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Sr Accountant, US Controllers Group

Company: Kraft Heinz Company
Location: Chicago
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Sr Accountant, US Controllers Group page is loaded Sr Accountant, US Controllers Group Apply locations Chicago, IL time type Full time posted on Posted Yesterday job requisition id R-70102 About Us T he Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We're a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands. -No matter the brand, we're united under one vision: -To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we're transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion - and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen - there's only one thing to do: join our table and let's make life delicious!Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy & CollaborationWe're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level - from entry-level intern to senior leader - to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners - to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz - which we apply to every situation, every day. As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You're expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level - and you'll be rewarded. You're given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won't do it alone. You're supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.Job Description Our Accounting team is looking for a Senior Accountant in the US Controller's Group to assist with the monthly financial statement close process and preparation of consolidated financial statements for all of the US business units. As a Senior Accountant, you will prepare monthly reports and interface with Business Unit personnel in order to review and understand local operations, metrics, and consolidated results. You will also help ensure the appropriate execution of internal controls and policy/procedures governing operational and transactional accounting. Responsibilities: --- Perform accounting and reporting tasks to support the month end close which includes: entering transactions, preparing journal entries, reconciling balance sheet accruals and assisting with analytical reviews of consolidated results -
--- Partner with Business Units to ensure all activity has been accurately recorded in the general ledger -
--- Support all financial related audits including compliance, client, internal and external audits and SOX
--- Maintains processes and procedures to ensure accounting, reporting and controls are in compliance with US GAAP and Kraft Heinz policies
--- Development of new processes as needed by the business to support growth, strategy shifts, and/or "continuous improvement initiatives" Minimum Qualifications:
--- Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Accounting or Finance
--- CPA or CMA preferred
--- Minimum 2-4 years of general accounting experience in a complex environment
--- Public accounting experience with a Big 4 or large regional firm a plus
--- SAP experience a plus
--- Superior written and oral communication skills
--- Ability to produce high quality work in ambiguous environments, analytically interpret financial information and improve business processes
--- Highly conscientious and proactively seeks to add value
--- Optimistic attitude and creative problem solver
--- Advanced abilities in Excel and PowerPoint -
--- Technology savvy with demonstrated ability to learn systems and processes quickly Location(s)Chicago/Aon CenterKraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance. Similar Jobs (4) Senior Accountant, Product Costing - Internal Manufacturing locations Chicago, IL time type Full time posted on Posted Yesterday Sr Accountant, Manufacturing Financial Reporting and Analytics locations Chicago, IL time type Full time posted on Posted 30+ Days Ago About Us INCLUSION MATTERS TO USEveryone is welcome at our table. In fact, we thrive on learning and growing from our diverse backgrounds and perspectives.Doesn't matter who you are, where you're from, or who makes your heart sing. We want you to show up as your authentic self, excited to work with amazing colleagues to solve complex challenges and innovate in an ever-changing industry. -We're committed to:

  • Hiring and growing talent from diverse backgrounds and perspectives.
    • Growing our Business Resource Groups - vibrant, celebrated communities that enhance our business through thought leadership employee engagement and professional development opportunities.
      • Providing our managers and leaders high quality learning experiences to explore how to foster inclusion and belonging.

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