Unilever South Africa Future Leaders Programme – Finance
Job ID:R-69795Category:Finance; Early Careers. Location:South Africa,
This job placement will be at any of the Unilever business units/locations within the country
Our Future Leaders Programme will ignite the leader in you. This unique programme is designed to develop Unilever’s Future Leaders (UFL) by providing challenging and purposeful opportunities that accelerate their readiness to take on business leadership roles.
No matter who you are, or where in the world you are, the chances are that our products are a familiar part of your daily routine. Every day, around the world, people reach for Unilever products. Our brands are trusted everywhere and by listening to the people who buy them, we’ve grown into one of the world’s most successful consumer goods companies.
In fact, 150 million times a day, someone somewhere chooses a Unilever product. Look in your fridge, or on the bathroom shelf, and you’re bound to see one of our well-known brands. We create, market, and distribute the products that people choose to feed their families and keep themselves and their homes clean and fresh!
Get up close and personal with a company that can shape your future. You will need strong self-motivation, have a passion to win and the ability to build strong relationships. Be the individual that drives the success of a mutli-billion-euro Brand…this could be MADE BY YOU!
The primary function of Finance is to play a key part in protecting and unlocking value for Unilever by playing a stewardship and performance management role for the business.
This is done through three key pillars: Finance Excellence Team, Finance Business Partners, and Financial Controllers. Along with the Finance Expertise Pillar. The key pillars each interact with our core functions; Customer Development, Supply Chain and Marketing – giving you a solid understanding of the organisations Value Chain.
Experience in the above areas, as well as homing in on the Unilever Finance Skills framework in your time as a UFLP is exactly what we need to groom our future leaders in an ever-changing connected world.
Roles: Finance Excellence Team
Delivering decision support, process excellence and performance management across our business.
Finance Business Partners
Driving value in the moments that matter to the business. Being agile to attend to partnering big decisions and performance interventions.
Controlling is the core of what we do in finance. Protecting and unlocking value through stewardship, brilliant finance fundamentals and proactive risk management.
These are our financial experts in areas including Taxation, Treasury & Risk, Pensions and Internal Audit are important in ensuring we make the correct decisions in challenging subject matter.
- Honours level/4th year/CTA equivalent/Man-Acc post-graduate at the time of application
- You will be required to complete the CIMA Program with Unilever
- Finance Data Scientists skills will be advantageous.
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Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business.
At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.