• Financial Analyst

    Job Division Guardian Glass
    REF. 2018-3226
    US-MI-Auburn Hills
    Strategy & Business Development
    Position Type (Portal Searching)
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview



    Who is Guardian Industries?


    When you are looking at a city’s skyline or the grilles on the latest cars and trucks, chances are you’re seeing our products. Through Guardian Glass, a Guardian Industries company, we make high- performance, energy efficient glass for homes and buildings. SRG Global™, a Guardian Industries company, makes automotive trim products that define a vehicle’s DNA and help improve fuel efficiency. 

    And perhaps most of all, we make the ideas, formulas and processes that make these products possible. Guardian Industries is 18,000 people working to make products that improve people’s lives!


    Guardian Industries is seeking you to become our next Financial Analyst.




    A Day In The Life Typically Includes

    • Model Ownership & Upgrades – Learn to administer and own a suite of microeconomic models and be responsible for timely updates, creative upgrades, and ensuring they are repositories of best knowledge
    • Capital Support – Support the company’s structured capital project process by learning to model the company’s capital consumed framework, learning glass industry mental models, and learning the capital process
    • Knowledge Systems & Analysis – Learn and use internal and external systems & information sources to support the Business Development team, the global capabilities, and the regional businesses with structured & ad hoc analysis
    • Economic Thinking – Learn Koch’s unique blend of finance, marketing, & microeconomics that generates superior results
    • Exposure – This team’s work supports decisions made at the highest level of the company
    • Thought Partnership – Key concept to make the work better; it’s common to grab another analyst/manager, etc. to help talk through & frame up projects/analyses/concepts on ubiquitous glass white boards
    • Development – We develop strong economic thinkers to deploy into our businesses & global capabilities

    What You Will Need

    • Microsoft Office – A working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel
    • Finance – Ability to quickly learn the company’s P&L and learn to use & construct financial statements as decision support tools  
    • Systems – Ability to quickly learn internal and external knowledge systems to frame up and perform a variety of analysis  
    • Commitment – You’re committed to getting the job done, to doing high quality work, and to learning as much as you can along the way
    • Proactive – You help construct the path forward on analysis & projects, can work independently within a framework, and proactively seek best knowledge
    • Humility – You welcome & solicit respectful challenge to make your work better; you’re good, but not afraid to say “I don’t know” and can listen to & learn from others; and you’re not above slogging through reports and data to find good information
    • Energy – You bring an energetic approach and a positive attitude to the work
    • Enthusiasm – You’re excited about the work & look for the stretch assignments that grow your capability

    Qualifications and Education Requirements

    • Bachelor’s degree in Finance desired; degrees in other Business disciplines considered with the right skills
    • 6 months-2 years of experience working in a business environment; can be full time, part time, or internships
    • Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite in a business or academic setting; especially Excel
    • Critical thinking skills
    • Advanced Excel
    • Previous spreadsheet modeling experience

    What do we have to offer?

    What do we have to offer?


    If you have been looking for an environment where people are valued, entrepreneurial spirit is boundless and opportunities for success are based on merit, and if you want to add value to your company, then Guardian Industries may be the place for you.



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