Finance Strategy - Simplicity Director at Mars, Incorporated in Chicago, Illinois

Posted in General Business 18 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Simplicity Director - Remote - Chicago, IL

What are we looking for?


  • 8+ years of diversified financial management experience, including strategy, forecasting, process ownership, planning, and line management responsibilities.

  • Experience in functional areas other than finance or relevant business experience.

  • Demonstrated analytical and insights capabilities

  • Demonstrated skill in written and presentation communications

  • Consulting, Investment, or Technology Leadership experience a plus

What will be your key responsibilities?


  • Develop strategic partnership with the SRO team, region/market process owners, region/market finance leads through focus on understanding opportunities to reduce complexity in service of value creation, efficiency in outcome delivery, and/or Associate engagement

  • Lead all strategic finance aspects of the global Driving Simplicity transformation program

  • Provide a strategic finance perspective to shape and guide the Driving Simplicity program's focus towards areas of complexity with greatest opportunity for value creation, efficiency in outcome delivery, and/or Associate engagement

  • Manage and drive accountability with external consultancy partners

  • Partner with SRO and the local organization to support and develop improved processes and best practices to evaluate program effectiveness

  • Partner with MW and MVA FP&A to effectively communicate investment ROI of Driving Simplicity including tangible and more ambiguous measures of value creation (e.g., Associate Engagement, Data Integrity)

  • Establish and drive digital tools/reporting and a value creation mindset within the local Sales/channel organization

  • Lead ad-hoc financial evaluation and strategic recommendations

  • Ownership of project budget and connection points to adjacent programs

What can you expect from Mars?


  • Work with over 130,000 like-minded and talented Associates, all guided by The Five Principles.

  • Join a purpose driven company, where we're striving to build the world we want tomorrow, today.

  • Best-in-class learning and development support from day one, including access to our in-house Mars University.

  • An industry competitive salary and benefits package, including company bonus.

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