Newell Brands Manager - Treasury in Hoboken, New Jersey

Position Title: Manager - Treasury

Location: Hoboken, NJ

Reports to: Director - Treasury

Job Summary:

Newell Brands Inc. is seeking an experienced Treasury Manager to join the foreign exchange. The foreign exchange team is a group within Global Treasury that ensures the company effectively mitigates and records various financial exposures with proficiency.

Job Duties:

  • Assist Treasury Director in managing Newell’s global hedging programs by managing the back office, management reporting, treasury systems and hedge accounting responsibilities

  • Manage and execute global back office hedging processes, including but not limited to, trade booking, trade settlement, treasury system FX uploads and documentation/reporting

  • Liaise with accounting on recording of derivatives transactions, generating gain/loss entries and analysis and monthly management reporting on all treasury activities

  • Review and update derivative and capital markets footnotes for the 10K and 10Q filings

  • Identify, recommend, and implement optimal procedures to increase efficiency, cost savings, and enhance controls for FX and capital markets

  • Maintain operational relationships with banks related to derivatives and derivative settlements

  • Implement, administer and monitor treasury management systems; desk procedure updates and optimize new/existing functionality implementations to all treasury systems to drive performance/process improvements including, but not limited to, automation of exposure analysis, trade booking and report generation

  • Act as backup for the FX trading manager and all front office FX responsibilities

  • Participate in performing analysis to accurately identify transactional and translational FX exposures, including building and maintaining valuation models for currencies and assess performance of hedges

  • Drive ad-hoc projects to improve Treasury operations, including implementing company’s transformation plan

  • Primary contact for internal and external audits for the FX and capital markets teams

  • Stay up to date on Hedge Accounting changes and compliance standards

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or other business related field

  • 2-3 years of Treasury Accounting experience highly preferred

  • 5-7 years of Treasury/Corporate Accounting/Corporate Finance experience at a publicly traded multinational company

  • Solid understanding of key Treasury Finance and Accounting concepts

  • Prior experience with g/l accounting systems, SAP and/or JDE preferred

  • Proficient computer skills including HFM and Microsoft Excel

  • Prior experience with a Treasury Workstation, FireApps and Kyriba preferred

  • Prior experience with FXall and Bloomberg preferred

  • Motivated, resourceful, process improvement oriented and self-reliant candidates who are curious, innovative and interested in working in a fast paced and demanding work environment

  • Demonstrated success and proven ability to multi-task, adhere to strict guidelines, works well with others, and complete tasks with discretion, accuracy and attention to detail

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.