Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 8:06 AM
ARYZTA is a global baking company with a Passion for Good Food. We provide our retail and foodservice customers with a portfolio of bakery solutions so they can deliver memorable, delicious food to consumers. With operations in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, ARYZTA has become a global leader in the baked goods industry and one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world. Our leading bakery brands in North America include La Brea Bakery(R), Otis Spunkmeyer(R), and Oakrun Farm Bakery(R). We have 58 state:of:the:art bakeries and kitchens around the globe, with 24 of those in North America, and are committed to driving innovation, predicting upcoming consumer trends and flavors, and exceeding our customers' expectations. The Americas team champions the values of Integrity, Ownership, Customer Focus, Creativity and Care to help us deliver on People Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Collaboration.
ARYZTA Americas operates one of the largest specialty bakery businesses servicing all major customers in the retail, foodservice, QSR and convenience store channels.
The Americas Structure includes four operating Business Units: Brazil, Canada, ARYZTA US Baking Solutions and ARYZTA US Consumer Foods, which are serviced by the Americas Central Support Functions covering areas such as Food Safety and Quality Assurance, Environmental Health and Safety, Sustainability, HR, Legal, IT, Finance Shared Services, Procurement, Category Management, and Commercialization.
Director, Finance:Trade Deductions (Consultant)
:San Leandro, CA
:Trade Promotions : ARYZTA : NA Finance Shared Services
**This is a contract position**
The Director, Trade Promotions (Consultant)will be responsible for leading the Trade Promotion claims processing operations supporting ARYZTA's 2B North American business. The Director will ensure the department is delivering exceptional service by managing performance against established Service Level Agreements and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). The position requires a high degree of subject matter expertise and interactions with Senior Management and across functions throughout the organization.The Director will contribute significantly to the continued development and success of the Shared Services organization as a key member of the Senior Management team partnering with colleagues and the DVP Finance to develop a strong performance and Continuous Improvement culture, with a high degree of employee engagement.
:This position is located in San Leandro, CA, which is home to one of ARYZTA's Shared Services offices, providing services for Accounts Payable, A/R, Trade, Payroll, Tax, and Treasury
:The position will manage the processing of Trade Promotion claims for ARYZTA's US and Canadian operations which consist of over 20 manufacturing bakeries and kitchens, 4 corporate offices, and multiple distribution/logistics facilities
:Manage 250M+ of Trade Spend across multiple customers and claim types
:Support and collaborate with the Customer Finance function. Customer Finance is responsible for negotiating and approving customer pricing and promotion agreements, as well as Trade Spend forecasting and analysis.
:Trade staff of 30 processing rebates, broker commissions, deviated pricing claims, etc.
:Strategic leadership and daily management of all aspects Trade claims processing functions for ARYZTA North America
:Ensure timely and accurate payment of customer rebates and claims by effectively managing the end:to:end trade claims processing function: contract set up, system configuration, accrual management, trade claim validation, payment.
:Develop and report on KPIs for the Trade function
:Interact effectively with the Customer Finance function to analyse Trade Spend trends
:Build and maintain strong cross business relationships internally and exte
• Location: East Bay, San Leandro
• Post ID: 97525532 eastbay