Financial Analyst in Des Moines, IA at TMC Transportation

Date Posted: 6/13/2024

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Job Description



TMC Transportation is the nation’s largest employee-owned, open deck transportation company. Founded in 1972, and headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, TMC provides expert transportation services and supply-chain management solutions throughout the 48 contiguous states.  At TMC Transportation, we value both hard work and work-life balance. As an employee-owned company, our employees have a direct and invested interest in the ongoing success of the business.  We offer employees stability and a place to thrive in their careers. We encourage employees to find purpose and make a difference; we offer multiple development plans and career advancement opportunities.  We want employees to be engaged and to participate in our mission.  If you’re seeking a rewarding career at a dynamic company built on integrity, innovation and dedication to quality and customer service, then join us on our journey to Destination: Excellence.

 TMC Offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employee Ownership - ESOP!


TMC Transportation has an immediate full-time opening for a Financial Analyst working out of our office in Des Moines, Iowa.



The primary functions of a Financial Analyst are to support day-to-day Accounting functions, prepare and interpret financial reports, and provide in-depth financial and variance analysis for the Company.



  • Prepare and review various detailed financial reports and discuss results with Company Leadership
  • Analyze fluctuations for reasonableness and explain variations and trends
  • Interpret data, analyze results, and use data visualization techniques that tell the story behind the data
  • Develop reporting on key financial and operational metrics for the organization
  • Identify and analyze cost saving opportunities
  • Analyze business processes and transaction flows to identify inefficiencies and implement solutions
  • Assist in the development of financial projections and forecasts
  • Lead and manage Accounting related IT projects, including design and implementation.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Excel
  • Workday experience preferred
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced work environment
  • Detail oriented and accuracy-focused
  • Display excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in leveraging technology to gain efficiencies
  • Ability to be a self-starter and proactively identify solutions to issues