Finance Analyst (India, Turkey, Distributors)
Location : Delta Park, Fareham
CooperVision is a global manufacturer of contact lenses. If you’re a wearer it’s likely that you’ve tried our products as we supply to some of the UK’s largest opticians & household names.
We are a global business with a presence in over 40 countries, but we operate as a big small company. This means we can be flexible to the ever-
changing market, the needs of our customers and also means we are able to think outside of the box to make changes where we need to.
At CooperVision we have four key values that really define who we are as a business and our unique culture; we are dedicated, we are inventive, we are friendly, we are partners.
We’re also focused on improving the way we do business every day, putting our customers first and supporting our colleagues.
Through a combination of innovative products and creative solutions, the company brings a refreshing perspective to the marketplace, creating real advantages for customers and contact lens wearers.
We're ambitious and we're looking for like-minded individuals to join our growing teams, to support our mission and our vision of helping our customers see more clearly every day.
We are currently recruiting for a Finance Analyst to join our customer focused Accounts team.
In this role we want someone who can operate in a dynamic and changing environment, manage multiple deadlines and be able to manage and motivate a team.
What will you do as a Finance Analyst?
The Finance Analyst role will provide commercially focused support and guidance to the Country Managers and the ACE & CEE Decision Support team.
The combined ACE & CEE region has a turnover in excess of $100m and is a key growth driver for the EMEA business.A strategic business partner to drive optimal long-
term profitability, the role will provide overall visibility to the commercial performance for the market, delivering insightful information on a consistent and standardized basis to enhance management decision making.
As a Finance analyst, you will act as the lead engagement with the markets on the preparation of the annual budget process and quarterly forecast.
Working closely with the EMEA FP&A and Accounting Operations teams, you will ensure a strong analytic framework to communicate business performance, opportunities and support pricing decisions.
In addition, you will validate the financials, making sure they reflect all known activities in the business and adhere to US GAAP.
Other essential functions include :
Key Knowledge and Skills
The ideal candidate will be able to work closely with the General Manager and commercial management team to ensure Finance is a Trusted Business Partner’.
You need to be customer focused, as well as take a longer term commercial and strategic focus, thinking fast, adapting and developing solutions to deliver deals.
Other knowledge and skills includes :
The ideal candidate will have experience of working for a US or UK multi-national regional finance team, and at Regional / Global levels with senior manager level staff from a number of functions.
Commercial Experience gained outside of a finance role is preferred and you must be a qualified Accountant. Other experience includes :
As well as a competitive salary, CooperVision can also offer you a whole package of benefits including :
Healthshield Cash Plan
Group Income Protection Insurance
Discounted contact lens scheme
Lifestyle Discounts (discount gym memberships / shopping vouchers etc)
Free Parking / Tea / Coffee & free fruit monthly
If you like what you see, join us and not only will you be joining a growing business full of opportunity and diversity, but you will also be working alongside some of the brightest, most dedicated and passionate members of our industry.
We promise this won’t be a short-sighted move.
All suitably qualified applicants will receive equal consideration and opportunities from CooperVision.