JAFRA Cosmetics in Westlake Village, CA is recruiting for a Financial Analyst. The preference is for candidates who have strong experience with consumer products/packaged goods. For the right person, this is a rare opportunity to work with an exceptional team in a critical role and to be part of a Company with a strong position in their industry.
The Financial Analyst will report to and support the Manager of FP&A and will support a large client base in several markets. The core responsibilities of the role include the basic FP&A functions, such as forecasting, budgeting, long-term planning, and ad hoc analysis (ROI for investment analysis, reporting, dashboards). This position will also include a data mining component which will involve identifying trends in large data sets and building automated and/or ad hoc reports for internal business users.
In addition to the above requirements, this position will also need to have a strong understanding of the business from an accounting and strategic finance perspective, and past experience or educational background should reflect that requirement. This is critical to ensure that the translation of data is meaningful to the business and the related impacts to sales, margin, profit and related cash flows.