Manpower Group Senior Financial Analyst in Portland, Oregon

This position is responsible for SBU financial controlling functions and ensuring accurate financial reporting for his/her specific controlling area.


  • Responsible for accurate and timely accounting results related to specific controlling area (Projects/Service) in compliance with Vestas GAAP and Vestas SOX requirements.

  • Ensure compliance with Group reporting deadlines for closing process.

  • Interfaces with operations team to review and monitor accuracy of data impacting financial statements.

  • Perform duties in compliance with SOX requirements and ensure compliance from team members related to his/her controlling area.

  • Coordinate roll out of new finance related processes to accounting and operations teams as required.

  • Support Reporting and Compliance teams as required.

  • Provide data as required for annual and hard close audits.

  • Liaise with relevant departments at Group and SBU level as required.

  • Prepare commentary and analysis for monthly SBU commentary, RFC and budget commentary with input from operations team.

  • Perform monitoring to ensure that operations line organization is performing tasks in compliance with Group Guidelines and SOX documented processes.

  • Propose adjustments to financial postings as required to shared services team for processing.

  • Perform SAP tasks related to month end close related to specific controlling area

  • May be required to perform some low-risk controlling activities.


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting required. CPA preferred

  • 3-5 years of finance and accounting experience exhibiting solid progression in work experience including management of a team of professionals

  • Excellent knowledge of financial statements and accounting principles.

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team and in a matrix structure

  • Flexibility and adaptability

  • Strong Systems Skills, Excel, Power-point, SAP, Data Analysis

  • Highly flexible and embracing of change

What we offer

As a member of the Vestas team, we offer a competitive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry. Among the many amenities, we offer: healthcare; dental; vision; paid time off (PTO); generous 401(k) plan; tuition assistance; and much more.

It is the policy of Vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and individuals with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative within the People & Culture department.

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 83 GW of wind turbines in 75 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 73 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions.

Together with our customers, Vestas' more than 22,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at at and following us on social media channels.