General information

All posting locations: Amsterdam, , Netherlands, London, , United Kingdom

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Date Published: 13-Sep-2023

Ref #: R-74647

Remote, Hybrid or Onsite: Hybrid

Description & Requirements

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Finance lead to join our Finance Digital Transformation journey. In this role- you will manage S/4 Hana Central Finance implementation and provide Data Management expertise. You will lead the Finance team and the SI partner- closely with senior stakeholders in business & IT- into requirements gathering- solutioning and delivery of the new platform. The lead provides input into project plan- status reporting- management of project controls- ensure quality delivery in their respective area. Engage with subject matter experts in the business throughout the project to ensure solution will meet business needs. 

The master Data Manager will be responsible for creation of the MDG-F (Finance Master data) for the objects GL Accounts- Cost Center and Profit Center for the EMEA Region. This will also ensure the accurate flow and replication of the newly created financial objects from legacy ERP systems into the Central FinanceThe coverage also includes Reference Data (e.g. product hierarchies- customer hierarchies) and Transactional Data (e.g. finance metrics- open balances-..)  

Responsibilities (Duties that must be performed on a regular basis): 

  • Successfully implement Global Finance Master data & integration between regional ERPs to Central Finance instance 

  • Establishes the connection and the right flow of information between the offshore data factories working for the project- the system integrator data team and the KHC Business Teams 

  • Creates a successful bridge between the Finance/GBS organization and the Central Finance project  

  • Responsible for validation of Master data mapping and replication between the regional ERPs and Central Finance instance. 

  • Also work with Project teams on any data migration needs between systems using the existing toolsets. 

  • Conduct complex and interactive solutioning workshops with the Global data organization- Global Business Services- and Controllers group. 

  • Provides functional expertise- hands-on delivery- customizations- guidance- presentation- and training on SAP functionality- as the starting point for train the trainer. 

  • Remove any impediments preventing the team from making progress 

  • Map business requirements- processes- and objectives and develop necessary product modifications 

  • Conducts testing cycle with the business  

  • Manages relationships with business process owners and obtain sign-offs as applicable 

Requirements: 

  • Experience: 6+ years of experience working in finance- accounting or with roles related to corporate financial data 

  • Ideal candidate would have proven experience implementing SAP roll outs 

  • Knowledge of SAP Master data processes 

  • Great communicator – written and verbal  

  • Strong social skills- with the ability to understand the context and applying it to drive the data agenda. 

  • Familiarity and knowledge of Company Financials- ability to read Company P&L and understand financial metrics (i.e. Net Sales- Gross Sales- EBITDA- COGS - etc… ) 

  • Indirect team leadership experience and influence over the business 

  • Experience in working in a large global FMCG company 

  • Has foresight to see issues- and risks in their domain- and have the courage to escalate where required  

 

If you possess the required skills and experience and you are enthusiastic about leading SAP Central Finance implementation and driving transformation solutions- we invite you to join our team and contribute to our success. 

 

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.