• Career Opportunities at Unilever - 4 Positions

  • Posted on: 12 April, 2018 Deadline: Not Specified
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    Be part of the world’s most successful, purpose-led business. Work with brands that are well-loved around the world, that improve the lives of our consumers and the communities around us. We promote innovation, big and small, to make our business win and grow; and we believe in business as a force for good. Unleash your curiosity, challenge ideas and disrupt processes; use your energy to make this happen. Our brilliant business leaders and colleagues provide mentorship and inspiration, so you can be at your best. Our portfolio ranges from nutritionally balanced foods to indulgent ice creams, affordable soaps, luxurious shampoos and everyday household care products. We produce world-leading brands including Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmann’s and Omo, alongside trusted local names and innovative-forward thinking brands like Ben & Jerry’s, The Dollar Shave Club and Dermalogica.

    BCS-Senior Sourcing Unit Controller

     

    Job description

    Based in Kenya

    Your Main Responsibilities: -

    • Business Partner Kenya Factory teams, re: production direct & indirect costs; WCM; controls. Monitor and Control the factory conversion costs on an on-going basis.
    • Control postings in site accounts ensuring validity and classification, plus commentaries.
    • Provide variance analysis of actuals versus forecast and PY and deviations are fully understood and recorded.
    • To investigate and implement corrective action to ensure that plans and WCM savings are delivered and that processes continually improve.
    • Provide support to factory teams, regarding cost control, through regular meetings.
    • Maintain cost center structures within SAP.
    • Carry out monthly accounts discussions with the Factory managers where variance and Cost of production reports are presented and reviewed.
    • Business Partner Logistics & Procurement Operations teams, as well as MSO planning.
    • Monthly tracking and reporting Logistics costs and efficiencies.
    • Actively manage all risks and opportunities to forecast delivery.
    • Own material standard price process and communication.
    • Partner with Category teams to advise on innovation projects, VIP projects and all financial matters related to the production line and local Supply Chain decisions.
    • Manage all requests for capitalization of finished projects. Finance to lead the process with engineer during quarterly reviews.
    • Balance Sheet and P&L integrity (SARBOX control) provide reconciliations and commentary.

    Skills, experience and qualifications: -

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, and post graduate accounting qualification beneficial (ACCA/CPA).
    • At least 5-8 years of FMCG experience. Previous finance experience in Supply Chain strongly preferred. Other finance experience in Brand (BB or BD), CD Finance and/or FP&R beneficial.
      5 years minimum Finance business partnering experience.
    • Experience in managing Capital projects and supporting team members across different countries.
    • Self-starter able to operate independently with no supervision. Ambitious to hit personal targets and standards.

    Your Personal Power! :-

    At BCS we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

    Culture

    We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

    If you are an entrepreneur at heart and have a passion for winning, a strong understanding of the CPG business, ad would like to join us, apply and speak to one of our Talent Matchmakers!

    BCS-Finance Analyst Overheads & Brand Management Investment

     

    Job description

    Based in Kenya

    Your Main Responsibilities: -

    • Managing and reporting of OVHs and BMI costs
    • Ensure correct bookings of costs in P&L as per SCOA
    • Forecast working capital
    • Support related budget owners
    • OC Governance, continuous improvement on rule based journals + controls
    • Coordinate OVH + BMI targets with the BU countries
    • Provide ad-hoc support to countries within the BU

    Skills, experience and qualifications: -

    • A very strong academic record
    • Excellent understanding of financial metrics and FFG Financial processes
    • Very strong track record of delivery in previous Finance roles
    • Very strong work ethic, resilience in the face of pressure, good team player, ability to meet multiple stretching deadlines, great communication skills and excellent attention to detail
    • Strong analytical bias and Microsoft Excel skills
    • PowerPoint capability

    Your Personal Power! :-

    At BCS we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

    Culture

    We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

    If you are an entrepreneur at heart and have a passion for winning, a strong understanding of the CPG business, ad would like to join us, apply and speak to one of our Talent Matchmakers!

    BCS- Order to Cash And Controls Accountant

     

    Job description

    Your Main Responsibilities: -

    • Carries out risk assessment and policy compliance assessment
    • Prepare audit scope, audit program for the various process/ functions/ locations
    • Carry out Financial Control Assessments
    • Carries out audit test in line with the audit program
    • Review Sales and Debtors ledger
    • Lead the Operational control and audit aspects of the CD Finance
    • Maintain accurate overviews of all Customers Trade Terms and ensure that customer finance transactions teams have appropriate accruals for all off-invoice terms
    • Support the CD team during the annual customer TTS negotiations, providing financial support and guidance ensuring that AP commitments are met.
    • Ensure month end operations/closure is carried out smoothly and be the lead for CD finance in ensuring the end month tasks are delivered on time.
    • Suspends, pending closure, customer accounts in the event of non-payment.
    • Authorizes re-opening of accounts hitherto closed for payment issues.

    Skills, experience and qualifications: -

    • 2-3 years financial/ audit experience is desirable
    • Accounting graduate/ completed CPA or any other recognized Accounting qualification,
    • Good communication skills
    • There will be 6 months on the job training which will help the person understand the business and the audit process.
    • Intermediate excel and word skills

    Your Personal Power! :-

    At BCS we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

    Culture

    We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

    If you are an entrepreneur at heart and have a passion for winning, a strong understanding of the CPG business, ad would like to join us, apply and speak to one of our Talent Matchmakers!

    BCS-Senior Country Controller

     

    Job description

    Your Main Responsibilities: -

    • Ensure integrity and control across accrual/payment process.
    • Engage with the cluster finance teams to ensure compliance to accounting standards and policies.
    • Responsible for managing category budgets (Bought in Cost (BIC) and departmental costs) budgets.
    • Key driver of robust resource and budget allocation across categories, marketing development, R&D activities and capital expenditure.
    • Challenge inefficiencies and indicate drivers for review.
    • Use relevant competitive benchmarks (financials, shadow P&Ls) to identify savings opportunities and/or areas under leveraged.
    • Leverage standard performance reporting to enable Brand LT / GCLT to have a 360-degree view of business and hold itself and others accountable for delivery of strategy and performance.
    • Actively drive simplification of reporting through use of standard ES reports and tools e.g. MBI, One View.
    • Partner with Supply Chain finance to ensure proper understanding of product cost levers and key drivers of manufacturing costs.
    • Analyze results and consult Global and Regional finance managers for variances explanations versus forecast.
    • Participate in cross Category work streams to drive best practice in key challenge areas such as ROMI, gross margin, sustainability, Digital etc.

    Skills, experience and qualifications: -

    • Professional qualification in finance or accountancy.
    • 9+ years of experience, with at least 5 years in a senior role in finance
    • Strong control and analytical mindset.
    • Strong people management skills and ability to motivate remote teams.
    • Effective Business Partnering.
    • Performance Management and business planning.
    • Decision Support and Ad Hoc evaluation.

    Your Personal Power! :-

    At BCS we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

    Culture

    We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

    If you are an entrepreneur at heart and have a passion for winning, a strong understanding of the CPG business, ad would like to join us, apply and speak to one of our Talent Matchmakers!

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) / email(s) below to apply on company website.

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