Finance and Accounting Coordinator

Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 21, 2016
Apr 25, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently seeking a Finance and Accounting Coordinator for our Sacramento factory. This position will assist the Plant Controller in month-end close process, financial reporting and analysis, inventory control, accounts payable and payroll. This position has a high potential for growth within the Nestle Waters North America organization.


Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


§  Assists the controller in the month-end close process including the preparation and submittal of monthly accruals and journal entries.

§  Manages accounts payable and payroll

§  Coordinates the preparation of financial and non-financial reports.

§  Maintains analytical tools such as MS, Excel models to enable the plant to monitor activities and control operations.

§  Ensures compliance with NWNA accounting policies and procedures and technical standards.

§  Assists the controller in ensuring adequate control procedures and reporting systems are in place, especially where there is risk of material exposure.

§  Performs inventory cycle counts, research and resolve variances.

· Supports the controller in the preparation of financial plans, including annual budgets, quarterly benchmarking, monthly forecasts, weekly scorecards and long term plans.

· Will perform a critical role in the lean enterprise strategy of the company (Nestle Continuous Excellence) and will n eed to engage the productio operators in data analysis and production line performance reviews

· Project Management (Analyze data, make recommendations and asist in the implementation of process improvements) in operations.


Key Qualifications:


§  Bachelor degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or other relevant field or equivalent work experience.

§  Strong computer skills with knowledge of Word and PowerPoint and advanced analysis capabilities utilizing Excel and Access (Advanced Excel preferred)

§  Strong analytical skills

§  Effective written and verbal communication skills with a strong ability to build relationships

§  Ability to prioritize duties with a sense of urgency

§  Team-oriented, self-motivated, accountable and dedicated to continuous improvement

§ Strong computer skills with knowledge of Word and PowerPoint and advanced analysis capabilities utilizing Excel and Access (Advanced Excel preferred)


This is a tremendous opportunity! We offer a competitive wage based on education, experience, and other qualifications.


Nestle Waters North America (NWNA) is the largest bottled water company in the United States , distributing 7 of the top 10 brands in North America. We have the #1 national brand, Nestle Pure Life and many of the nation's strongest regional brands, including Poland Spring, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Deer Park , Zephyrhills and Ice Mountain.  We also offer the much loved bottled teas of Sweet Leaf Tea and TradeWinds. We also have the strength of Nestle, the world's largest food company, behind us.


Putting safety and quality first as we deliver the right product, to the right customer, on time, every time is what we do every day in our operations. Our competitive differentiator is our people who make it happen! Our Supply Chain organization is recognized as best in class in safety, quality, production, packaging, labor, warehouse productivity, payload, and order fill rate. We also lead the way in sustainability with the smallest environmental footprint in the beverage category. As we pursue TPM, we expect to further enable our people to drive excellence in all areas.


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