Analyst, US Finance (Clé de Peau)

Date:  Jun 23, 2022
Location:  New York
Company:  Shiseido
Country/Region:  US
Custom Field 4:  Employee (Permanent)
Company:  Shiseido

Job Summary:

The Financial Analyst will provide business financial planning, reporting and analysis and deliver month end close with full P&L exposure.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Assist in the analysis and communication of actual results, forecasting and budget process
  • Work closely with PR, Marketing and Media teams on monthly basis reviewing budget decks to ensure budget management and align on investments
  • Liaison with Accounting during month end close, analyzing the P&L and ensuring all entries are posted
  • Aid in monitoring, tracking and proactively reporting business performance, identifying issues and profit opportunities
  • Facilitate financial models to evaluate productivity, ROI, and gross margin in partnership with manager
  • Strong partnership with cross functional departments, i.e., Sales and Demand Planning on key initiatives, such as sales growth, improve retailer profitability and demo productivity.
  • Responsible for submitting monthly variance commentary and reporting to headquarters with tight deadlines
  • Ad Hoc Reporting upon request


Job Qualifications:

  • College degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Management required.
  • 2-3+ years of financial experience; preferably in consumer products industry.
  • Excellent analytic and computer skills, strong communication ability.
  • Knowledge of SAP, Cognos preferred
  • Strong proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrates analytical thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Comfort in providing appropriate challenge/pushback and feedback
  • Ability to work collaboratively and build positive and effective business partnerships
  • Ability to successfully manage change and deal with ambiguous situations
  • Ability to interact with all levels of management in a fast paced, changing environment
  • Must have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written


Shiseido is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender identity, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by Federal, State or Local law

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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