- World leader, premium products, strong growth focus
- Global company with dynamic & friendly culture
- Perfect development role for a Junior Commercial Finance Analyst evolving their career
Lindt is a world leading manufacturer of premium quality chocolate and our exclusive products enjoy an excellent reputation and awareness. In Australia, we continue to grow market share and have become the market leader in premium dark chocolate and boxed chocolates.
This is an exciting time to join Lindt Australia as we have invested in new infrastructure and plan for further growth over the years to come. At the heart of our expansion is our new state of the art facility at Marsden Park which incorporates our head office, manufacturing operations, factory outlet store and 3PL distribution centre.
Your role as Commercial Finance Analyst – Sales and Marketing will enable you to get close to the business and to fully understand all financials by analysing the underlying drivers in terms of profitability. In this role at our Marsden Park Head Office, you will be supporting the Senior Commercial Analyst in business partnering all relevant stakeholders by providing proactive, high quality business insight and decision support.
This will include timely, in depth and concise analysis and interpretation of financials and business information of cost related items within the Wholesale division in order to support, challenge and guide the Sales & Marketing team and the Senior Finance team. Amongst others, this will include supporting the annual strategic plan, budget process, and April and August revisions of the financial estimates. A key focus of your role will be to conduct monthly cost centre reviews with cost centre owners to communicate year to date results, year to-go forecast and highlight risks against the respective budgets.
- FMCG industry finance experience (highly regarded)
- Experience in a similar position as analyst in commercial finance
- A high level of interpersonal skills to engage the business and stakeholders
- Degree qualified
- Working knowledge of SAP ERP systems / BW systems (desirable)
- MS Excel – Intermediate
- Ability to apply advanced problem-solving techniques
- Strong team player while also motivated to work independently
Lindt is an energising place to work full of passionate people. We place great importance on being an employer of choice and offer excellent career opportunities including internal transfers, ongoing training and development, a competitive salary and bonus scheme, staff car parking, company events, recognition programs, 50% staff discounts, half day Fridays in Dec/Jan and a day off on your birthday! You’ll also work in an environment where people with commitment, drive, initiative and entrepreneurial spirit work as a team to reach outstanding results.