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General information

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

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Department: 03 - 22 - Planning and Performance Management (PPM) - Operations

Date Published: 11-Jan-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing all Operations ZBB spend across the US
  • P&L responsibility for Operations Central costs
  • Maintain financial reporting cadence (monthly) with US Ops stakeholders including actuals and forecasting; present monthly financial results to Operations President and CFO and Global ZBB leadership
  • Provide insights on entity level forecasts and budgets using cost drivers- benchmark analysis- and other KPIs to drive KHC business decisions
  • Collaborate with all Ops entities to establish the bottoms-up budget for the following year; analyze year-over-year spend and KHC initiatives to determine the best areas to invest within the Operations function
  • Support the Quality organization as the primary Finance support; present financial results and initiatives to the Head of NA Quality monthly
  • Support ZBB finance manager on ad hoc requests


  • BS in Finance- Accounting or Business Administration required or Engineering degree with finance experience; MBA preferred
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in Finance/Accounting required
  • Investment banking- private equity- consulting- FP&A- commercial finance experience preferred
  • Experience using Microsoft products (Excel- PowerPoint)- SAP suites- Tableau- and Alteryx
  • Excel mastery paired with analytical curiosity
  • Confident communication – must have the ability to communicate within peer group and with senior leadership
  • Independent learner with a sense of urgency and works well under pressure

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity