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FINANCE ANALYST – FP&A, SOUTH ASIA PACIFIC (6 months)

Full-time
Intermediate (3-6 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • Accountancy
  • Budgets
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Planning
  • Financial Reporting
  • Forecasting
  • Management Reporting
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Process Improvement
  • Reconciliations
  • SAP
  • SAP FICO

Job Description

FINANCE ANALYST – FP&A, SOUTH ASIA PACIFIC (6 months)

As a key member of the South Asia Pacific (SAP) FP&A team, this role is responsible for analysing and reporting the drivers behind the SAP region financial results. You will be the key support to the FP&A Controllers, providing insight for internal management reporting and supporting on key projects. This Role will be 6 months Contract. 

The role requires a solid commercial understanding as well as the ability to deliver logical and well thought out analysis. You will continuously seek to improve processes, controls and the quality of deliverables. With a number of stakeholders and competing priorities, it will be necessary to prioritise effectively and communicate clearly.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare financial reports and analyse business performance
  • Supporting the Financial Controller in understanding the results versus Budget, Forecast and Prior Year through detailed analysis and liaison with the wider SAP Finance team
  • Work with local accounting team to ensure monthly accounts are accurate and properly prepared 
  • Submission of month end close to Group Finance
  • Support in preparation of market budgets and forecasts, including system load reconciliations and checks
  • Liaise with different local department head to obtain information to perform the financial analysis
  • Understand the recent trends and areas for improvement. 
  • Continuously improving the processes, controls and quality of deliverables, challenge current ways of working to make these more efficient and effective
  • Responding to ad hoc queries, and analysis as required. Prioritising work effectively to ensure that these queries are responded to on a timely basis

QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS

  • Degree in Accounting, or related disciplines
  • At least 4 years’ experience in management reporting and financial analysis, preferably gained from retail environment 
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to quickly understand and interpret complex information. Excellent attention to detail. 
  • Strong Excel skills with experience of building and working with complex models and large data sets.
  • Focusses on continuous process improvement, and driving efficiencies.
  • Ability to build strong relationships, both with the wider Finance team globally and throughout the business. 
  • Pay attention to details, dedicated, enthusiastic and self-motivated 
  • Good commands of written and spoken English 
  • Proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft application
  • Knowledge in using SAP and BW would be an advantage

EXPERIENCE

  • Retail Finance, Financial Planning and Analysis, Reporting and Analysis or similar role within a large, listed, multinational company
  • Working within a multicurrency environment
  • Proven track record of delivering process improvements
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Experience of BPC, an advantage 

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish
BurberryRetail and e-commerce

1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Bowrington

directions_walk8 mins walk from Causeway Bay Station