Senior Analyst, Region Finance

Date:  Sep 25, 2023
Location:  New York
Company:  Shiseido

Job Summary:

Provide support to Region Finance Manager and Executive Director for overall forecasting, budgeting, and reporting processes. Partner with FP&A teams to prepare the monthly reporting package, consolidate and analyze Total Region financial results and Plan/LEs. Key member of the Region Finance team to continuously drive process improvements.


Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Consolidate and manage financial submissions to HQ reporting system (GSMS)
  • Prepare reports of financial results on time & accurately
    • Prepare Monthly Reporting Pack for Senior Management
    • Perform monthly variance analysis and review results with FP&A teams to understand variance drivers and assess R&Os
    • Complete HQ reporting package with commentary on variances
    • Prepare Quarterly KPMG Audit Commentary
  • Provide support to help Manager and Director manage the Americas Region Forecasting processes to ensure alignment with Plan in terms of sales and profit
    • Prepare Monthly Risk and Opportunities analysis for Exec Mgmt
    • Perform analytical review for the total Region forecasts and work with FP&A teams to understand variance drivers and R&Os
    • Prepare presentation decks for Plan and LE review meetings
  • Partner with cross functional teams and be a key member of region initiatives and projects:
    • Help identify and continuously drive process improvement and standardization
    • Other projects as requested by management
  • Work with IT closely to manage and perform testing for reporting systems including development and upgrade for Global or Local systems (SAP/BPC)


Qualifications & Competencies:

  • Strong prioritization, team building, communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong financial, analytical, and technical skills
  • Must be very organized, detail oriented and able to work under tight timelines
  • Aptitude to learn and drive continuous improvement and solve problems in a team environment
  • Understanding in financial forecasting/analysis, PL/BS review, Budgeting, and Financial Planning Process
  • 4-year Degree in Finance/Accounting required.
  • 3-4 years’ experience in Finance/Accounting 
  • Experience in Beauty/Fashion/retail industry preferred, but not required. 
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint. Knowledge of BPC and SAP preferred


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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

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