Finance Manager - Transportation & Freight Pay in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 10/20/2019

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Job Title: Finance Manager - Transportation & Freight Pay  

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois                                                   


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products… a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! 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 currently have an opportunity for a Finance Manager of Transportation & Freight Pay to join our team at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

The Finance Manager of Transportation & Freight Pay will collaborate with partners in the field and across various supply chain divisions to execute freight payment management and oversight, as well delivering a strategic productivity agenda. This individual will have exposure to RCP’s senior Supply Chain leadership team. A successful candidate will bring an analytical and reporting skill set to solving reporting and compliance issues for the supply chain function. This role manages the Freight Payment organization, responsible for the financial relationship with our 3rd party (common) carriers and our 3rd party Freight Payment Company. The individual will work closely with supply chain mangers and finance managers, requiring cross functional collaboration and influence to ensure effective management of Freight Payment.

DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Ensure accurate freight payment to carriers
  • Ensure accurate freight cost application and reporting
  • Ensure accurate accrual for shipped but unpaid freight
  • Manage relationship with carrier partners (billing & payment)
  • Manage relationship with 3rd party Freight Payment organization
  • Ensure proper (SOX compliant) freight payment processes are maintained
  • Ensure proper alignment with financial reporting
  • Manage Freight Payment team Associates and assignments
  • Ensure freight payment KPI’s are being met and drive productivity

In this exciting role, you will leverage analytics and business judgment to partner with department leaders to identify, prioritize and solve complex business problems with clear and concise recommendations to leadership.

You will love it here if…

  • You are analytical and enjoy solving problems
  • You are not afraid to take calculated risks
  • You are a forward-thinker who enjoys a challenge
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 5+ years of related professional and progressive Finance experience in a corporate environment
  • 2+ years of experience supporting manufacturing, sales, and marketing with financial planning and analysis
  • Excellent capabilities in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Experience using large automated financial systems such as SAP

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or other advanced degree
  • CPA certification
  • Experience in the consumer product goods (CPG) industry

 

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 calling us at (847)482-3550 or email 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, 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 calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.