Sr Finance Analyst / Contrôleur de Gestion Senior

Date: May 8, 2024

Location: Paris, J, FR

Company: Suntory Global Spirits

What makes this a great opportunity?

  • Be part of a new ORTM project to elevate France market to the next level
  • Exposure to a wide range of stakeholders
  • Opportunity to contribute to driving commercial result & process improvement within a newly set up company
  • Be part of the winning team which could build a sizable business in mid and long term
  • Emerging International is a diverse region which is bringing a lot of experience and expertise
  • Possibility to build from scratch and make your own mark to the business
  • Opportunity to contribute to driving commercial result & process improvement

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide accurate actuals and forecast data along with due analysis and commentary to Head of Finance France
  • Support Sales team by providing financial support in developing business strategy, sustainable growth, managing and improving profitability and compliance
  • Participate in preparing high quality analysis on brands and customers performance, promotion ROI and trade investments tracking
  • Support the Sales team on pricing (incl. trade terms), customer negotiation and profitability, budget and risks management
  • Ensure that trade terms and conditions are correctly configured in the system, TTC accruals are correct and regular controls are performed
  • Support the regional FP&A and Finance teams in forecasting, budgeting and general guidance
  • Provide financial support for strategic decisions relevant to France
  • Participate in managing yearly forecast as part of S&OP process
  • Collaborate with IT in terms of UAT making sure systems are working during V2V and S&OP implementation
  • Track risks and opportunities outside of the forecast for France


  • Degree qualified with relevant Accounting/Business/Finance qualification
  • 3 years of diversified finance/consulting experience, preferably including experience within a multinational consumer products business
  • Fluent in English & French
  • A team player who strives in a challenging and fast-moving environment
  • Ability to engage and influence people tasked with delivering planned outcomes. Help drive actions to close gaps and make trade-offs for the market
  • Excellent commercial knowledge and capabilities
  • Ability to use information to identify opportunities for improvement and to drive positive change within the business
  • IT capable and comfortable with sophisticated database/ reporting tools and excel to generate management reports

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