Kellogg Veterans

Veterans Careers at Kellogg Company

You’ve given your time and talent as a military veteran. You’ve demonstrated your commitment to career development with pride and passion during your service years. You’ve seen, heard and had experiences unique to only those who have served their country.

From Plant Operation Supervisors to Senior Financial Analysts, Kellogg offers opportunities for military veterans to grow with us. We are proud of our history of recruiting and developing veterans across the United States and are committed to recruiting and hiring more. We recognize that military-experienced talent bring exceptional and valuable knowledge, skills and experience to our company.

The values that you’ve come to learn and live through your service are similar to our K Values, which describe who we are, what we believe and what brings us together as a global community. Our K Values – integrity, respect, accountability, passion, humility, hunger, simplicity and success - help define what makes our company and our people special and how we all play a unique and critical role in the ongoing success of Kellogg.


W.K. Kellogg saw a better way—shaping our industry through a passion for people, and the goodness of food. And every day, we continue our founder’s legacy of leadership. Together we take the steps that show the way, with a vision for tomorrow and a plan to get there. We encourage you apply for a position that leverages your military experience and invite you to grow and lead with us.

Job Information

Kellogg Plant Finance Manager in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

As a Plant Controller you will ensure Kellogg’s financial viability while partaking in daily direction setting at our Louisville Plant. You will have daily interaction with the leadership team, making financial decisions, reviewing performance and actively providing direction to your finance team. Your collaboration skills and owners mindset will drive the success of this role, while bringing your analytical and financial skills to help the plant achieve success by meeting its goals and being a reliable and viable facility.


  • Manage financial performance – You will look at performance vs. budgets and forecasts, to include analysis of results around key drivers, with a focus on leading continuous improvement.

  • Financial Close Cycle – You will manage the financial close cycle along with the development of accurate operating expenses and balance sheet accounts.

  • Drive the annual budget – Drive the budget for the plant, develop overhead, standards, Operating P & L impacts and cash flow.

  • Be part of the leadership team – You will be a member of the Senior Leadership team where you’ll have the opportunity to set direction and guidance with the objective to meet Plant initiatives and goals. Plus, you’ll provide guidance and coaching of personnel outside of the finance team.

  • Financial and Inventory Compliance – in compliance with Kellogg Company’s corporate accounting policies and general accepted accounting principles (GAAP), through instilling a discipline that drives sound internal controls and adherence to policies and procedures. You will be the primary contact for the internal and external audits.



  • Bachelor’s Degree and significant Finance and managerial experience

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Knowledge of standard cost systems, cost analysis, and general accounting procedures and controls

  • Candidates must become familiar with plant operations by going out to the manufacturing production areas to better understand operating processes

Bonus Points:

  • MBA or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Experience with SAP, Anaplan and Plan View

  • Experience in supply chain or manufacturing


It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

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This role supports the Cookie part of the Kellogg business. This particular area of the business has been identified as part of a future divestiture. This role is eligible for retention incentive in addition to the salary and benefits applicable to this role. Further details will be discussed through the interview process.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link for English or this Link for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Plant Finance Manager

Location: USA-KY-Louisville

Requisition ID: FIN003153

Job Function: Finance & Accounting

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: May 6, 2019, 9:29:00 AM

Relocation Assistance: Yes