Financial Analyst | Food and Beverage | Schaumburg, IL

Schaumburg Permanent USD60,000 - USD70,000
  • Remote opportunity! (1-2 days in office per month)
  • Multi-billion dollar global company, leading their industry

About Our Client

My client is an $8 Billion dollar organization that is rapidly growing and seeking a Financial Analyst to add to their team!

They are #1 in their space, servicing multi-billion dollar food service giants. In addition to restaurants, my client also has an expansive portfolio of products that are sold in grocery retailers to consumers like you and me - chances are many of the products in your freezer were created by my client! They offer mentorship, professional development opportunities, remote work flexibility, cross-functional exposure, and more!

Job Description

  • Partner with the food service (indirect) team to drive profitable growth and key decision-making for the food service business
  • Provide decision making support to drive net sales and margin improvement at various levels
  • Interaction with cross-functional teams to drive pricing and trade spends
  • Contribute to improve sales forecast and timely proposal of actions to mitigate trade risks and maximize opportunity
  • Develop and implement various financial analyses including product/customer profitability, key customer requests, trends and drivers, customer bid proposal support, etc
  • Stay up to date on market conditions/pricing for various product categories
  • Enable Sales teams to effectively manage trade budgets and maximize performance behind spending
  • Any necessary ad-hoc projects



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree in Finance or related internship experience
  • Strong SAP skills
  • Trade Finance experience is a plus
  • Trend/Pricing Analysis experience is a plus
  • Proven ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong results and action oriented
  • Good business acumen
  • Influencing and leadership skills

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Bonus potential
  • Remote working flexibility
  • 4 weeks PTO
  • 5% 401k match
  • Ample career progression
  • Gain national exposure
  • Amazing mentorship and development
Contact
Andrew Noll
Quote job ref
JN-032022-5399379

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Schaumburg
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Andrew Noll
Job Reference
JN-032022-5399379