General information

All posting locations: Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Date Published: 15-Sep-2023

Ref #: R-73449

Description & Requirements

About the Role

At Kraft Heinz- we are all about championing great people. Attracting- nurturing and developing talent is our top priority and we believe our people make the difference.

We have multiple upcoming opportunities in Commercial Finance- which work very closely with the broader commercial business in NZ (Sales- Marketing and Category).

From Day 1- you will assist in the management of Finance processes associated with our ANZ P&L and their impacts on the financial results of our Company.

We appreciate diversity so we will consider candidates without an FMCG background with a willingness to learn and approximately 1-2 years of experience.

Examples of Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in roll-up of monthly performance forecast and perform financial trend and variance analysis reporting.
  • Responsible for Accounts Payable- Accounts Receivable and Trade Spend
  • Ensure completion of the forecasting cycle outlining to management any risks or opportunities
  • Provide key financial analysis for decision making- modelling and scenario building of the P&L
  • Assist in driving initiatives to bring process improvement opportunities & cost savings for the company operations.
  • Manage pricing and customer deductions
  • Review statements and reconcile accounts

About You

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in – Business- Commerce- Finance- Economics or Accounting
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a Finance or Accounting role or Accounts Receivable/Payable/Reconciliation/Analysis.
  • Full- ongoing work rights in New Zealand at time of application

Benefits Program

We empower our people to own their work- and it’s true our employees are our competitive advantage – so we take care of our Kraft Heinz family with our ‘Live Well’ benefits program:

  • Hybrid Working- flexibility around when and where you work
  • Gatherings - monthly drinks & nibbles- End of Year Celebration
  • Wellbeing - annual health checks & flu shots- onsite wellbeing sessions & webinars
  • Volunteering – volunteer days with Foodbank- meal packing events for our Global partner Rise Against Hunger
  • Parental Leave - 12 weeks paid parental leave for primary caregivers
  • In-house training programs - Access to our online learning platform- Ownerversity for continuous learning and development.
  • Career Development - Opportunity to be mentored by excellent leaders and have on-the-job skill development and coaching.
  • Cultural Leave - Two days paid leave per calendar year for the purpose of fulfilling or observing religious- ceremonial or culturally significant days.

The Kraft Heinz Company Australia & New Zealand is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces- promotes and values diversity and inclusion. Research shows that candidates from underrepresented backgrounds hesitate to apply for roles if they feel they don’t meet 100% of the criteria. So- if this opportunity excites you and you think you have skills and experience that can add value (even if not specified)- please don’t hesitate to apply!


About Us

Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We’re on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We’re proud of where we’ve been – and even more thrilled about where we’re headed – as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

Why Us

We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures – as we work together to lead the future of food.

Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we’re growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

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