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Senior Financial Analyst 

About the Organization 2ND ADVENTURE GROUP (2AG) - Brownells, Crow Shooting Supply,, Big Springs

At 2nd Adventure Group, we Empower the Spirit of Independence and Adventure. Our passion is connecting gunsmiths, firearm enthusiasts, collectors, hunters, competitors, and protectors with products that outfit and enhance their spirit of independence and adventure.

2AG brands are aligned to empower people to be inspired, educated, and outfitted for a lifetime of enjoying outdoor experiences and adventures. We believe the spirit of independence and adventure is a mindset - in the office, on the range, in the field or with your family. It is the foundation - and reason - for everything we do. Our companies include:

• BROWNELLS - the preeminent all-things-firearms company in the world. Founded in 1939 in Montezuma, IA, Brownells' storied history of connecting firearm and firearm accessory manufacturers with freedom-loving customers is unrivaled.
• CROW SHOOTING SUPPLY - our national wholesale distributor of firearms, ammunition reloading components and shooting accessories. We proudly serve retail gun shops, major sporting goods stores, gun clubs, shooting ranges and government agencies.
• AR15.COM - the world's largest online firearm community, proud to be the gathering place for firearm enthusiasts of all types.
• BIG SPRINGS SHOOTING COMPLEX - our premier shooting/hunting facility for law enforcement agencies, shooting clubs/camps, youth groups, private citizens, and 2AG EMPLOYEES!

• R.I.C.H. (Respect, Integrity, Courage, Honesty)
• Power of the Platform (collectively leveraging our unique brands)
• Purpose Driven Performance
• Relentless Creativity & Innovation

Put simply, our adventure is fun! If working in a fast-paced, hobby-based business where growth and exploring new frontiers every day excites you, then WE WANT YOU!  
Division Brownells  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  

Adventure Summary

Do you have a strong desire to combine your skills in financial planning and analysis with your passion for adventure? If you possess that adventurous mindset, willingness to step out of your comfort zone, and also excel at challenging assumptions, ultimately enabling a company’s ongoing financial health and ability to grow…APPLY NOW!

We are seeking a Senior Financial Analyst who will support all Brownells / 2nd Adventure Group businesses and departments. In this role, you will support a portfolio of businesses and will be responsible for monthly, quarterly, and annual finance submissions, as well as extensive modeling. You will develop new tracking and reporting templates and will prepare tools and processes for future planning and analysis. Strong partnership skills are critical for success in this role. The ideal Senior Financial Analyst is an experienced professional with a proven ability to work independently and make strategic recommendations to senior leadership.


Benefits You Will Enjoy

  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Health, Dental, and Vision packages to fit your needs
  • Additional voluntary supplemental insurance plans
  • Fully-vested 401(k) company match
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Career Pathing Program
  • “At cost” employee discount
  • Full range access at our Big Springs Shooting Complex
  • Opportunity to work alongside people who are passionate about adventure and the outdoors!


What You Will Do

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Drive the annual operating plan, forecast, and conduct analyses (variance, simulations, etc.)
  • Partner with Controller to manage capital forecasts and cash flow projections
  • Prepare and present presentation decks for finance and business executives
  • Provide financial guidance and strategic decision support to the business team by developing a strong understanding of each new business being developed, collaborating with internal and external partners, and gaining agreement with key stakeholders
  • Help establish and enhance the long-term financial planning processes which may include capital planning related to new business operations, start-up and ongoing operational expenses, and support for revenue generating commercial activities
  • Construct complex financial models in support of initiatives and identify key business issues or opportunities for senior leader discussion and path forward
  • Effectively communicate planning, financial evaluation, and analysis with both internal and external clientele
  • Work comfortably and confidently to translate ambiguity into clear initiatives
  • Engage partners across the organization to find solutions
  • Own the business-case process assisting with WACC and NPV analyses


What You Will Need

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, MIS, or related field required
  • MBA or master’s degree in finance or related field highly preferred
  • Ideally 5+ years of relevant professional experience, especially FP&A / consolidation experience


Knowledge & Skills

  • Ability to drive results through a proactive approach to problem solving, strong detail orientation, and great partnership skills
  • Strong consultation, persuasion and influencing skills to support communication of new business needs
  • Attention to detail, ability to multi-task and work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability leveraging strong financial acumen to analyze and develop complex pro formas and other models
  • Ability to synthesize financial information into a concise story and communicate it effectively, leveraging strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer/systems skills; proven advanced Excel modeling and PowerPoint skills required


Physical Demands

Sedentary work. Sedentary work involves lifting no more than 10 pounds at a time and occasionally lifting or carrying articles like docket files, ledgers, and small tools. Although a sedentary job is defined as one which involves sitting, a certain amount of walking and standing is often necessary in carrying out job duties. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required occasionally, and other sedentary criteria are met.


Physical Hazards – Health and Safety Concerns

  • General office environments
  • Ergonomics


Where You’ll Be Located

Grinnell, Iowa


Live Your Adventure!

Brownells is a subsidiary of 2nd Adventure Group. At 2nd Adventure Group, our mission is to provide a platform to connect people with their passions. Our brands are aligned to empower people to be inspired, educated, and outfitted for a lifetime of enjoying and sharing the spirit of adventure. Our sister companies include: Crow Shooting Supply, Sinclair International,, W.L. Baumler Co. and Big Springs Range Complex.


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. In addition, the employer may consider whether the individual applying for or holding the position is qualified. There are two steps involved in this determination. The first concerns whether the applicant or current employee satisfies the prerequisites for the position. The second step involves whether or not the person can perform the essential functions with or without reasonable accommodation.

EOE Statement Brownells, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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