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Commercial Finance Manager North Africa

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Commercial Finance Manager – North Africa

Cairo, Cairo 

Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package 


To provide financial analysis and decision making support primarily to Category team, Marketing Director & Commercial Finance Director to ensure the Category/ brands deliver on their key financial performance objectives (typically – NR, GM, COP). The role works extensively with the multi-functional Category teams (Power of One teams) to lead & influence a broad range of financial & business decisions. Functional solid line reporting is to the Commercial Finance Director with the Category team leader (ie, Marketing Manager) being a key stakeholder.


You’ll succeed because… 

…you’ve a foundation in accounting or financial analysis. You’ve worked with general ledger and reporting systems. You thrive under pressure and hit tight deadlines. You have a close attention to detail and your analytical mindset means you spot trends and anomalies others miss. Most importantly, you’re an excellent communicator, willing to share your views and influence others using facts and data.


You’ll love it because… 

…you’ll get to make an impact like never before. You’ll be responsible for your own projects - we can’t wait to hear your ideas. The products you help us get out there will make people’s lives better. Our iconic brands will provide an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the very best out of you, every day. 


Main Responsabilities

The role has 3 main components:

  1. Financial planning, forecasting & reporting
  2. Marketing business partnering.
  3. Gross Margin improvement through support in Distributor P&L management under Cost-plus Model & projects
  1. Ensure monitoring and effective operation of Commercial KPIs / Month End / FC / Marketing Spends Regional CFCs / Stocks levels & ageing DB and CFA audit
  2. Suggest and implement ROI improvement in Trade and Marketing initiatives.
  3. Conduct Pre and Post evaluation of Consumer and Trade Promos.
  4. Track NPD projects and update senior management about the key variances
  5. Ensure coordination with internal and external Audit for commercial function
  6. Submit timely and accurate reports to the  senior management 
  7. Coordinate with Global CHQ and other Regions for submission of monthly reports 
  8. Assist Business Review, FC & Plan Presentation & decks
  9. GMVA reporting

In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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