The Finance Director will partner with Brand senior management teams to grow the overall business. They will ensure forecasting (revenue, margin, profit) for the business is accurate and accurately reflects market dynamics by incorporating sales and cost forecasting spanning across the business. They will provide strategic consultation and collaborate with the Brand Leader and their SLT on setting the commercial finance direction for the brand, including developing pricing strategies, profit improvement programs, risk management and mitigation strategies, etc.
Specific accountabilities include:
Inspire and lead a team of commercial finance professionals (both on-shore and off-shore) in order to deliver NA Finance goals and objectives. Ensure the team has the right capabilities to meet fast-changing business needs.
Continually review and evaluate opportunities for continuous improvement in all financial processes to ensure robust financial controls are deployed consistently across the brand and financial risks are appropriately managed and mitigated. Implement changes to ensure the most effective and efficient processes.
Partner with business leadership team to help drive growth by ensuring preparation and analysis of operational and financial reports.
Researches market & industry trends and correlates into strategic insights and guidance and presents to business leadership to identify opportunities to accelerate profitable growth.
10 years Finance experience; 5 years in Finance leadership capacity
Experience supporting commercial leaders in finance capacity
Nice to Have:
MBA or graduate level degree
Experience building best in class commercial finance processes & procedures
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