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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Plant Finance Manager

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Sep 21, 2022
No remote working option

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 141440 - Sricity, Andhra Pradesh, India


Job Summary:

The Plant Finance Manager leads the overall responsibility of financial activities at the plant, including budgeting, costing, reviewing capital expenditure, funding growth projects, inventory controls, process controls & compliance.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and supervise plant budget/LE.
  • Responsible for new product costing and periodic review of existing and new SKUs.
  • Control plant overheads and regularly track plant performance.
  • Responsible for month-end closing activity and reporting.
  • Monitor capital expenditure spending against budget and capitalization of open items and facilitate asset tagging.
  • Facilitate the interactions with the various authorities like Department of Industries. and tax compliance.
  • Periodical review of the plant processes to ensure adequate control exists and align with SOX control.
  • Drive cost reduction and waste elimination initiatives at the plant to support Funding the Growth initiative.
  • Review open PO and GRIRs, vendor advances, deposits, and follow up with concerned functions for timely closure.
  • Drive monthly PPRs.
  • Ensure Colgate's financial policies are followed at all times and accuracy of Plant Financials – Costing/FI.


Required skills:

  • CA 
  • 4+ years in FMCG Finance 



Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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