Finance Operations Director (Relocation Assistance Available) in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 9/16/2023

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Job Title: Finance Operations Director (Relocation Assistance Available)  

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois                                                   

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…and Drive Your Career across a world of opportunities! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. If you are looking to build a strong career, we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for a Finance Operations Director to join our team located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL. Relocation Assistance is available.  

Your Role:

The Finance Operations Director is responsible for overseeing the management and coordination of plant financial reporting and analysis, standard costs, capital projects, cost savings programs, month end closings, working capital management and other related initiatives/activities. We embrace and accept individual experiences and backgrounds to achieve a diverse and inclusive workplace. 

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Monitor manufacturing financial performance by analyzing results and initiating corrective actions to eliminate unfavorable plant manufacturing variances.
  • Ensure plants adhere to RCP financial policies and procedures.
  • Review complex data and analytics from rolled up comprehensive sources for accuracy and provide high level summary information to support decision-making process.
  • Define the process for analyzing results and providing information to support the decision-making process.
  • Oversee plant reporting process and ensure reporting is completed on time and without error. Ensure business/department standards for reporting are met as well as prepared in accordance with internal/external guidelines and policies.
  • Provide leadership insight and support for monthly results, forecasts, annual operating plan and strategic outlooks that allow the business to anticipate future impacts and assist in developing alternative plans as well as ensuring that results are grounded.
  • Establish and oversee proper controls and compliance processes for a business, function, or process.
  • Communicate results/drivers and forecasts to senior divisional and / or corporate leadership.
  • Foster an organizational environment that values process improvement and sponsors efforts/supports functional initiatives to improve processes.
  • Set objectives and measure performance of operations finance team and ensure team’s objectives and day to day activities are aligned with corporate and business unit objectives.
  • Appropriately prioritize team’s projects and assignments.

Ultimately you will assist the leadership in making financial decisions regarding the manufacturing arm of the business. We strive to build a diverse, inclusive and talented workforce who will contribute to the Company’s vision, mission, and goals. 

You will love it here if…

  • Strong entrepreneurial mindset and ability to manage high level of complexity and ambiguity
  • Self-directed with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple accountability
  • Must be team oriented with the ability to work on high collaboration and performance teams
  • You are highly analytical and have a natural curiosity for results

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • 10+ years of related experience, Operations Finance/Accounting/Finance experience, preferably in a large manufacturing environment.
  • Prior team management experience combined with a proven track record of developing, coaching, and mentoring a staff.
  • Prior experience in a large manufacturing environment.
  • Broad Operations Finance/Accounting/Finance experience with exposure to a wide range of business functions and demonstrated leadership.

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or other advanced degree a plus.
  • CPA, CMA Certification a plus.
  • Consumer packaged goods experience.

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

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Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


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Drive Your Career across a world of opportunities!  

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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, genetics, or disability.

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