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McDonald's MGR-FINANCE in Chicago, Illinois


Job Description:

The Value & Deal Strategy team provides financial analysis, business insights, and strategic recommendations to support U.S. Value & Deal growth initiatives such as, but not limited to, the $1 $2 $3 Dollar Menu, McPick 2 for $5, and the Global Mobile App. Members of this team have an outstanding opportunity to participate in cross-functional teams accountable for developing the national marketing calendar for these Value & Deal initiatives that many of McDonald’s customers enjoy. In this role, you will provide key insights into profitability trends, opportunities and risks to help shape future marketing programs, analyze the potential viability for new products under test, forecast national financial results, and make recommendations based on the business screens established for the program. Scenario planning and financial modeling using necessary analytical capabilities will allow you to excel in this role. You will also provide the actual financial results at the conclusion of each national promotion or new product launch. Other special projects include providing financial analyses in support of the U.S. strategic growth plan. This manager position will build and maintain relationships with functional disciplines outside of Finance, including Marketing, Menu Strategy, Supply Chain, Operations, and Leadership Franchisees.

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United States

EOE Statement:

McDonald’s Corporation is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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Minimum Requirements:

Required Competencies :

· High level of intellectual curiosity

· Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills

· Ability to influence others through storytelling and empathy

· Strong communication skills (oral and written) to understand customer needs and convey complex data into clear insights via reporting and presentations

· Strong quantitative focus with experience in business trend analysis, product or promotion evaluation, market tests or general data analysis

· Strong financial acumen with a strong mind for mathematics and statistics

· Strong organizational skills, with the ability to balance competing priorities

· Operates effectively in a team environment

Position Requirements:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred; MBA preferred

· 4 + years Consulting, Business Insights/Research, Strategy or analytical and data intensive environment;

· Big 3 Consulting experience preferred

· Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills required






· Opportunity sizing

· Evaluation of promotions and initiatives, both in test markets and on a national scale

· Business performance analysis and reporting

· Sales and product forecasting

· Thought partnership and initiative management with cross-functional teams

· Business case development and presentation

Job Title:

Finance & Business Insights Manager – Value & Deal Strategy



McDonald's Corporation and McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Company") are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage or citizenship, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, or any other legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.