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Ops Finance Manager, LATAM Flavors

Date: Jun 23, 2022

Location: Santana de Parnaiba, Sao Paulo, BR, 06543-320

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Requisition  ID : 349081 

Job Description

It is an exciting time of growth for IFF, we are creating an Integrated Operations Finance team to drive and support manufacturing initiatives to be competitive. This is an excellent opportunity to gain strong knowledge of Manufacturing, Product costing and Finance Analytics to be part of a global Nutrition business.


The Regional Operations Controller is a Business Partner to the LATAM Flavors Manufacturing Leaders. He / She is responsible for conducting financial analysis and provides clear insights into the Operations performance and identifies opportunities for additional improvement and productivity. Constantly looking for way to improve and further develop our internal analytical tools. Through a wide and strong network, he/she can enhance financial awareness across the organization and ensure transparency on key financial indicators/targets. This position is open to multiple locations of IFF in Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and the USA.

Key Responsibilities: 
•    Provide Finance Analysis Support to the business with a strong focus on product costs review, unit costs analysis and productivity 
•    Develop and supervise a staff of approximately four people.
•    Coordinate monthly production cost variance forecast working closely with Plant Accountants, Plant Managers and Manufacturing Leader.
•    Coordinate the preparation of the yearly budget for the platform focusing on cost of revenue and gross margin evolution and identifying the key drivers and actions to help improving Business performance
•    Play a key role in improving the overall forecast process and accuracy within Integrated Operations
•    Support to the monthly Integrated Operations review and quarterly Investor Relations process
•    Assist the company in meeting productivity goals.
•    Participate and support the Integrated Operations Finance team in various projects (Process improvement, IT improvement tools)
•    Provide support as requested to the Organization on product costing knowledge
•    Actively support and maintain an environment for strong internal controls

 


 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Provide Finance Analysis Support to the business with a strong focus on product costs review, unit costs analysis and productivity
  • Develop and supervise a staff of approximately four people.
  • Coordinate monthly production cost variance forecast working closely with Plant Accountants, Plant Managers and Manufacturing Leader.
  • Coordinate the preparation of the yearly budget for the platform focusing on cost of revenue and gross margin evolution and identifying the key drivers and actions to help improving Business performance
  • Play a key role in improving the overall forecast process and accuracy within Integrated Operations
  • Support to the monthly Integrated Operations review and quarterly Investor Relations process
  • Assist the company in meeting productivity goals.
  • Participate and support the Integrated Operations Finance team in various projects (Process improvement, IT improvement tools)
  • Provide support as requested to the Organization on product costing knowledge
  • Actively support and maintain an environment for strong internal controls

Job Requirements

  • Education: University Accounting, Finance or Economics degree.
  • Experience:  4 to 6 years in product costing, financial analysis and/or financial control in a manufacturing environment
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in Spanish preferred

 

Location for the position

  • Brazil any IFF location
  • Argentina any IFF location
  • Mexico any IFF location
  • USA any IFF location

 

We are a global leader in taste, scent and nutrition, offering our customers a broader range of natural solutions and accelerating our growth strategy. At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for an inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability.

 

Visit IFF.com/careers/workplace-diversity-and-inclusion to learn more.

We are a global leader in taste, scent and nutrition, offering our customers a broader range of natural solutions and accelerating our growth strategy. At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for an inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability.

 

Visit IFF.com/careers/workplace-diversity-and-inclusion to learn more.