About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Segrate, Milano, Italy

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Department: 03 - 20 - Revenue Management

Date Published: 29-Jul-2022

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

We have an exciting opportunity for a Category Finance Analyst to make a difference at Kraft Heinz! This position lies within the Italian Finance team and will be fully dedicate to Sauces Category.

You’ll be reporting into the CFM & RGM Lead Italy- working in a hard-working team- alongside peers always trying to reach the next level.

The delivery of KH Financial controls and guidance for the category assigned will be your primary responsibility and you will have an opportunity to identify improvement activities within Italy Country.

Sounds exciting- right?

In brief- you will take ownership of:

  • Standardizing sell-out financial process and reports
  • Supervising competitor performance
  • Support category lead
  • Defining commercial conditions of KHC innovation products
  • Supporting Sales and Finance Planning team controlling Trade spend
  • Guiding Category teams on Price and promo Strategic mid/long-term plan
  • Delivering special projects


Hard Skills

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Finance- Accounting- or Business Administration
  • At least 2-3 years experience in Finance/Accounting/Category in multinational company with consistent track record of delivering results in sales- finance- CIS analytics- shopper insights or supply chain.
  • Ability to influence cross-functional team members. Strong business acumen.
  • Proven ability to work and think independently- interpret and exercise professional and data-driven judgment- creatively problem tackle and continuous improvement mindset.
  • Excellent work ethic with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Sophisticated Excel skills are required. Experience working with Nielsen/IRI/Kantar is an advantage.
  • Proficient in English and Italian languages

Professional Attributes

  • Analytical - We’re a very data driven company and strive to translate complex data into a simple solution with an analytical approach.
  • High pressure: You don’t get easily stressed by pressure- on the opposite- a fast paced and multifaceted environment is what keeps you energized.
  • Ability to Simplify - We like to keep it simple and to implement fast. Simplification skills are highly appreciated- when providing simple solutions dealing with complex challenges.
  • Project management skills - time management has no secrets for you. You’re organized- structured and always have an overview of all the deliverables. You know how to bring multiple projects to a successful ending within the given timeframe.
  • Commercial Sense - Always seeking for opportunities to expand the business and build more savings- while over delivering on the targets.

What we offer you

  • A daring employer with a fast career track like only few other companies can match;
  • A competitive salary and excellent bonus structure (above market);
  • Permanent contract; for we believe in doing big bets on people;
  • Flexibility; we have a hybrid working model providing you with the empowerment to take ownership of your work-life balance.
  • Always room for new insights; if you have an excellent idea- please let us know- and we can set it in action!

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.