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Sr. Manager - Reporting- Global (SAP Central Finance)

Company: Kraft-Heinz
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

General information

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

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Date Published: 10-Sep-2023

Ref #: R-74407

Description & Requirements

About the Position

We are seeking a skilled Analytics lead to join our Finance Digital Transformation journey. In this role- you will be part of the S/4 Hana Central Finance implementation by providing Reporting and Analytics expertise. You will lead the Finance team and the System Integration partner- closely with senior stakeholders in business & IT- into requirements gathering- solutioning and delivery of the new platform. The lead provides input into project plan- status reporting- management of project controls- ensure quality delivery in their respective area. Engage with subject matter experts in the business throughout the project to ensure solution will meet business needs.

The reporting lead is responsible for gathering the business requirements consequently creating a connection between Central Finance and KHC current data lake (Snowflake/Azure) fulfilling the business demand for management reports. During the project- this role will lead the analytics agenda working closely with the IT leads across the regions to make sure requirements and CFIN reporting functionalities are being met. There is a need to take an international approach but to tailor to local requirements where needed.

Responsibilities (Duties that must be performed on a regular basis):

  • Creates a successful link between the Finance/GBS organization needs and the technical aspects of the Central Finance Modules implementation with the IT Team.

    • Provides functional expertise- hands-on delivery- customizations- guidance- presentation- and training on SAP functionality- as the starting point for train the trainer.
    • Remove any impediments preventing the team from making progress
    • Map business requirements- processes- and objectives and develop necessary product modifications
    • Conduct complex and interactive solutioning workshops.
    • Conducts testing cycle with the business

      • Maintains relationships with business process owners and acquire sign-offs as applicable

        Requirements :

        Please kindly note that you need to have an EU Working Permit (Orientation Year Visa not included) in order to proceed for this position.

        • Experience: 5 + years of experience working in Reporting & Analytics combined with experience in Finance and Accounting
        • Analytics experience is a must: Data Lake (Snowflake and Azure)- Tableau or Power BI

          • Experience in working in a large global FMCG company
          • A forward- strategic thinker that can help craft the way their business process or domain operates in the future
          • A Subject Matter Expert (SME) in their domain with a solid understanding of how the existing business works or strong knowledge in functional skillset
          • Great communicator - written and verbal
          • Has foresight to see issues- and risks in their domain- and have the courage to escalate where required

            If you possess the required skills and experience and you are enthusiastic about leading SAP Central Finance implementation and driving transformation solutions- we invite you to join our team and contribute to our success.

            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

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