Mgr, Plant Finance

Treehouse Foods
Cambridge, MD
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Employee Type:Full timeLocation:MD CambridgeJob Type:Finance Plant AccountingJob Posting Title:Mgr, Plant FinanceJob Description:The Plant Finance Manager provides the Plant Manager with the analysis, insights, and financial control support required at every plant. The Plant Finance Manager is a manager level finance position with responsibility for plant finance and analysis needs. This role will be part of the plant leadership team and will have responsibility for ensuring financial reporting needs are met, supporting continuous improvement projects, ensuring accounting transaction accuracy, and performing local SOX controls. The position will report to the Senior Area Finance Manager.As part of the Supply Chain finance organization, this position is responsible for supporting the financial goals of the plants, division and total THS, assisting with strategic and improvement initiatives, internal and external financial reporting, SG&A reporting, and ERP implementations. This includes, but is not limited to, managing accounting policies and regulations at the plant; coordinating the analysis of financial results and providing insights that identify business opportunities, potential investments and avoiding risks; maintaining consistent and effective baseline reporting and collaborating with Plant Finance Manager colleagues to share findings and develop recommendations for their Plant Manager business partners. The incumbent is also responsible for managing the day to day activities of the plant accounting and finance details and overall responsibility of Corporate SOX Compliance.Roles & Responsibilities: Partner with plant managers to support the financial goals of the plants, divisions and overall THS.Perform the month end, quarterly, and annual close process to facilitate the creation of timely and accurate financial statementsAdvise and create a forward-looking plan to improve financial performance.Correlate the financial data points into areas of opportunity for the plant teamBe a key member of the plant leadership teamResponsible for analyzing and managing financial drivers for plants and division and identifying financial opportunities and riskSupport financial process and policy improvements aligned to overall TreeHouse initiatives.Responsible for successful SOX audit results and financial reporting accuracy for the plant.Ability to support reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:Ability to contribute to complex financial analyses and recommendations for business leadersAbility to support strategic initiativesApplies financial analyses to strategic goals to create business opportunities and avoid risksHelps solve problems while implementing projects, communicating changes and monitoring progressGood organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment meeting deadline with accurate and detailed resultsAbility to learn the business and understand key drivers by analyzing financial data and trendsRequirementsBachelor's Degree - Accounting or FinanceMinimum 6 - 8 years of finance and managerial experience requiredAnalyst or Subject Matter Expert experience on an operational or finance improvement projectManage staff and support teams to complete project and finance operations activities efficiently and accuratelyExcellent communication skills, written and oral, for effective interaction with finance and operations teamsHighly motivated, energetic, hands-onLead and mentor Finance ProfessionalsTreeHouse Use Only: #IND1