Financial Analyst - Supply Chains - FMCG

Job title : Financial Analyst - Supply Chains - FMCG
Location : Sydney, New South Wales
Contact name : Ellen Mezger
Contact email : emezger@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : 1134093
The Company
Our client is a market leading FMCG business whose products are found in most households across Australia. They are seeking a strong Finance Analyst to partner across various commercial teams to support GMs, Directors and the wider finance team with a focus on profit improvement, cost optimization & driving business growth.

The Role
Reporting to the Finance Manager, the main responsibility of this role will be to provide reporting, insights and fact-based business decision support to the business. Other duties include (but are not limited to):
  • Business partner with the Head of Sales, Manufacturing, Procurements and other functional leaders 
  • Produce accurate and timely monthly accounts and commentaries
  • Analyse monthly results including variances against budget, forecasts and previous estimates
  • Build financial models
  • New and existing product costing
  • Prepare the annual budget, produce quarterly re-forecast and provide commentary
  • Process improvement projects for Operations
  • Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are prepared and adequately supported

Qualifications & Requirements:
  • CA/CPA Qualified 
  • Experience working in FMCG / retail or manufacturing environment (desired) 
  • Strong communication / analytical skills
  • Ability to business partner with a variety of stakeholders
  • Ability to navigate financial systems (Pronto and Power BI) including advanced skills in Excel and PowerPoint (including advanced pivots and formulas) 
How To Apply:
If you are interested in the role, please apply online. If you have further questions on the role, please contact Ellen Mezger at emezger@sharpandcarter.com.au