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Reference ID R78752 Updated 23/06/2022 Employment Type Full time Experience level Experienced Professionals
Country India Work Location (City) Chennai

The Role

Roles & Responsibilities: -

  • Lead the month close by pro-actively actioning on monthly financial validation during book closure for LSC and S&M.
  • Monthly margin analysis for LSC and S&M and providing actionable insights on drivers causing variance to business.
  • Prepare monthly business performance summary and present with insights in performance review meetings.
  • Drive Planning & forecasting process in efficient and proactive ways to ensure we provide realistic estimates and to meet planning accuracy.
  • Explain and influence drivers of PL and BS and implement necessary controls to safeguard books.
  • Support Sales Team leads on MILO reviews between STLs and GM – modelling the content needed to bringing the right insights on the table
  • Support pricing teams in South Africa for pricing MILOs and driving floor price updates.
  • Deep-dive on Opex and COGS spend and provide required cost transparency and insights to budget-holders to sharpen the cost requirements.
  • Lead the Blendcore JV LSC support including validation of controls on record to report and bringing the right MI for the GM to appraise the JV 
  • Driving data driven insights to identify ‘Money Left on the Table’ from an integrated lens
  • Drive initiatives to optimize working capital through coordination with business teams.

Skills & Requirements: -

The candidate requires exceptional communication and influencing skills to be able to build effective working relationships with finance advisors/finance managers, especially in a virtual environment, and leverage that relationship to ensure compliance in the face of such pressures.

  • Qualified /Part qualified Accountant (CA/ICWA/CIMA/ACCA/MBA) with up to 5 years of post-qualification experience.
  • Working knowledge of GSAP, Power BI & AO.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Pro-active approach, self-driven and continuous improvement mindset.
  • Good stakeholder management skills.
  • Ability to work well in a virtual environment.
  • Creativity and innovativeness in approaches to problem solving.
  • Exposure to international / multi-cultural work environment
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities and many stakeholders, including frequent unexpected challenges / Adhoc requests from leadership team.
  • Supply chain and Product costing experience (added advantage)

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