Intercompany Analyst

  • YUM! Brands, Inc.
  • Louisville, Kentucky
  • May 31, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Primary responsibilities include maintaining the intercompany billing and cash settlement processes for specific markets as well as assisting with period and quarterly reporting and analysis. This position provides direct exposure to the markets as well as the brand Control teams and is a great way to learn the business. A successful candidate will demonstrate organization skills and a strong attention to detail, and be able to manage competing priorities in order to meet important deadlines.

Job Functions:

Intercompany Analysis and Reporting Processes (70%)

* Maintain intercompany reconciliation process for various markets; provide intercompany invoices to markets and research/coordinate with markets and other control teams to clear all outstanding items on a timely basis
* Prepare and record intercompany billing and FX related entries as needed for responsible markets
* Prepare cash wires to settle intercompany balances with field markets on a regular basis
* Partner with group controllers to proactively identify and resolve potential issues with outstanding intercompany balances

Supervisory Responsibilities (15%)

* Responsible for oversight of one intern, including approving weekly hours worked and time sheets
* Approve intercompany related journal entries and reconciliations prepared by intern; ensure all reviews are completed in accordance with SOX guidelines
* Oversee intern compilation of market invoices for team members, including researching and gathering appropriate support for various intercompany charges

Special Projects/Other (15%)

* Identify and implement process changes to improve the efficiency and impact of reporting and analysis
* Partner with Global Brands to assist with identifying and researching validation issues
* Assist with special projects and ad-hoc financial analysis as needed

Knowledge and Skills Required:


* Accounting degree required
* CPA a plus
* 3-5 years of public or private industry accounting experience.
* Experience with multi-national and/or retail businesses preferred


* Team player; willingness to assist other team members during tight deadlines or crisis situations
* Understanding of intercompany accounting and foreign currency accounting preferred
* Proven organization skills with ability to establish priorities and handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously
* High degree of intellectual curiosity and analytical skills with ability to identify issues and propose solutions
* Computer literacy and Excel skills (JD Edwards and Hyperion HFM preferred)
* Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
* Demonstrates a high level of accountability and excellence

Yum! Brands, Inc., has over 50,000 restaurants in more than 150 countries and territories, making it a leader in global retail development primarily operating the company's brands - KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell - global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories. The Company's family of brands also includes The Habit Burger Grill, a fast-casual restaurant concept specializing in made-to-order chargrilled burgers, sandwiches and more. In 2019, Yum! Brands was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index and in 2020, the company ranked among the top 100 Best Corporate Citizens by 3BL Media.

As the world's largest restaurant company, we have a clear and compelling mission: to build the world's most loved, trusted, and fastest-growing restaurant brands. The key and not-so-secret ingredient in our recipe for growth is our unrivaled culture and talent, which fuels our results. To that end, we're looking for talented, motivated, team-oriented individuals to join us and have the opportunity be your best, have fun, make friends, and make a positive impact.

We are excited about the future growth of our brands. In fact, as a company we are opening an average of 8 restaurants a day worldwide! This growth creates endless opportunities for professional, as well as personal growth. Customer sentiment and love for our brands is the fuel for our excitement! Taco Bell has been named one of the 10 Most Innovative Companies in the World by Fast Company. Pizza Hut delivers more pizzas than any other pizza company in the world, KFC's still uses its 75-year-old finger-lickin' good recipe, including secret herbs and spices to hand-bread its chicken every day, and the Habit Burger Grill is looking to expand its regional footprint across the country.

Check out some of our great benefits:

* 4 weeks of vacation per year plus holidays
* 2 paid days off per year to volunteer
* Onsite childcare through Bright Horizons
* Onsite dining center (yes, you can eat KFC, Taco Bell or Pizza hut every day!)
* Onsite dry cleaning, laundry services, concierge
* Onsite gym with fitness classes and personal trainer sessions
* Tuition reimbursement, education benefits and scholarship opportunities
* Discounts for life's adventures (ex: theme parks, wireless plans, etc.)
* Generous parental leave for all new parents and adoption assistance program
* 401(k) with a 6% matching contribution from Yum! Brands with immediate vesting
* Comprehensive medical, vision and dental including prescription drug benefits and 100% preventive care
* Recognition based culture and unique, fun events year round
* Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
* Company paid life insurance
* Grow Yourself Week which is devoted to your personal development