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: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Department: 03 - 20 - Revenue Management & Trade Finance

Date Published: 15-Sep-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Key Responsibilities:

  • Own financial analysis of pricing and promotional related efforts for assigned product categories:
  • Review and analyze current brand investment strategies and implementation in market and provide recommendations for improvements
  • Track implemented recommendations and analyze post promotion assessment of trade investment
  • Assess & improve return of trade investment via frequency/depth optimization recommendations
  • Partner with BU Category- Sales- Marketing and build P&Ls for various promotional scenarios as requested.
  • Create analysis/insights for trade promotions optimization and influence BU cross-functional teams in executing the promotions strategies - requires a high degree of business acumen and experience to independently do the analysis- put together the decks- and sell stories to BU sales- BU marketing and BU finance.
  • Lead monthly routine of guardrail and guidance exception and over-budget requests through partnership with BU sales and BU finance; independently analyze the requests and provide recommendations to BU Head of Sales and BU CFO.
  • Own trade funding in system- and coordinate with sales team and customer teams to ensure it accurately reflects committed funding to customer teams.
  • Build out tools- processes- insights- and systems capabilities associated with promotion
  • Provide support for ad-hoc trade related projects and analysis as requested

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in a quantitative field (i.e. Economics- Mathematics- Finance- Engineering- Accounting- etc.) is preferred
  • 2-4  years of experience in Investment Banking- Private Equity- Consulting- Corporate Finance- or Accounting- preferred
  • Proven capability to manage large sets of data in MS Excel
  • Demonstrated strong accounting and analytical skills- as well as broad business acumen
  • Strong interpersonal skills to influence and sell recommendations internally
  • Must be a strong team player who is able to work across multiple functions and disciplines
  • Systems knowledge a plus: IRI Unify/ Nielsen- SAP- Regression Analysis- Market Track- promotion evaluation tool- Tableau/Power BI- etc

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity