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Senior Commercial Finance Manager - Retail

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Contact: Tom Swain
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 June 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -052021-459931

Our client is a global consumer powerhouse with extensive investment in Asia, they are looking for an experienced Senior Commercial Manager - Retail with extensive Retail/Online experience to join its Singapore office.

Reporting to the Global Finance Director of Consumer, you will be responsible for the Global Retail channel from a governance and commercial perspective and be the contact point as the centre of excellence. The position directly supports the Executive Leadership Team and supports them to help drive the strategy and performance of the direct retail portfolio.

Key responsibilities

  • Partner with group and market finance to ensure that the global retail P&L has a high standard of accounting integrity
  • Partner with the local market teams to develop and track performance management plans for all stores
  • Provide financial due diligence and spend control on retail investments
  • Responsible for consolidating, reporting, and reviewing the Global Retail P&L
  • Analyse and effectively communicate key drivers of financial variances at the store-level
  • Lead and prepare the CAPEX submission for the global retail channel
  • Partner with the global retail team to identify and deliver ongoing cost optimization of store builds & upgrades​
  • Be the centre of expertise for the various retail business & financial models
  • Identify opportunities for top-line growth and profit improvement through external analysis and benchmarking​
  • Provide primary support to create retail FP&A
  • Partner with global retail team to seamlessly connect retail business intelligence with financial analytics

Key requirements

  • CA/CPA/ACCA Qualified Accountant with extensive commercial finance experience within retail/online/distribution
  • Experience in rigorous financial planning, analysis and/or strategy experience
  • Excellent analytical ability and Excel spreadsheet skills
  • Experience in working across functions and cultures and dealing with remote teams

Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd
EA License No. 16S8105
Swain Michael Thomas
EA Reg No: R1325644