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Senior Financial Risk Management Analyst

Job Requisition ID:  36823

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,500 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2019 revenues of approximately $9.3 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA

Role Description

Analyst position with 3-5 years work experience who has powerful data analytics capability and has a strong growth mindset, especially in becoming more externally focused. The ideal candidate would come in and not only learn about the Treasury department and how it impacts other areas of the company, but also work with external partners and broker that market insight into the organization. Through reporting and analytics, this analyst would be in a unique position to have a broad understanding of Treasury from a foundational level and has the opportunity to either specialize as he/she grows within the department, or be able to take those skills to another department as a strong Treasury ambassador.


•    Perform critical reporting, provide complex modeling, and prepare presentations for senior management for Financial Risk Management (FRM), including: 
•    Evaluate, recommend, and execute trading strategy across Cash Flow Programs for Foreign Exchange (FX) and/or Commodities, serving as lead trader interfacing with banking counterparties
•    Monitor, analyze, recommend, and execute trades for the FX Balance Sheet program 
•    Coordinate with various departments and support cross-functional discussions to ensure continued improvement of all hedging programs
•    Perform ad hoc analysis across any of the FRM programs including Commodities, Cash Flow FX, Balance Sheet, Interest Rate and Cross-Currency Swaps
•    Ensure compliance with all Key and Non-Key Controls associated with FRM which are performed on a monthly and quarterly basis
•    Assist in implementation of new tools and solutions to improve efficiency and effectiveness across Treasury
•    Interact externally with Banks and Risk Management Platforms to both extract market insight and broker connections to the broader Eastman organization
•    Co-pilot ad-hoc projects across Treasury and act as liaison across other departments of the organization to collaborate through the “One Voice of Treasury”

Education and/or Experience

•    Accounting, Finance, or Math degree required
•    3-5 years of financial analysis experience preferred
•    Passed Level 1 of the CFA is a plus
•    MBA is a plus

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

Nearest Major Market: Asheville
Nearest Secondary Market: Knoxville

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