Kellogg Senior Financial Analyst, Marketing & Innovation - Mississauga, Canada in MISSISSAUGA, Ontario
GROW WITH US as a Senior Financial Analyst, Marketing & Innovation at Kellogg Canada! Enrich yourself as you work for a company that delights the world through foods and brands that matter. Lead with us as you build your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork. Together we will shape a stronger future for our company and your career.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will manage the ongoing relationship with Marketing & Innovation teams to ensure their plans are aligned with strategic and financial objectives. In this role you will work alongside the Marketing & Innovation teams to effectively deliver Brand Strategies and provide timely and accurate Profit and Loss Statements (P&L’s) and analyses. You will be part of our success by:
Driving short-term and long-term financial objectives of the senior leadership team by providing financial analysis and insights on innovation and ad-hoc projects
Influencing the manner in which the innovation plans adhere to company top and bottom-line strategic and financial targets
Working alongside Supply Chain, Sales Strategy, Innovation Marketing and Brand Marketing to identify new opportunities to improve profitability of proposed projects
Acting as key financial business partner to the Marketing team, driving alignment across financial and commercial objectives
Participating in annual financial planning process for the marketing organization, calibrating/influencing brand growth targets and brand investment levels
Identifying risks, opportunities and insights to help improve top-line, mix and profitability
Performing post-analysis on innovation and promotion launches and providing insights leading to action
Delivering accurate innovation and brand reporting to the Marketing team, senior leadership team and corporate headquarters
WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?
As well as a hunger to learn and succeed, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:
University Degree in Business/Finance
Proven track record of being able to handle multiple priorities and work well under pressure
Proven accounting/finance experience with a primary focus in budgeting/forecasting/financial analysis
Strong leadership, team player and communication skills
Proven capability to communicate and influence with all levels of organization effectively
Exceptional analytical, strategic business thinking and problem solving skills.
Effective time management and results-oriented and able to multi-task efficiently and effectively
Proficient in Microsoft Office: Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Experience with SAP
Consumer goods industry experience
CGA, CMA, or CA Designation
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
At Kellogg Canada we take great pride in our comprehensive total rewards program. This program is an important way of recognizing the value and contribution of our employees.
Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants.
Title: Senior Financial Analyst, Marketing & Innovation - Mississauga, Canada
Requisition ID: FIN002184
Job Function: Finance & Accounting
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Nov 4, 2017, 10:59:00 PM
Relocation Assistance: No