KIK Custom Products

  • Senior Financial Analyst

    Job Location US-IL-Rosemont
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/31/2018 12:12 PM)
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    We are searching for a Senior Financial Analyst to join our Custom Manufacturing Division Rosemont HQs in Chicago. This role is ideal for a high performing CPA (or CPA student); it offers a great combination of financial accounting, managerial accounting, customer pricing and profitability analysis, and operational experience in a fast moving, quick paced environment offering immediate growth and development.


    About KIK

    We are one of North America’s largest independent manufacturers of consumer packaged goods (“CPG”), KIK helps a large portfolio of brands and retailers bring their products to life. With leading positions in the multi-billion dollar household and personal care (“HPC”), over-the-counter (“OTC”), pool additives and automotive aftermarket categories, we serve over 100 CPG companies and several major North American HPC and automotive aftermarket retailers, including many of the leading players in their respective categories.


    KIK Custom Manufacturing (“KCM”), a segment of KIK, is a leading contract manufacturer of HPC products in North America, serving over 100 CPG companies, including many of the leading players. Our multi-product manufacturing and packaging capabilities include an extensive portfolio of aerosol, liquid, gel and cream products, among others. We also offer OTC product manufacturing capabilities from our FDA-approved sites. Our record of product safety, focus on customer service and speed-to-market capabilities makes us a valuable supply chain partner for some of the world’s leading brands.

    Essential Job Functions

    Your individual responsibilities include:


    Plant Finance

    • Manage finance function for one of KCM’s plants, including month-end close processes, monthly reporting, quarterly reporting, forecasting, and budgeting
    • Manage and monitor plant expenses
    • Investigate unusual account variances and drive their resolution
    • Other ad hoc projects as may be required


    Customer Pricing

    • Manage and monitor specific pricing adjustments across all KCM plants 
    • Provide monthly reconciliations of specific price adjustments to all KCM plants
    • Provide monthly reporting to Senior Management
    • Other ad hoc projects as may be required


    • Collect and consolidate operational key performance metrics across all plants for senior management
    • Support KCM sales group with ad-hoc requests (e.g., customer profitability, customer volume)
    • Support KIK’s M&A team with ad-hoc requests (e.g., due diligence, integration of acquisitions)
    • Work closely with IS/IT group on new reports, report structure, and system maintenance


    Education Requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance, GPA 3.5 or Better
    • CPA or CA ideal, but not required


    • 3-5 years experience
    • Strong Excel skills
    • JD Edwards World and/or EnterpriseOne experience an asset


    • Some travel may be required for this role

    KIK offers very competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including health, wellness, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. You can plan for your future with KIK's retirement savings options including employer match. KIK also recognizes the importance of continuing education and offers Education Assistance to our employees to encourage continued personal development and growth.


    KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

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