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Date:  Nov 17, 2022
Job Req ID:  11321
Category:  Finance
Country/Region:  AU
State:  NSW
City:  Sydney
Workplace:  Hybrid

Title:  Head of Supply Chain Finance - ANZ

Description: 

At Kellogg’s we are part of an environment that gives us the freedom to belong.  Our culture champions diversity and celebrates difference, in a place where you can be you.


We are a global powerhouse in cereals and snacks and we make some of Australia’s favourite foods.  Our iconic brands include Nutri-Grain, Special K, Sultana Bran and Coco Pops (cereals), LCMs & Pringles (snacks).  We continue to innovate and stay close to our customers to remain on top of the game!  


The role of Head of Supply Chain Finance is the Business Partner to our Supply Chain function across ANZ.  Forming part of the Supply Chain Leadership Team, you will provide support and guidance to the business through ongoing COG’s visibility, analysis and decision support, as well as delivering the key inputs to our financial submissions, forecasting and corporate strategic plans.  This role also forms part of the Finance Leadership Team and is a direct report to our ANZ CFO.


FMCG is a fast-moving industry and this role is at the core! 

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide the Supply Chain inputs to our annual corporate strategy, budgets, and monthly forecasts to enable the business to make sound business decisions.
  • Ensure Supply Chain team (Procurement, Operations, Engineering, Logistics receive visibility and sound interpretation and guidance on the impact of their decisions on our business profitability while allocating and approving budgets to areas with a balanced view across the Supply Chain Scorecard (Food Quality, People Safety, Growth, Service, Natural Resource Consumption, Efficiency & Profitability). 
  • Provide the key COGS inputs to the Commercial, R&D organization that enables decision making and a clear understanding of what drives cost into our supply chain.
  • Strengthen the organization by supporting Supply Chain auditing activities to ensure all requests are met and all recommendations are addressed.
  • Build a strong, technically competent and engaged team through robust hiring and on-boarding, coaching and developing individual team members so they can perform and grow with the company.
  • Establish constructive working relationships across all functions and within the finance function locally to understand the business needs and drivers, and to continuously improve the partnership through the delivery of sound financial information.
  • Contribute to the leadership of the local finance function by the timely delivery of the department’s common objectives and active support for all members of the Finance Leadership Team. 

 

Skills, experience & attributes sought:
Degree qualified and either CA or CPA qualified, the successful candidate will have had substantial experience in a similar role.  We are looking for someone with strong technical skills when it comes to costing, CAPEX, factory expenses and a good working knowledge of procurement, factory operations, logistics and warehousing ideally gained from an FMCG environment.
With strong business partnering skills you will provide the business with sound advice and guidance from a financial perspective for decision making and day-to-day operations.  With a small team of direct reports, you will have previous experience in developing, coaching and guiding talent to be their best.    


Benefits, culture & company:
We’re a company that makes great food and we hire great people!  
Since first establishing in Australia in 1924, we have grown as an organisation and whilst our range of products has expanded our over-arching goal is still the same, to nourish with our foods.   
Our K values (integrity & respect, accountability, passion, simplicity, success and humility and hunger) shape our Kellogg culture and guide the way the business is run.
We offer our employees competitive salaries including performance related bonuses and incentives, free on-site car parking for office days and half day Fridays year-round!  Our well-being benefits are varied with offerings to suit everybody at every stage in your life – they include a well-being allowance and 2 x ‘Being at your best days’ annually – which are two days of leave to focus on your well-being. 
As an individual you can grow and develop your career with the support of your Manager and development programs.  The benefit of a global organization is you can take your career off-shore.
Kellogg (Aust) Pty Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer that aims to provide an inclusive work environment involving everyone and embracing the diverse talent of its people.


 

Kellogg is taking bold next steps on its portfolio transformation journey by separating its North American cereal and plant-based foods businesses by the end of 2023, resulting in three independent public companies, each better positioned to unlock their full standalone potential. Learn more at UnleashingOurPotential.com.

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