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

Date Posted: 7/3/2024

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Job Title: Operations Finance Manager 

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 an Operations Finance Manager to join our team located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL. This position will support our Red Bluff and Atacama plants and could sit in either Albany, OR, or Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

The Operations Finance Manager is an integral member of the Operations team that provides financial support and oversight to ensure proper accounting, controls, and solid decision-making. This position will interact with Operations, Engineering, Finance, Safety, Quality, and Inventory Control. We embrace and accept individual experiences and backgrounds to achieve a diverse and inclusive workplace.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Partner with Operations to help identify and implement cost savings initiatives.
  • Conduct the month-end plant close process and reporting.
  • Ensure compliance of internal controls and lead/support internal/external audits.
  • Support inventory management.
  • Manage Budgeting and Forecasting for the plant.
  • Analyze capital investment.
  • Manage the standard cost system including setting annual standards.
  • Support new product development.
  • Support Atacama integration in Finance and Accounting.
  • Review and reconcile data from legacy systems and ensure proper recording in SAP.
  • Provide reporting, data analytics, and forecasting to ensure consistent approach to other sites.
  • Act as business controller working with Corporate on revenue recognition accruals, balance sheet review, and P&L management for Atacama.
  • Provide guidance to other functions and perform ad hoc duties.

In this exciting role, you will influence the business performance, ensure accountability and accuracy, and work towards continuous improvement of processes. 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…

  • You have a strong process orientation with track record of process improvement
  • You are highly analytical and have a natural curiosity for results
  • You pay great attention to details and are well organized
  • You are highly self-motivated with the ability to work independently as well as with a team

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment in finance or accounting, cost accounting a plus.
  • Systems capabilities including ERP systems (SAP a plus), Hyperion, Microsoft Office, Advanced Excel is a must.
  • Soft Skills: Candidates with good communication, teamwork, and leadership skills combined with a curious and analytical nature thrive in our culture.
  • Ability to travel (25%).

Icing on the cake:

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


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Join Reynolds Consumer Products and

Drive Your Career across a world of opportunities!  

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 age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, genetics, 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 Regulations Frequently Asked Questions can be found on this link: 

Pay Transparency Regulations Frequently Asked Questions | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov)

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