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General information

All posting locations: Don Mills, Ontario, Canada

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Department: 03 - 21 - Planning and Performance Management (PPM) - Commercial

Date Published: 27-Jan-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Role Overview

The Category Finance Analyst is a key member of a cross-functional category team- leading the achievement of portfolio performance objectives via preparation- analysis and reporting of forecasts- month-ends and business proposals.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor business performance through analysis of portfolio forecasts- month-end results- and review of significant variances
  • Support the financial forecasts cycle through the rituals and routines
  • Support the Category Finance Manager in the financial analysis on all major portfolio initiatives (product launches- pricing- trade opportunities) to evaluate assumptions and assess financial risks and returns
  • Seek opportunities to improve planning/analysis/processes to provide high level of service in the most efficient as well as effective manner
  • Maintenance of the business cadences


Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance- accounting- engineering- economics- mathematics or related areas is required
  • Demonstrated strong analytical skills and broad business acumen
  • Experience in Financial Planning Analysis- Forecasting and Accounting Principles
  • Experience in pricing and investment analysis (ROI / NPV) and scenario analysis is considered an asset
  • Ability to work autonomously and think independently
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Strong understanding of finance statements
  • CPA or working towards is considered an asset


About The Kraft Heinz Company

The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC) is the third-largest food and beverage company in North America and the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world- with eight $1 billion+ brands. A globally trusted producer of delicious foods- The Kraft Heinz Company provides high quality- great taste and nutrition for all eating occasions whether at home- in restaurants or on the go. The Company’s iconic brands include KraftHeinz- ABC- Capri SunClassicoJell-OKool-Aid- Lunchables- Maxwell House- Ore-Ida- Oscar Mayer- Philadelphia- Planters- PlasmonQuero- Weight Watchers Smart Ones and Velveeta. The Kraft Heinz Company is dedicated to the sustainable health of our people- our planet and our Company. For more information- visit www.kraftheinzcompany.com.

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