Manager of Finance-Logistics in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

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Job Title: Manager of Finance-Logistics

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 and make a positive impact? Then we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for a Finance Manager of Logistics to join our team located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

This position will provide financial leadership and direction for the financial analysis for Reynolds Consumer Products. A key aspect of the role is to lead the reporting and analysis for the logistics section of the P&L. The position plays a key role in the overall planning/forecasting function for RCP, including the reporting and analysis of the individual business unit P&L results, forecasts and annual operating plans. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Partner with the Logistics VP and Director and team to build plans and forecasts and ensure that freight and warehouse tracking aligns with financial reporting and forecast
  • Communicate effectively with logistics and finance organizations to ensure that all stakeholders have clear understanding of key initiatives and the financial impact on the organization
  • Direct, consolidate, analyze and report consolidated financial freight and warehouse information including the Annual Operating Plan, monthly and quarterly forecasts and actual results
  • Prepare analysis and presentations to support monthly results, cycle forecasts and annual operating plan
  • Organize and analyze significant amount of database information on a monthly basis to form conclusions on drivers of actuals results and trends
  • Define the process for analyzing business results and provide information to support the decision-making process
  • Provide support to team members on analysis, problem solving and decision-making
  • Make decisions and recommendations to senior functional / business management that support business strategy

Ultimately, you will play an important role in our organization by focusing on financial process improvement/automation in the logistics space. 

You will love it here if…

  • You are well organized
  • You are an expert problem-solver
  • You pay great attention to detail
  • You are independent but enjoy working with a dynamic team

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Business or a related field
  • 5+ years of related professional and progressive Finance experience in a corporate environment
  • Excellent capabilities in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Proficient in large, automated financial systems such as SAP, Oracle, JDE, Hyperion and Smartview
  • Prior management experience combined with a proven track record of comprehensive P&L reporting and analysis at the corporate and/or business unit level

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or another advanced degree
  • Prior experience in the Consumer Product Goods Industry
  • Exposure to freight and warehousing/transportation analysis 
  • CPA Certification
  • Experience with BI Profitability and/or Tableau reporting


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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 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:

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