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Finance Manager- FP&A - Procurement

Company: Kraft-Heinz
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

General information

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

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Date Published: 07-May-2024

Ref #: R-82271

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!

Finance Manager, FP&A - Procurement at a Glance....

The Finance Manager , FP&A - Procurement will run the monthly rituals & routines (including analysis and reporting), quarterly/ annual reviews, development of the strategic plan & yearlong productivity efforts for NA Procurement. The position will be key in driving efficiency and clarity in NA Procurement's performance. In addition, the position interacts with the ZBB, controllership and the operations group to support procurement initiatives.

What's on the menu?

  • Report to Lead, Procurement FP&A and provide end-to-end finance support to procurement function
  • Monthly actuals reporting and support on MPR (Performance Review) routines for Procurement and Operations FP&A
  • Partner with ZBB team, coordinate monthly forecast process and inputs with buyers to ensure accurate forecasting
  • Partner with Procurement to validate and monitor savings initiatives and ensure savings are correctly reported
  • Support Lead in ad hoc requests and quantifying financials that results in a clear message for leadership and buyers
  • Monitor contractual events (rebates, obligations, penalties) and hold clear, open lines of communication with Controllership team to ensure proper accounting
  • Responsible for strategic project tracking with local/global teams
  • Work with Procurement on contractual savings obligations
  • Roll-up detailed plans and check-point presentations to leadership

    Recipe for Success - apply now if this sounds like you!
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, Economics, Engineering or a related field
    • Strong technical (Data Analytics) and systems (SAP, Hyperion, Office 365) orientation desired
    • Analytical thinking with experience of working with large volume of data
    • Expert level efficiency in MS PowerQuery, PowerPivot, and PowerBI is a strong asset
    • Strong business acumen, interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
    • Ability to influence cross-functional team members
    • Motivated self-starter who can effectively work under pressure and manage multiple priorities
    • Team player who manages collaboratively with the ability to influence management, in some cases without authority
    • Exhibits strong analytical, written and verbal communication 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 , Finance Manager- FP&A - Procurement, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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