Commercial Planning Manager
Market leader in the F&B sector, multiple global brands
Driving business strategy through cross functional collaboration
About Our Client
My client is one of the world's largest Consumer Goods company with thousands of successful operating store in more than 100 countries around the world. To support the continued growth and gain more market share across Asia, the team is looking for a Commercial Planning Manager to drive meaningful topline and bottom line growth across their portfolio by through sound business plans.
Reporting to the Finance Director, the Commercial Planning Manager position will be working closely with the management and leadership team to provide primary support in the regional planning process for the business. As a strong finance business partner, you will drive cross functional collaboration across departments, execute strategies to drive revenue and profitability through the development of annual operating plans, market growth plans, creating templates and models for periodic tracking. Proposal of new initiatives on store development, reports on growth targets, forecast & budgets exercises will also be included. Additionally, you will be tasked to work on business analytics projects/implementation to generate data insights that can help to drive topline and bottom line.
The Successful Applicant
You are degree qualified in Finance and/or Accounting with at least 6 years of working experience, ideally at least 3 years in a strategy role. You demonstrate the ability to assess financial opportunities and impact, is a strong communicator who is confident to lead discussions with leadership team of business initiatives. You are a strategic thinker with a forward-looking mindset, is undaunted by challenges and is able to work in a fast-paced environment. Meticulous in your work, good attention to detail, you are able to prioritise and work well with multiple timelines. You possess strong business acumen, good people management skills to provide guidance to the team. Individuals who display aptitude and high agility for learning, is a self-motivated team player will be highly successful in this role.
What's on Offer
The successful candidate can look forward to working in a progressive company that values innovation in work practices, an excellent work culture and strong exposure to key stakeholders in the business.