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Finance Business Partner - DACH

  • Location: Munich, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria
  • Salary: Up to €110000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Senior Finance
  • Contact: Graham Thornton
  • Contact Email: gt@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Expiry Date: 18 July 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000008877_1624002362

Finance Business Partner - DACH

Circa €110,000 + bonus etc

Munich, Germany (+ WFH)

FMCG sector

This global FMCG business has an essential and positive impact on the lives of its consumers, providing invaluable products to aid health and well-being.

Due to its ongoing success and continued growth, the new position of Head of Commercial Finance has been created.

In this high profile role, you will:

  • Partner with the DACH regional senior leadership team including MD and Commercial Director
  • Play a key role in defining the long term strategy and translating this into the short, medium and long term financial and non-financial targets and KPIs
  • Drive improved understanding of business performance
  • Create insightful, business-critical analysis and recommendations on performance and growth plans
  • Support the business on pricing strategies, tender processes, wholesaler negotiations
  • Deliver insightful analysis on sales and marketing activity, including advertising and promotions and sales force effectiveness
  • Produce manufacturing cost analysis and the use of an effective standard costing model
  • Key support to new product and territory launches

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Fluent English speaker with a minimum of conversational German
  • In-depth finance business partnering experience, having supported senior commercial stakeholders to improved profitability and business growth
  • Experience of working in a product-led sector involving a fast-moving supply chain, i.e., FMCG, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical or similar
  • Highly impressive communication skills
  • Able to be based in Munich a minimum of 2 days per week

This is a high profile position within an agile an dynamic organisation that consistently rewards success in role.