Finance Analyst - Digital Transformation

at  Kraft Heinz Company

London, England, United Kingdom - 00000

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Immediate29 Aug, 2022Not Specified30 May, 2022N/ACommunication Skills,TechnologyNoNo
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Description:

ABOUT US

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.
No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS

We’re in the midst of a digital revolution and are looking for a finance professional to join the International Digital Transformation team based here in London and partner with the team to identify- evaluate and prioritise the areas where we should invest to grow our digital capabilities. Get ready for a lot of exposure to senior colleagues across the international zone! This role presents the opportunity to champion the ‘digital revolution’ that we want to drive at Kraft Heinz- helping all of our business move to a digital first approach and realise the power of technology to transform.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance- Accounting- or Business Administration- or equivalent experience.
  • 3+years’ experience with finance- Capital or Project planning- approval requests- tracking and analysis in support of an operating function (i.e. IT- Supply Chain- Facilities)
  • Strong working knowledge of accounting concepts and month-end close
  • Experience with ProjectNow- Microsoft office or Power BI software preferred
  • Advanced Excel
  • Proven ability to work and think independently- interpret and exercise professional judgment- and creatively problem solve
  • Strong influencing skills and ability to positively and sensitively work with all team members
  • Excellent work ethic with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills and strong ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong ability to multi-task with excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to overcome challenges in remote working areas such as overseas locations- cultural differences- split time-zones to ensure positive interactions

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for partnering with the leadership team to prioritize the portfolio and subsequently work with Project Managers with preparation of quality business-cases- monthly forecasting and monitoring compliance
  • Act as primary contact for capital appropriation approval process and monthly financial routines
  • Responsible for streamlining- driving efficiencies & building analytics to continuously improve all financial results and processes
  • Ensure timelines- budget and quality of project deliverables are monitored and non-compliance communicated to Key Stakeholders for monthly KPI analysis
  • Work closely with the IT PPM team to ensure clear alignment on spend of both Capex and Opex funding
  • Budget spend of a total portfolio of $8-10MM (Capex) and ZBB spend of $1.5-2MM
  • Evaluation of transformation ideas from across the zone
  • Ability to define metrics to track value and ensure we are measuring value at the correct stages
  • Cost forecasting and analysis of spend trends
  • Responsible for assisting PM’s in preparing and gaining approval of Capital Appropriation requests- collaborating with Business Unit Budget Planning and Global Capex leads
  • Monitor- consolidate- analyze and provide real-time and agreed periodical financial reporting of the Digital Transformation portfolio
  • Setting up and running the value realization stream to ensure that projects are delivering the value they promised
  • Preparation of Monthly Reporting routines and Management presentations


REQUIREMENT SUMMARY

Min:N/AMax:5.0 year(s)

Financial Services

Accounts / Finance / Tax / CS / Audit

Finance

Graduate

Finance accounting or business administration or equivalent experience

Proficient

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London, United Kingdom