We are working with an extremely dynamic consumer goods business, looking for a Senior Finance Manager to join as a key member of their European Finance organisation, to be located in Dublin (or in the UK).
Senior Finance Manager, Dublin, Ireland or UK
The company have a proactive approach – both to sustainability and to innovations - both across their product lines and in their approach to developing Finance practices.
In a period of growth and development for the business, the role of Senior Finance Manager is well suited to a Commercial Finance professional, looking to work as part of the leadership team locally. You will oversee the financial performance of the market in close partnership with Sales colleagues.
Responsibilities of the Senior Finance Manager:
With a focus on commercial strategy, working as a business partner to the leadership team and driving performance through insightful analysis
Provide visibility to stakeholders on sales performance through ROI analysis, providing key insights to ensure sound investment decisions
Full P&L responsibility for the market
Monitor and own the tracking of promotions and rebates, reviewing against performance KPIs
Working in partnership with the indirect leadership team and also managing initiatives to improve direct channel profitability
Manage the availability of customer credit through provision of accurate forecasting
Carry out financial modelling regarding customer relationships, retail store investment and direct channel expansion
Provision of training and support to non-Finance colleagues, to aid the overall financial capability across the market
Educated to minimum bachelor’s degree level. Accounting/Finance qualification, such as CIMA/ACCA/ACA, and/or master’s preferred
Experience of working in an FMCG/consumer goods environment
Demonstrable, strong Commercial Finance skills
Action orientated with an energetic and enthusiastic approach
Clear communication skills and a desire to question the status quo, always looking for ways of improvement
Managing by example, motivating and coaching the team
Fluent English language – written and verbal
If you are interested in applying for this Senior Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.