Unilever NA SC Finance Analyst in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Description: Finance Analyst - Supply Chain, North America

Location: New Jersey- Englewood Cliffs, United States

OUR GROWTH IS POWERED BY PLANTS, OUR FUTURE IS POWERED BY YOU

Do you know your Kale from your Quinoa or the difference between a Flexitarian to a Regenerative Grazer? If yes, we are looking for top talent that are passionate foodies that also believe in the power of the plants for an exciting new movement within the Food Industry.

The Background

In 2015 the Spreads division created a new standalone company, the Baking, Cooking and Spreads (BCS) organization that changed from operating as a Global Brand Led Organization. It was an enabler to break down silos, to be more marketing facing and consumer connected. It unleashed a new leaner and more agile organization with an experienced cross-functional leadership team with full accountability for the brands P&L.

So What Next?

On Friday 15 th December, it was announced that Unilever was to sell the Spreads business to KKR and the transfer of ownership is expected to take place in July 2018. KKR are committed to supporting the business’ growth ambition, while continuing to follow Unilever’s responsible sourcing policies, including working towards the goal of sourcing 100 per cent sustainable palm oil by 2019.”

Role Overview:

Support NA Procurement Head & RM Procurement Manager in coordination of procurement resources and leveraging global and cluster supplier network to deliver on supply chain and North American and global targets

Description: Finance Analyst - Supply Chain, North AmericaLocation: New Jersey- Englewood Cliffs, United StatesOUR GROWTH IS POWERED BY PLANTS, OUR FUTURE IS POWERED BY YOUDo you know your Kale from your Quinoa or the difference between a Flexitarian to a Regenerative Grazer? If yes, we are looking for top talent that are passionate foodies that also believe in the power of the plants for an exciting new movement within the Food Industry.The BackgroundIn 2015 the Spreads division created a new standalone company, the Baking, Cooking and Spreads (BCS) organization that changed from operating as a Global Brand Led Organization. It was an enabler to break down silos, to be more marketing facing and consumer connected. It unleashed a new leaner and more agile organization with an experienced cross-functional leadership team with full accountability for the brands P&L.So What Next?On Friday 15thDecember, it was announced that Unilever was to sell the Spreads business to KKR and the transfer of ownership is expected to take place in July 2018. KKR are committed to supporting the business’ growth ambition, while continuing to follow Unilever’s responsible sourcing policies, including working towards the goal of sourcing 100 per cent sustainable palm oil by 2019.”Role Overview:Support NA Procurement Head & RM Procurement Manager in coordination of procurement resources and leveraging global and cluster supplier network to deliver on supply chain and North American and global targets

The Supply Chain Finance Assoc. Manager - NA Logistics role will report to the NA Supply Chain Finance Manager. Key interactions are:

· SC Logistics Team

· SCFS Team

· Head of Supply Chain

Key Responsibilities

Logistics Cost of NA which includes Inbound, Primary & Secondary Transportation and Warehousing

Key Accountabilities

· Logistics Cost actual reporting and forecast

· Logistics Cost Controlling

· Cost reporting and challenging

· Prepare monthly reports for Logistics with impactful analysis to understand cost drivers

· Improve the Logistics forecast accuracy through understanding of cost drivers/ flows

Leadership Behaviours

Standards of leadership applicable for this role are listed below in order of importance:

· Accountability and responsibility;

· Analytics/leverage mastery

· Growth mindset;

· Bias for action;

Requirements

· Over 5 years of experience in financial, operational and business partnering roles

· Excellent analytical and communication skills with ability to respond under pressure

· Experience of working in cross functional teams within a matrix environment desirable

· Ability to influence senior stakeholders.

· Meticulous nature and good attention to detail

· Flexible and open minded, quick to adapt to changing requirements

Job: Finance

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Englewood Cliffs-Englewood Cliffs -700 Sylvan

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Jun-13-2018

Req ID: 180007F3