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.

Vaccination & Future of Work Expectations

Our highest priority is always the health and safety of our Kraft Heinz family. We require our office-based, home-based, R&D, and sales team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a medical or religious accommodation. This will enable our transition to hybrid work while maximizing the wellbeing of our entire team.

We believe the office is a critical driver of innovation, connection and development, but also realize providing more flexibility to our employees is critical in this new world. Starting in January 2022, the majority of our salaried employees will be able to work virtually for up to two days each week to create a more agile and modern workplace. Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in person depending a role’s responsibilities and requirements.

General information

All posting locations: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Department: 03 - 02 - Accounting- Reporting- and Controlling

Date Published: 22-Jul-2022

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Position Summary
The Senior Accountant- Global Consolidations is critical to consolidating the global results of Kraft Heinz on a monthly basis and assisting in preparing quarterly and annual SEC financial disclosures. This is a high-visibility role- which requires coordinating the flow of information from multiple business units located worldwide to the various global finance teams and upper management. In this role- you will work with an experienced team- in a fast-paced- collaborative environment. Additionally- this role will assist in other significant projects- which vary based on our business transactions and priorities (e.g.- acquisitions- divestitures- new accounting policies- new types of transactions- training initiatives- etc.).


Primary Responsibilities

  • Assisting with the monthly consolidation of global financials- involving intercompany transaction review and resolution
  • Assisting in preparing SEC financial filings- including 10-Ks and 10-Qs
  • Collaborating across our global organization to develop financial information and analysis supporting internal and external reporting needs
  • Evaluating the impacts of new accounting and reporting rules and assisting in implementation
  • Working with external auditors
  • Opportunities for ad hoc special projects related to financial reporting or new/developing accounting topics- M&A activity- accounting system updates- as required

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting required- CPA preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of related experience
  • Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) experience preferred
  • Public accounting experience with an emphasis in SEC engagements is a plus
  • Strong work-ethic- communication skills (written and verbal)- and drive to learn
  • Detail-oriented and organized with the ability to work efficiently and achieve results while maintaining high quality
  • Advanced Excel skills needed
  • Excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills
  • Excellent analytical- teamwork- and leadership skills

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact HRCompliance@kraftheinz.com for assistance.