Now Brewing – finance manager, Global Supply Chain – Consolidations! #tobeapartner
From the beginning, Starbucks set out to be a different kind of company. One that not only celebrated coffee and the rich tradition, but that also brought a feeling of connection. We are known for developing extraordinary leaders who share this passion and are guided by their service to others.
Starbucks Global Supply Chain Finance is looking a for a Finance Manager to lead our Consolidations Team in translating Supply Chain impacts to Supply Chain leadership, Business Units, and CFP&A. This role is a critical business partner in understanding the detailed impacts across all Supply Chain functions and connecting them to the various drivers across all business units. To accomplish this, the ideal candidate will have experience in leading highly effective teams, developing talent, collaborating with multiple finance teams, and del clear & concise storytelling.
This role contributes to Starbucks success by managing the development and communication of annual budgets and quarterly forecasts. Leads a team of direct reports in creating and publishing performance metrics, providing insights and analytics, and clear storytelling to support key business decisions. Models and acts in accordance with Starbucks guiding principles
As a finance manager, Global Supply Chain partner, you will…
Lead – Setting goals for the work group, developing organizational capability, and modeling how we work together:
Incorporating key priorities for both the business unit or function represented and the total Company.
Works collaboratively with and often leads cross-functional teams to coordinate and provide guidance on strategic plans, annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and accounting policies.
Ensures effective communication and timely resolution of conflicts.
Identifies and communicates key responsibilities and practices to ensure the immediate team of direct reports promotes a successful attitude, confidence in leadership, and teamwork to achieve business results.
Supports the implementation of company programs to ensure the success of the Company.
Pushes the organization forward and leads changes and improvements.
Plan and Execute – Developing strategic and operational plans for the work group, managing execution, and measuring results:
Drives a function’s long-range financial and business plan.
Oversees and influences comprehensive analysis required to support investment decision for business programs and products including measurement against key financial metrics and targets.
Plans and manages business unit and department processes and practices to ensure that programs are aligned with company business goals and objectives.
Prepares, communicates, and educates client groups and team on changes in policies and practices within the organization.
Business Requirements – Providing functional expertise and executing functional responsibilities:
Provides overall vision in creating and implementing processes/ tools used in financial controls and financial plans.
Supports leadership by leading development of accurate and timely strategic plans, annual operating plans, and quarterly forecasting efforts for a business unit or global function.
Leads review sessions with senior business leadership and senior finance leadership.
Leads team in generating strategic and tactical recommendations in support of business objectives and presents them to influence senior management decision-making.
Supports director or senior leader in leading the development of strategic plans, annual operating plans and quarterly forecasts for a consolidated business unit or the consolidated Company.
Manages the team’s day-to-day activities in drafting, analyzing and completing plans or forecasts that align with business or departmental strategies and priorities and in accordance with accounting policies.
Works with cross-functional teams to improve processes, set targets, develop plans, conduct complex analyses, and measure results. Consults with senior management to identify process gaps, present data and propose solutions.
Ensures systems are consistent and integrated with the business practices they support. Identifies key issues and weaknesses, provides solutions for improvement, and manages the implementation of system enhancements.
Leads the creation of complex models, conducts research, and analyzes actual business unit performance against targets in the operating plans, strategic plans, forecasts. Quantifies opportunities and risks, and recommends alternatives.
Participate in and lead cost and price discussions with external or internal parties.
Partner Development & Team Building – Providing partners with coaching, feedback, and developmental opportunities and building effective teams:
Challenges and inspires partners to achieve business results.
Conducts and ensures the completion of performance reviews. – Ensures partners adhere to legal and operational compliance requirements.
Oversees training and development of partners directly and indirectly managed and makes effective staffing decisions.
We’d love to hear from people with:
Progressive experience in financial analysis, modeling, budgeting, and business planning 5-7 years
Applicable industry experience 3 years
Contributing to and leading cross-functional teams 3 years
Making recommendations to and influencing decision makers 3 years
Prior management or supervision experience preferred but not required
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
Ability to effectively present information to senior leaders
Ability to influence without authority vertically and horizontality throughout the organization and with cross-functional teams
Ability to lead others
Advanced Excel, statistical analysis, and financial modeling skills
Business analysis skills, with the ability to see implications and provide consultative solutions and recommendations
Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and manage projects
Ability to apply knowledge of multidisciplinary business principles and practices to achieve successful outcomes in cross-functional projects and activities
Ability to quickly identify the information needed to evaluate new business situations and to collect and organize appropriate quantitative and qualitative information
Working knowledge of Essbase / Hyperion preferred
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Ability to develop innovative solutions and process improvements based on technical accounting knowledge, analytical skills, and understanding of financial systems
Join us and be part of something bigger. Apply today!
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
We are committed to creating a diverse and welcoming workplace that includes partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We believe that enables us to better meet our mission and values while serving customers throughout our global communities. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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