Background & Purpose of the Job
Unilever International (“UI”) is an alternative but complementary route to market, servicing white space opportunities not exploited by local operating countries. UI specializes in exploring white space opportunities (e.g. underserved channels and consumers) which are not reached via the regular operating country’s route to market. UI is a global business unit with headquarters located in Singapore and five global hubs (US, UK, Dubai, Korea, and India), offering a diverse range of products, as well as expertise in utilizing 3rd party distributors to reach consumers in over 80 countries.
The primary purpose of this role is to provide finance and commercial business partnering support to the Unilever International Americas cross-functional team; with a principal focus on driving support within Brand Building and Brand Development functions. Being successful in this position will require strong working relationships across multiple cross-functional teams.
This role will be a primary liaison to our UI Finance team in our Singapore HQ. The role will coordinate and manage inter-company P&L credits between Singapore and the Americas (NA & LATAM), as well as implement cross-cluster alignment across pricing strategy, trade spend, and marketing budgets. This role offers a great opportunity for the right candidate to gain exposure to a number of different business teams globally, and will allow them to gain both breadth and depth of experience across a range of various finance functions.
Who You Are & What You’ll Do
You’re a born leader: Entrepreneurial “Can Do” mindset to want to succeed
You love to win, and have fun doing it: You have a passion for winning in the marketplace, understanding the consumer, and an entrepreneurial passion for growing the business
You’re a change maker: Given the rapid pace of change in our portfolio, you will partner extensively with the brand cross-functional team to drive change in the way we manage the business, and to ensure we grow in a profitable, sustainable way
You’re a culture & change champion: Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to build collaborative relationships with multiple and diverse stakeholders.
Brand Building & Development:
Financial Reporting & Forecasting:
What You’ll Need To Succeed
Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. For more information, please see Equal Employment Opportunity PostersEqual Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Persons with DisabilitiesEmployment is subject to verification of pre-screening tests, which may include drug screening, background check, credit check and DMV check.
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