Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience.
We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Delivering financial analysis that enhances decision making and providing the view regarding performance and opportunities that exist for further investigation and / or improvements by FPA’s and commercial team.
Collaborate with Financial Accounting Risk Management teams to identify business optimization opportunities (e.g. EBITDA, working capital deployed) and also with FP&A who will seek improvements and close gaps.
This position provides analyzed information in a structured way, assessing historic & current business performance, highlighting areas of opportunity for the FP&A team who will prioritize and build action plans.
This team is tasked with leading management reporting and analysis which may include forecasting / commentary, product profitability analysis and cost analysis as examples.
Management Reporting and DecisionSupport
Ensure timely and accurate financial andmanagement reporting and analysis of business performance (KPIs, Metrics). Partner effectively with FP&A forreporting and data needs, defining which performance indicators will be neededto explain / measure business performance and the frequency design and deliverthe report with the right level of analysis.
Ensure optimization and standardization ofmanagement reporting across the country.
Supports and implements process simplificationand enhancements to standardize and improve business information (e.g.development of standardized and consistent dashboard reporting)
Provides input and identifies opportunities toimprove data integrity and usefulness for effective management reporting
Improve reporting through leveraging technology(Tableau, Power BI)
Understand legacy systems and develop a strong managementinformation system / process.
Able to continuously improve the level ofmanagement reporting within the team.
Respond to ad hoc requests from FP&Acommercial teams as per the business needs.
Responds to moderately complex ad-hoc requestswith constructive and high quality solutions.
Business Partnership :
Provide commentary and initial analysis andinterpretation of the results to the business.
Work closely with the A&R, FRM and FP&Ateam to achieve finance objectives.
Continuous Improvement :
Support a culture of intellectual curiosity andcontinuous leaning to meet self and team individual development goals
Support the transition of the organization tothe end state organization
Keep updated to improvements in the forled
This position is based in BGC Office
Occasionally travel as business required
Critical ability to deal with large level of ambiguity and large scalechange
Minimum Required Qualifications
CPA or Business Management or Management Engineering
Minimum 5 years of accounting or finance experience
Advanced Excel and data analytics including demonstrated ability for use of BI tools
Broad / diverse commercial knowledge
Proven accounting / finance professional with strong analytical skills
Highly effective people skills able to lead by example and motivate for high performance
Experience leveraging financial and business systems to monitor business activities and aid in decision making
Demonstrated commitment to Internal Controls
Ability to communicate and use visualization tools (e.g. dashboards) to tell the story
Demonstrated flexibility and ability to deal with ambiguity
Professional accounting designation
Understanding and experience working with JDE, NIS, SAP, and Skype for Business
Experience with Tableau, Power BI or other data visualization tools
Experience with multiple businesses and / or international business experience (Food Feeding and Agriculture business are the preferable)
Demonstrated ability to support a team culture of continuous improvement, process optimization, and intellectual curiosity
Finance / Accounting