Finance Manager (Overhead Cost Reporting)

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Arlington, VA, United States
Apr 25, 2017
May 28, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Foods people love. The life you imagined. And the culinary capital.

We are writing a new chapter in our journey; Nestlé USA is opening its new U.S. headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, directly across from Washington, D.C.   As a part of this extraordinary moment, you have the opportunity to help build the Nestlé USA of today, and tomorrow.

Our new home in the D.C. area offers close proximity to world-class restaurants, shopping, and museums. You are steps away from the world's largest museum, the Smithsonian, and renowned national landmarks such as the Washington Monument.  

Nestlé USA is transforming what we do, how we do it, and where we work.  Now is the time to define your future, and ours, too.   Find your fulfilling personal and professional life, matched with our competitive benefits, focus on innovation and limitless opportunities to learn and advance your career.

Discover the ways that Nestlé USA values and supports our employees and community.  Giving back continues to be a part of the Nestlé tradition.  As the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company, our focus is not only about nourishing our customers, it's about enriching you.


This key management position plays a leadership role by providing management with accurate and timely financial information and analyses, identifying opportunities to streamline processes and improve business performance. This position operates as a co-pilot and manages, controls and optimizations MOGE (Marketing and Other General Expense) White Collar or Headquarter costs.

Key areas of responsibility include financial planning and analysis of Headquarter support costs, decision support to improve overall performance in our Headquarters costs, and NiM controllership of shared service charges to other NiM operating companies. Ensures integrity of all system postings related to Marketing General, Other General and Globe IS/IT lines of the P&L. In addition, ensure the allocations of these costs to the businesses are appropriate and in compliance with the Costing Standards for White Collar costs from Vevey, GAR.

This leadership position provides strategic long-term financial guidance and champions or creates a vision for change. This person will partner with the strategic business unit / function to maximize performance throughout the organization. Provides leadership in actively coaching and developing team members. Ensures cross-functional team compliance with internal, external and operational audit requirements.

This position must develop an advanced level of knowledge of the costing standards for White Collar (CSW) cost allocations and well as NAS and costing standards guidelines and methodology including driver data and allocation tools to ensure compliance. It will be responsible for the reporting & analysis of pre-allocated MOGE costs to the business partners during the annual budget, monthly Dynamic Forecast, and Period End Close processes. This position would also be responsible for the overall PEC process for the SOCM team.

In addition, this manager will be responsible for the on-going vendor relationships and overall Financial project focus for the Mobile Expense Management Tool and the Contingent Worker Support Tool. Management of other projects in the MOGE area will be assigned as required.


Own the White Collar Costing Standards (CSW) for the US16 Companies (NUSA, NN, NP) including compliance, interpretation and implementation of the standards.

Ensure the company wide cost center structures and master data is in alignment with the CSW.

Analyze and control Nestle USA white collar costs and drive improved performance including risks and opportunities, and savings opportunities.

Manage the budgeting and forecasting of white collar costs to identify improvements to process and transparency.

Incorporate the management of Whte Collar costs in the Business Service Models.

Actively lead, coach and develop direct reports.

Management the Mobile Expense Management Tool and the finance focus of the Contingent Worker Support Tool.


- BA/BS degree in Business, Finance or Accounting, or the equivalent required

- CPA, CMA or MBA or preferred

- 5-8 years work experience in Finance


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