Financial Accounting Manager

Nestle Purina
Clinton, Iowa, United States
Competitive salary
25 Nov 2020
26 Nov 2020
Job role
Experience level
Financial Accounting Manager

Job Description
More than just one-of-a-kind views of the Mississippi and small-town charm, Clinton is has also been called "home" to one of our factories since 1969 - a proud producer of Pro Plan®, Nestlé Purina ONE Beyond®, Nestlé Purina Veterinary Diets®, Beggin®, T-Bonz® and Whisker Lickins® among other varieties. This small Midwestern town is perfect for families with year-round activities including riverfront amenities, biking paths and unique restaurants and historic districts.

As a Financial Accounting Manager, you will develop and maintain the necessary accounting systems, procedures, controls, and audits to ensure that plant and division management are provided with an effective plant accounting approach that is consistent with company policies and operating standards. In this role you will provide financial support for plant and division management with reviews, analysis, recaps, forecasts and new measurements. You will also lead Nestle Continuous Excellence initiatives through coaching, feedback, and recognition.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Develop and manage factory budgets and costs. This includes the annual operating budget, cost projections for leadership, and financial support reporting.
  • Complete factory accounting activities, which include general ledger closing activities in SAP.
  • Develop and manage factory accounting personnel through performance management.
  • Maintain factory compliance through adherence to all company policies, procedures, and standards.
  • Other job duties as assigned, such as oversight of hourly payroll system and accounts payable/ receivable.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in an accounting, finance, business, or related field.
  • Experience:
    • 3+ years' experience in general accounting, cost accounting, operations control, budgeting, and variance analysis in a manufacturing, production, warehouse, military, or related environment required.
    • 1+ year supervisory experience required.

Must be willing to relocate for future opportunity.

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé Purina. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission--you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé Purina home.

The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and look for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at to notify of us of any needs related to completing the job application.

Job: Financial Accounting Manager

Primary Location: Clinton, IA US

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Career Area: Professional

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