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Kellogg Associate Director, Finance in CHICAGO, Illinois

As Associate Director Finance you will act as the key finance business partner responsible for creating strategic vision along with day to day delivery of company business and financial objectives. Ensuring visibility into financial opportunities, integrity of our financial statements, and viable financial solutions for our in-market investment and execution. While you are at it you will be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and be an integral part of a cross functional commercial team. In addition, together we will build a stronger future for our company and your career.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

Strategic Planning – In this role you’ll lead strategic planning, help define investment posture, and key components of strategic planning process. We are looking for someone with both a strategic mindset and the ability to work in the details.

Cross Functional Leadership – You will partner with Category teams, the sales teams, and other functions alike to develop and execute value added plans for business. At Kellogg, collaboration is key.

Costing, Forecasting and Analysis – Your financial acumen will drive our future with confidence. You will lead special project work and post event analysis. You will also be a key contributor into the planning and forecast processes. Understanding the future impact of today’s choices is a key component of success in this role.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Finance/Business related field and/or significant related work experience

  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook)

  • Attention to detail and strong analytical, decision making, and communication skills

  • Practical experience understanding the link between business issues and P&L/Cash Flow

  • Commercial Finance experience

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with SAP-specific financial planning systems

  • Pivots and large data manipulation ability

  • Proficient knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and other financial planning systems

  • CPG experience

WHAT’S NEXT

It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.com/

THE FINER PRINT

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Associate Director, Finance

Location: USA-CA-Solana Beach

Other Locations: USA-IL-Chicago, USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: FIN003869

Job Function: Finance & Accounting

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Nov 14, 2020, 9:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes

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