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Finance Business Partner, Marketing and Strategy

Company: Syngenta International AG
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: September 17, 2022

Job Description:

Please click here if you are having any technical Taleo issues. Job Description - Finance Business Partner, Marketing and Strategy (18046617) Job Description Finance Business Partner, Marketing and Strategy - ( 18046617 ) Description About Syngenta
Syngenta is a global leader in agriculture; rooted in science and dedicated to bringing plant potential to life. Each of our 28,000 employees in more than 90 countries work together to solve one of humanity's most pressing challenges: growing more food with fewer resources. A diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace environment are enablers of our ambition to be the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture. Our employees reflect the diversity of our customers, the markets where we operate and the communities which we serve. No matter what your position, you will have a vital role in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. Join us and help shape the future of agriculture. - About Us We invite you to help us shape the future of agriculture. At Syngenta, we believe every employee has a role to play in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. To support that challenge, the Seeds Finance team is currently seeking a Finance Business Partner, focused on Marketing and Strategy, in Downers Grove, Illinois, or Midwest region, United States. As a Finance Business Partner, you will support Marketing, Commercial, Production and Supply (P & S) and Strategic development areas with a focus on Syngenta's Corn business.
You will help shape the future of agriculture by:
--- Influencing the business strategy and decision making, by providing financial expertise and challenging business views -
--- Providing financial and analytical support to the Strategic Marketing teams including Seeds Leadership team
--- Providing decision support concurrently with improving business performance based upon a complete understanding of the strategic initiatives, value levers, operations, and gross profit analysis Accountabilities -
--- Build an effective and collaborative partnership with strategic marketing and cross-functional teams (Marketing, Operations, Research and Development) to identify business dependencies and support successful delivery of commitments
--- Serve as a thought leader and drive business improvement initiatives in the finance space including long-term reporting, dashboards, financial modeling
--- Support the business with financial case preparation for Agile initiatives, projects and investment initiatives utilizing knowledge of financial modeling of different scenarios across all areas of the business
--- Collaborate with the Marketing Leadership team regarding product advancement, product lifecycle and portfolio management analysis
--- Work with the finance and commercial team members to develop targets, latest outlooks for upcoming year, year over year gross profit bridging and scenario planning Qualifications Requirements
--- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or Engineering; Master's degree preferred
--- 3+ years of finance experience
--- Demonstrated experience in preparing company budgets and forecasts as well as long term strategic planning
--- Demonstrated experience in building Business Partnerships with multi-site, complex logistics, and manufacturing environments
--- Knowledge of accounting principles and financial analysis - Preferred Requirements
--- Experience working with financial analysis tools, Net Present Value (NPV) -
calculations, risk assessment, and value creation
--- SAP, Excel, and Business modelling experience
--- Experience training business community on financial matters
--- Experience challenging and improving existing processes
--- Experience generating and communicating ad hoc financial analysis What We Offer:
--- Full Benefit Package (Medical, Dental & Vision) that starts the same day you do
--- 401k plan with company match, Profit Sharing & Retirement Savings Contribution
--- Open Vacation Policy with a minimum of 15 days of vacation and up to 30 days with manager approval, 9 Paid Holidays
--- Maternity and Paternity Leave, Education Assistance, Wellness Programs, Corporate Discounts among others
--- A culture that promotes work/life balance, celebrates diversity, and offers numerous family-oriented events throughout the year
Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) -
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