Position Title: Analyst, Operations Finance - Food
Reports to: Sr. Manager, Operations Finance
Location: Atlanta, GA
This position will report to the Senior Finance Manager and support Supply Chain in providing timely and accurate financial information. The position also supports the Finance team in meeting organizational goals, deliverables, and deadlines.
Assistance with month-end close, including preparation of journal entries and GL account reconciliations
Responsible for updating monthly inflation and variance tracking for commodities
Validate monthly Sourcing productivity savings and new projects savings
Generate various financial analyses reports for Monthly Ops reviews : Corporate/Divisional/ESOP reviews
Assist in the preparation of strategic plan, annual budget, and forecasting
Support internal/external audit requirements on a quarterly/annual basis
Participate and provide financial support in the annual standard cost roll process
Develop and update meaningful metrics and reporting tools that can facilitate decision-making
Ad hoc projects as assigned
Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
A minimum of 1-3 years of relevant Accounting , Finance or related field.
Ability to work in an organized, detailed manner under tight deadlines.
Advanced knowledge of Excel (lookup formulas) and working knowledge of other Microsoft Office products.
Prior experience in Hyperion and SAP desirable.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and assignments simultaneously
Self-motivated in achieving goals and completing routine tasks
Consumer Products Industry Experience a plus
Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.