Finance and Business Project Manager
Job Location: luxembourg
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 38,767 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
For our Ferrero Group Companies based in our Headquarters, we are looking for a Finance and Business Project Manager, who will become part of our Finance Department based in Luxembourg.
Thanks to this exciting and challenging opportunity, you will be responsible for monitoring and oversighting Accounting and Administration services outsourced to a Shared Service Center for Luxembourg Entities (including Headquarters).
In this role you will report to the Transactional Operations Head and will cooperate and collaborate with the other key Finance stakeholders in the team, with Group Business Process Outsourcer as well as with Group and Local functions, such as important and senior profiles in Procurement, IT, etc.
Covering this position, you will take part in all new projects/initiatives affecting Accounting and business processes, in line with Group initiatives.
You will strengthen partnership with the Shared Service Center by ensuring alignment with business objectives, effective communication and collaboration, monitoring their performances and driving services and metrics reviews on a regular basis. This will enable you to ensure supplier adherence to service levels and KPI’s and driving improvements in service delivery.
Moreover, you will benchmark and facilitate best practices, set up and develop a continuous improvement approach by identifying areas of improvements and challenging the Shared Service Center and the internal stakeholders.
Last but not least, you will build strong relationships and gain alignment between Lux Finance team, Shared Service Center, Business Process Owners, and any other key players involved in process management, ensuring consistency in a rapid growth environment, and better serving business needs.
Who we are looking for:
You will bring your university degree background in Economics, Accounting, Finance or similar and your 4 to 6 years of experience in an Accounting function of a multinational Company or in a consulting Company.
Being an excellent written and oral communicator with strategic and interpersonal skills, you will act as an effective change agent, being flexible and able to deal with a dynamic working environment.
Your ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects requiring frequent communication, organization, time management, and problem-solving skills will help you to reach your goals.
Your high level of self-motivation and initiative, and ability to operate as a team player will be an interesting asset for us, together with your strong analytical mindset and your well-organized, detail-oriented attitude.
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How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.