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:

Required:

  • 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

Preferred:

  • Experience with SAP

  • Consumer goods industry experience

  • Costing/manufacturing background

  • 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

Location: CA-Ontario-Mississauga

Requisition ID: FIN002184

Job Function: Finance & Accounting

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Nov 4, 2017, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No