Hiring: Analyst



Cordoba Music Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of acoustic and electric guitars, ukuleles, basses and musical instrument accessories. Some of CMG’s brands include Cordoba Guitars, Guild Guitars, DeArmond and HumiCase, which are internationally distributed and played by a wide range of musicians. Cordoba is the largest supplier of nylon string guitars and ukuleles in U.S. retail chains, online retailers, and independent dealers across the USA. Guild is an iconic brand of acoustic and electric guitar instruments with roots going back to the early 50’s. Other CMG brands include Savarez, and Aquila, of which CMG is the largest importer and U.S. distributor. The company’s main campus is in Oxnard, CA where distribution and manufacturing facilities are based. CMG also has offices and distribution facilities in Santa Monica, CA, Europe, and China.


Cordoba is seeking a talented and energetic individual to fill the position of Analyst. This individual will work with top executives of the company to optimize areas of the business during a period of rapid growth and expansion.  Areas of focus will include Pricing, Sales analysis and Demand Planning.  The Analyst will be a key member of the team that shapes future strategy.  If you are looking to solve problems and blaze trails in the musical instrument business, we would love to talk to you.


What you’ll do:

Report to Management on topics related to standard cost, manufacturing variances and inventories, and topics related to KPI’s

Monitors and analyzes monthly production and performance against budget

Analysis of brand and product line performance, gross margin, and inventory turn

Inventory movement and resource planning in North America and Europe Distribution Centers



Hands-on knowledge and experience working in any major ERP (SAP, Sage, Oracle, etc.  Sage preferred)

Strong understanding of applicable mathematical concepts as they relate to accounting concepts, analysis of variance, and cost analysis

Manufacturing costing experience preferred

Proficient Knowledge of MS Office required and advanced knowledge of MS Excel

Excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask and manage details

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Excellent teamwork and follow up skills


CMG is offering a competitive salary, bonus, medical, dental, vision insurance, and 401K plan for a well-qualified and ambitious individual. This position can work remotely or in the office if candidate is local.  Please send your resume to Monica Byrd, Director of Human Resources at mbyrd@cordobamusicgroup.com with “Analyst” as the subject.



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