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Caterpillar Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.

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Position Title: Accountant -Financial Analyst

Job Location: Bangalore , KA- India

Job Profile Summary

We are seeking a skilled Financial Analyst to join our team who will have the opportunity to champion our Global Finance Transformation from our new Center of Excellence.

This is an exciting opportunity supporting Caterpillar's Digital division. This role involves financial systems related report development & maintenance, finance & accounting related data analytics and project management. It requires strong business partnering on changing requirements and providing insights to leadership.


Job Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
  • Support on management reporting activities for month end closing, P&L/cost analysis, forecasting, profitability walks, headcount analysis, leadership presentations
  • Experience with or ability to quickly learn Axiom, Caterpillar Digital's Reporting and Analytics tool
  • Perform Axiom related activities covering building file groups, tables, SQL jobs, new reports, updating data/dimension tables and posting data modifications in support of changing business requirements
  • Develop/enhance/maintain dashboards working with large databases and advanced reporting tools such as Power Query and Power BI
  • Partner with leadership to provide analytics & insights and develop as a subject matter expert on Caterpillar Digital finance & accounting

Process Transition & Improvement:
  • Perform the tasks related to the transition of the projects in line with COE scope of work, timelines, business requirements and defined metrics/KPIs
  • Participate in knowledge transfer sessions, defining and owning the documentation (instruction manuals and scorecards/trackers)
  • Partner with multiple global stakeholders on day-to-day operations
  • Identify and leverage on tools and technologies to transform processes
  • Drive continuous improvement via simplification, standardization and automation
  • Embed change management best practices

Background/Experience/Skills & Capabilities
  • Proven experience in financial systems like Axiom, Power BI and/or other similar financial tools, financial & management reporting, FP&A, and business processes
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to interpret complex financial data, trends and patterns
  • Excellent customer service skills working in a global environment with multiple stakeholders to drive outcomes
  • Self-starter, works well independently and in a team, with excellent communication skills
  • Experience in process transitions and transformations in a virtual environment
  • Ability to quickly learn Caterpillar management reporting methodology and knowledge about products, suppliers, and consumers
  • CA, CMA or MBA Finance with 5-7 years of progressive experience

Additional Information
  • Work timings 2 p.m. to 11p.m. IST
  • Work from office
  • IC (individual contributor) role

Additional Information:

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals, including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

Posting Dates:

April 15, 2024 - April 21, 2024

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

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