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Sr. Financial Manager, Investor Relations

Date: Sep 9, 2021

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



Sr. Financial Manager, Investor Relations  


What makes this a great opportunity?

The individual will be involved in a variety of high-profile tasks and projects and will partner with Sr Leadership to offer a high-value output through strategic support and insight, creating value from data. This individual will communicate learnings that ultimately determine the direction of the business and its vision, mission and tactical goals.


Role Responsibilities

Role Mission 

The Global FP&A Sr. Manager role will be based out of the new global Beam Suntory headquarters in New York city.  This position has overall responsibility for reporting and analysis to senior leadership and the Board and engagement with Global Finance teams to understand and guide regional reporting to senior leadership teams.


This role supports the CFO and the VP of Global FP&A in analyzing and reporting results to the Suntory Board – interacting with the global and regional FP&A teams to appropriately communicate business performance and expectations.  This position will be a part of the Global Financial Planning & Analysis team reporting to the VP of Global FP&A with significant exposure to the CFO and CEO.  The Sr. Manager will also have an Analyst direct report.


Outcomes/Success Criteria 

Behavior required for success include:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to synthesize data and information and convert/package into executive summaries that communicate key messages on business/operational performance
  • Forward thinking – challenges the status quo and proactively and creatively identifies opportunities for improvement
  • Quickly adapts to changing circumstances and accelerates the change effort
  • Builds and leverages relationships across boundaries and with key stakeholders by developing formal and informal networks; shares knowledge and best practices globally.


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Preparation of Global Monthly Business Reviews and quarterly Board presentations
  • Partner with FP&A counterparts to develop insights on monthly results
  • Responsible for monthly reporting and analysis of financial results to Beam Suntory leadership
  • Main point of contact with Beam Suntory shareholder, Suntory Holding’s (SHD) in Japan. Will be responsible for monthly SHD Board presentations and monthly call with SHD FP&A team to answer questions on business results and drivers.
  • Preparation of financial analysis requested by Finance leadership
  • Provide decision support and handle ad hoc questions



Qualifications & Experience

Education- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance; MBA preferred

Years of experience- Minimum 7 years of Finance and Accounting experience

Level of experience- Previous budgeting/planning and/or financial analysis experience preferred. Expertise with Business Objects, SAP, EPM (BPC) preferred.

Travel %-  <10%


In an effort to ensure the health and safety of our workforce while doing our part to protect those around us, Beam Suntory is requiring proof of full COVID vaccination for US salaried employees in our offices and commercial field roles as a condition of employment, subject to medical/religious exemptions.





At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority!  We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment.  All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.