University Recruiting - Associate Finance Manager 9/16/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Food. Purpose. You.
We serve the world by making food people love. As one of the world's leading food companies, General Mills believes that food should make us better. Food brings us joy and nourishes our lives, connecting us to each other and the earth. General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, Häagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Old El Paso, Yoplait and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, General Mills had global net sales of US$16.6 billion during fiscal 2016.
We seek out the best talent, provide them with rich development resources, support, and the chance to lead something big. Choosing a career with General Mills means joining a company where you can make a difference in the lives of millions of people. There is tremendous opportunity here for individuals who are leaders, innovators, and want to be part of a company that serves the world by making food people love.
What is the role of Finance at General Mills?
Finance is a strategic business partner at General Mills, leading the creation of strategies that drive shareholder value and stewarding strong fiduciary responsibility. Finance is integrated in all aspects of the General Mills business, and Finance leaders have the unique opportunity to build a career focused on either a technical, accounting-focused path or a broad, generalist finance path.
What will I do?
Leverage your financial acumen and build business partnership by conducting financial and business analysis, generating insights and influencing decision making
Build business and technical breadth and depth by rotating through multiple assignments in business areas including our operating units (think "brands"), supply chain/operations, sales, and/or corporate
Receive world-class training in fundamental technical skills and organizational learning, as well as leadership skills such as influencing and strategic communication
Who is qualified to apply?
YOU, if you are earning a Master of Business Administration degree and have 4-5 years' experience delivering outstanding results and demonstrated business acumen. Learning & cultural agility are key in Finance, as are strong influence, interpersonal & communication skills, passion, enthusiasm, and professional maturity.
Where would I work?
General Mills' World Headquarters in Minneapolis, MN (ask us why we love living here!)