- The Finance Analyst will be responsible for driving business and financial performance of one of the following organizational units. Assignment of organizational units will be determined in a way to best suit the candidate profile. -business unit such as Hair Care Category -business function such as Supply Chain -total business in Japan.
He/she fulfils the responsibility through engaging in the following activities.
-Business planning, target setting, and resource allocation (budgeting)
-Performance monitoring and driving resource reallocation to maximize performance -Performance reporting to business partners, country board, North Asia Cluster, etc.
-Providing investment evaluations and any other financial analysis, such as financial business case of new product launches, evaluation of capital investment in Supply Chain, promotion ROI analysis, etc.
- -Financial accounting experience
-Strong numerical capability, analytical skills, and Excel skills
-Ability to work cross functionally with other functions e.g. Marketing, Customer Development (Sales), and Supply Chain. -Bias for action, self-starter
-Excellent communication skills, preferably in English
-Keen interest in positively influencing consumers lives through the business