Financial Analyst

Nestle International Solon , OH 44139

Posted 6 days ago

Foods people love. Brands people trust. And a career that nourishes your future like no other.

If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, Nestl is the place for you. Nestl USA is one of seven operating companies that make up Nestl's presence in the United States. We're in 97% of American homes, and as the leading food and beverage company, our goals are to continue to deliver quality food and beverage products, strengthen our local communities, and reduce our environmental and climate impact.

We're determined to challenge the status quo and be better tomorrow than we are today. As individuals and teams, we embrace our entrepreneurial culture and have created a workplace where collaboration is essential, courage is rewarded, speed is expected, and agility is the norm to delight our consumers every single day. Here, you will find limitless opportunities to learn and advance your career and feel empowered to succeed in the workplace and beyond. Because our focus is not only on nourishing our customers, but also about enriching you.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Position Summary

Nestl Meals Division produces many of the best-known food brands in America. The Nestl Meals team makes America's most popular frozen food brands, including Stouffers Lean Cuisine & Life Cuisine. We are currently seeking a Financial Co-Pilot to support the Financial Planning & Analysis team within the Meals Division. This role is responsible for proactively delivering relevant, actionable analyses and recommendations to internal customers. The individual must be able to effectively collaborate and communicate across multiple functions throughout the organization to promote alignment and drive results to meet or exceed business objectives.

This individual will play a key role by providing accurate and timely financial information and analyses, making and/or implementing sound recommendations to grow business profitability, and optimizing the brand's existing portfolio. Position will operate as a key lead resource, supporting the Sr. Finance Manager in streamlining processes and implementing best practices across the businesses. Key areas of responsibility include preparation and maintenance of financial forecasts, business optimization, management reporting, ongoing business reviews, and opportunities to manage strategic projects while dealing with business complexity.

Position Responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of monthly financial forecasts and full P&L reporting

  • Development, maintenance, and ownership of key financial models

  • Collaborate with brand and functional finance teams, understanding key variance drivers, projecting impacts on financial forecasts, and communicating supportive narrative

  • Provide decision support to finance team and senior management

  • Provide appropriate analysis of strategic plans and forecasts to support Sales, Marketing, T&P and Supply Chain

Requirements and Key Competencies:

  • BA/BS with Major in Accounting or Finance, or BA/BS degree with coursework up to and including intermediate accounting

  • A minimum of 3-4 years of experience in Finance preferred

  • Ability to Influence business decisions with concrete financial support

  • Resolve conflicts / discrepancies positively and professionally

  • Work independently in solving business issues and taking initiative

  • Partner with the customer / other functional teams to drive business results and meet deliverables

  • Identify risks and opportunities

  • Manage projects

  • Leverage best practices

  • Communicate effectively and professionally in written and verbal form, including presentation skills

Requisition ID

186431

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestl. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestl seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestl home.

The Nestl Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.


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