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Associate Finance Manager


Kimberly-Clark's brands are household names and a trusted part of everyday life in more than 175 countries.

Associate Finance Manager

Job Description

You’re not the person who will settle for just any role. Neither are we. Because we’re out to create Better Care for a Better World, and that takes a certain kind of person and teams who care about making a difference. Here, you’ll bring your professional expertise, talent, and drive to building and managing our portfolio of iconic, ground-breaking brands. As an Associate Finance Manager, you’ll help us deliver better care for billions of people around the world.

Your Key Responsibilities include:

  • Valued partner within KCNA cost transformation program working closing with cross-functional customer logics and distribution team members to drive and optimize distribution cost savings for KCNA
  • Coordinate KCNA distribution forecast process and governance, which entails collaborating with distribution team members and leaders managing the distribution metrics and results, Anaplan distribution model (cloud-based business planning platform) and other distribution initiatives and processes (including the Annual DC budgeting process)
  • Responsible for ensuring the cost transformation program drives cash impact through building business cases, highlighting financial trends that could hinder or accelerate financial impact, influencing and driving decisions and communicating the financial impact of the transformation
  • Provide management with financial advice and counsel on all pertinent business matters by supplying ongoing, timely, and meaningful financial analysis of actual performance and other discreet projects including investment analysis for distribution projects
  • Partner with the distribution leadership team to develop the Annual Business planning for distribution expenses
  • Advocate LEAN business practices, driving out waste in business processes using LEAN problem-solving tools and practices
  • Ensure application of efficient and effective financial and operating controls. Promote sound internal control programs and support the Corporation’s requirement for strong central financial control

You also possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or related field
  • 7+ years of progressive financial leadership experience in brand, manufacturing, logistics and/or operational Finance with a consistent record of influence and impact
  • Strong business judgment, problem-solving and analytical skills and high degree of financial competence
  • Experience with management reporting, P&L and Analysis of change analysis
  • Experience applying LEAN principles and tools to enable effective problem solving preferred
  • Knowledge in the principles and practices of finance and accounting to ensure that procedures, instructions and practices within the unit provide adequate internal financial control and are in conformance with corporate accounting and financial control policies and instructions
  • Demonstrated organizational skills to manage functional workload, multiple priorities, and competing time demands
  • Strong oral, written and presentation skills to deliver effective, confident and results-oriented communications and presentations
  • Ability to influence without authority

About Us
Huggies®. Kleenex®. Cottonelle®. Scott®. Kotex®. Poise®. Depend®. 25% of people in the world use Kimberly-Clark products every day. And it takes the right people, in the right jobs and the right places, to make that happen.

At Kimberly-Clark, you’ll be part of the best teams committed to driving innovation and growth. We’re founded on 150 years of market leadership, and we’re always looking for new and better ways to perform-so what can you do with that? There’s no time like the present to make an impact at Kimberly-Clark. It’s all here for you at Kimberly-Clark.

You love what you do, especially when the work you do makes a difference. At Kimberly-Clark, we’re constantly exploring new ideas on how, when, and where we can best achieve results. When you join our team, you’ll experience Flex That Works: flexible (hybrid) work arrangements that empower you to have purposeful time in the office and partner with your leader to make flexibility work for both you and the business.

In one of our professional roles, you’ll focus on winning with consumers and the market, while putting safety, mutual respect, and human dignity at the center.

Total Benefits:

  • Here are a few of the benefits you’d enjoy. For a complete overview, see www.mykcbenefits.com.
  • Great support for good health with medical, dental, and vision coverage options. No waiting periods or pre-existing condition restrictions. Access to an on-site fitness center, occupational health nurse, and allowances for high-quality safety equipment.
  • Flexible Savings and spending accounts to maximize health care options and stretch dollars when caring for yourself or dependents.
  • Diverse income protection insurance options to protect yourself and your family in case of illness, injury, or other unexpected events.
  • Additional programs and support to continue your education, adopt a child, relocate, or even find temporary childcare.

To Be Considered:
Click the Apply button and complete the online application process. A member of our recruiting team will review your application and follow up if you seem like a great fit for this role.

In the meantime, check out the careers website. You’ll want to review this and come prepared with relevant questions if and when you pass GO and begin interviews.

And finally, the fine print…

For Kimberly-Clark to grow and prosper, we must be an inclusive organization that applies the diverse experiences and passions of its team members to brands that make life better for people all around the world. We actively seek to build a workforce that reflects the experiences of our consumers. When you bring your original thinking to Kimberly-Clark, you fuel the continued success of our enterprise. We are a committed equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.

K-C will support in country relocation for the chosen candidate for the role. The benefits provided will be per the terms of K-C’s applicable mobility policies. The benefits/policy provided will decided in K-C’s sole discretion.

Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:

K-C will support in country relocation for the chosen candidate for the role. The benefits provided will be per the terms of K-C’s applicable mobility policies. The benefits/policy provided will decided in K-C’s sole discretion.

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