Finance Operations Director in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 8/1/2022

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Job Title:  Finance Operations Director 

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois                                                   


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities!  We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then 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.

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.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Monitor manufacturing financial performance by analyzing results and initiating corrective actions to eliminate unfavorable plant manufacturing variances.
  • Responsible for ensuring 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.
  • Identify compliance issues and communicate deviation to policy and procedures to management; resolve issues and validate overall health of internal controls within span of control; communicate budget plans to senior divisional and /or corporate leadership.
  • Coordinate operations assumptions development and resource planning, where required.
  • Establish and schedule the planning process and ensure functional effort adheres to process requirements.
  • 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.
  • In locations where applicable, responsible to comply with the SQF and GMP practices and programs to ensure safe food packaging product and to report food safety problems to those with authority to take action.  
  • Provide guidance and ensure standardized models for developing the annual operation plan, forecasting process and other ad hoc analyses are in place.

Ultimately you will assist the leadership in making financial decisions regarding the manufacturing arm of the business.

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 Certification a plus.

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

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

            Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them!

 Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing us at Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.

 

 

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 race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.