Kellogg Wrexham plant: Finance Business Partner (9 month contract/secondment) in WREXHAM, United Kingdom

This role is responsible for providing decision support & financial insight to the Local Plant Leadership team to support key decision making. The job holder is responsible for accurate & insightful month end & COP reporting, forecasting & budgeting submissions ensuring R&O and proposed mitigation strategies are identified. Partner with local Plant teams and Area & Category ESC teams on variance analysis to identify root cause and develop corrective actions to address.


• Accountable for the on time delivery of accurate financial submissions for the plant and adherence to process throughout. Lead month end & budget review with Plant Finance Manager and coordinate required changes

• Responsible for performing detailed root cause analysis on variances vs budget and partnering with plant teams to identify & develop corrective actions, risk mitigation strategies & opportunities

• Support and cover for Plant Finance Manager when required

• Responsible for completing review of ICP calculations and providing commentary & insight into variance analysis

• Responsible for contributing to ideation sessions and defining savings tracking methodology for small & medium projects

• Key business partner for ESC Area, Category & local Plant teams. 1st point of escalation for Regional GBS teams for process issues

• Responsible for review of DCF’/KARs for small/medium projects and provide financial analysis/commentary to guide and influence decisions

• Accountable for partnering with Regional GBS team to develop and manage SLA and sponsor team through continuous process improvement initiatives

• Accountable to deliver quarterly Finance for non-finance training to teams within the plant

• Accountable for completing quarterly document scrub review, 1st review of proposed SADs and driving action plan address SADs

• Responsible for providing Cashflow & Balance sheet assumptions to GBS team and reviewing impact of key changes


• Degree or Masters in Accountancy or Finance along with a professional Accountancy qualification

• Minimum 3 years post qualification experience in Practice or a multinational/large corporate environment.

• Excellent communication skills to ensure virtual ways of working are developed

• Ability to prioritise and work on own initiative.

• Ability to work across departments and levels within the business

• Strong impact & influencing capability as key business partner with senior stakeholders

• Strong technical capability, especially in the use of excel and SAP (Anaplan desirable)

• Fluent English – verbal & written


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Title: Wrexham plant: Finance Business Partner (9 month contract/secondment)

Location: UK-North Wales-Wrexham

Requisition ID: FIN002583

Job Function: Finance & Accounting

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Mar 27, 2018, 4:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No