Job Function:Finance General (40000022)
Whirlpool is the industry leader in the manufacturing and marketing of home appliances. Whirlpool is a global company and markets Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Amana, Brastemp, Bauknecht, Consul and other major brand names in more than 170 countries around the world.
Whirlpool is a company that creates innovative solutions and products to meet consumer needs. As a result, we have been recognized as one of the world’s 100 most innovative companies by Business Week magazine and the Boston Consulting Group. Additionally, Whirlpool Corporation was ranked among the Top 20 Innovators in Consumer Products by The Patent Board and has been consistently ranked as one of the Top 20 Companies for Leaders by Hewitt Associates and Fortune magazine.
Our unique business strategy provides us with an unmatched leadership position and ability to build and sustain loyalty to our brands. Our strategy allows us to move with greater speed to better serve our trade customer and end consumers around the globe.
Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Finance Manager opening to join our Global Strategic Sourcing Finance organization.
This is a great opportunity to be a finance leader in the North America Global Strategic Sourcing team. We are an integral part of the GSS leadership team who work with our partners around the globe to provide financial reporting and analysis for Global direct material spend. You will partner with global process partners as well as Senior GSS leaders to understand and vet drivers of direct material spend to help drive strategic, value-creating decisions. This analysis includes an understanding of vendor negotiations, engineering project cost take-out, raw material price changes, and currency impacts to our direct material spend. As well as, communicating these impacts and any risk/opportunities to Senior levels of leadership.
What You Will Do