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Senior Accountant- Global Consolidations

Company: Kraft-Heinz
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

General information

All posting locations: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Date Published: 21-May-2024

Ref #: R-82810

Description & Requirements

Here at Kraft Heinz, we grow our people to grow our business, because we believe that great people make great companies. When you join our table, you can expect access to an array of holistic wellness benefits* and perks, including medical, dental and vision coverage, 7% 401(k) matching, Business Resource Groups (BRGs) to help foster diversity, inclusion, and belonging for all employees, an industry-leading total rewards package that emphasizes a high discretionary bonus. *Benefits begin 30 days after hire for hourly employees, and immediately upon hire for salaried employees. Get a peek into life here at Kraft Heinz through our Instagram and TikTok channels!

Senior Accountant, Global Consolidations at a Glance....

The Senior Accountant, Global Consolidations is critical to consolidating the global results of Kraft Heinz on a monthly basis and assisting in preparing quarterly and annual SEC financial disclosures. This is a high-visibility role, which requires coordinating the flow of information from multiple business units located worldwide to the various global finance teams and upper management. In this role, you will work with an experienced team, in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Additionally, this role will assist in other significant projects, which vary based on our business transactions and priorities (e.g., acquisitions, divestitures, new accounting policies, new types of transactions, training initiatives, etc.).

What's on the menu?

  • Assisting with the monthly consolidation of global financials, involving intercompany transaction review and resolution
  • Assisting in preparing SEC financial filings, including 10-Ks and 10-Qs
  • Collaborating across our global organization to develop financial information and analysis supporting internal and external reporting needs
  • Evaluating the impacts of new accounting and reporting rules and assisting in implementation
  • Working with external auditors
  • Opportunities for ad hoc special projects related to financial reporting or new/developing accounting topics, M&A activity, accounting system updates, as required

    Recipe for Success - apply now if this sounds like you!
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA preferred
    • Minimum of 3 years of experience
    • Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) experience preferred
    • Public accounting experience with an emphasis in SEC engagements, or public company consolidations experience is a plus
    • Strong work-ethic, communication skills (written and verbal), and drive to learn
    • Detail-oriented and organized along with excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills
    • Ability to work efficiently and achieve results, while maintaining high quality
    • Excellent analytical, teamwork, and leadership skills

      About Us

      Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We're on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

      Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We're proud of where we've been - and even more thrilled about where we're headed - as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

      Why Us

      We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures - as we work together to lead the future of food.

      Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we're growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

      Office Collaboration & Hybrid Work Environment

      We believe our office environment fuels our collaboration, connection & community as an organization and allows our employees to grow toward greatness. We also believe providing a more flexible and agile model is essential in today's workplace. A majority of our office-based employees will be able to work remotely for up to two days each week. Additionally, employees who are subject to this hybrid model will be eligible to work from anywhere for up to six weeks in a rolling 12-month period (in maximum two-week increments and according to benefits and tax guidelines). Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in office depending on the role's responsibilities and requirements.

      Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact

Keywords: Kraft-Heinz, Chicago , Senior Accountant- Global Consolidations, Accounting, Auditing , Chicago, Illinois

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