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Amy Mendez | Elance
 
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Amy Mendez

Financial Planning and Analysis Manager/Strategist
   United States
  |   Boulder , CO
  |  4:23 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $38

Financial planning manager with 5+ years of experience in strategy development and decision support at two Fortune 500 companies. Demonstrates a record of achievement in advocating for business objectives with internal and external partners. Well-versed at working with cross-functional teams to achieve short- and long-term goals.

Strengths include:

Customer Focus | Continuous Improvement | Thought Leadership | Teamwork | Problem Solving

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Portfolio

Engaged CEO and senior leadership to develop strategic plans for presentation to the...
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BALL CORPORATION, Broomfield, CO February 2012 -Present
Manager, North American Metal Beverage Division Financial Planning and Analysis
Manage a team of three Senior Financial Analysts to deliver quarterly financial statement forecasts, annual operating plans, 3-year strategic outlooks and month-end reporting and analysis for $3+ billion revenue manufacturing business.
Engaged senior management to set operating earnings and cash flow targets for FYE 2012 and FYE 2013.
Manage budgeting and review/approval process for $135MM capital spending budget.
Leverage Hyperion reporting tools to create scorecards used by senior management across functions to track performance of annual operating plan objectives.
Developed forecasting methodology and reports for operating earnings impact of multiple hedging programs (aluminum, utilities), resulting in improved organizational understanding of program efficacy.

WAL-MART STORES, INC., Bentonville, AR May 2006-August 2006; June 2007-February 2012
Senior Manager, Samís Club Strategy (August 2009-February 2012)
Engaged CEO and senior leadership to develop strategic plans for presentation to the Walmart Board of Directors and external financial analysts and to set sales and gross profit targets for FYE 2011 and FYE 2012 for $45+ billion revenue retail business.
Developed recommendations for merchandise product portfolio optimization.
Earned a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt by improving feature item sales forecasting.
Senior Manager,...

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Employment

Ball Corporation
Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis
2012 - 2013
BALL CORPORATION, Broomfield, CO February 2012 -Present Manager, North American Metal Beverage Division Financial Planning and Analysis Manage a team of three Senior Financial Analysts to deliver...

Education

Indiana University
Master of Business Administration
2005 - 2007
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Keywords

INDIANA UNIVERSITY
KELLEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (2007) Master of Business Administration in Finance UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
FULBRIGHT COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES (1998) Bachelor of Science in Biology
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