Latin America / Colombia / Bogota / Bogota /

Finance & Corporate Development

#: 743999729156708 / 50242017

Executive

Full-Time

Job Description

FP&A Jr  – Bogota, Colombia

The COVID-19 outbreak has certainly changed the way everyone lives and works, and we are no exception. Our first priority is the health and safety of our associates and the communities in which we operate. To keep everyone as safe as possible, we have made some adjustments to our recruitment process. At the moment, interviews and evaluations will be conducted virtually, and we are set up for remote onboarding. We have regular video meetings, so you can feel part of the team right from the start.

We will return to our offices once it is safe to return. In the meantime, you can join us from your home office knowing we already have a strong global infrastructure and remote work capabilities.

ABOUT THIS JOB 

The FP&A Analyst demonstrates accountability for functional business, and broad company objectives. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional area of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategys.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in local FP&A team way of work, rhythms, and output consolidation

  • Participate in local FP&A output and senior leadership engagement

  • Participate in local FP&A with HQ FP&A growth engagement and deliverables

  • Own specific piece of FP&A work and output, according to team organization

  • Analyze and organize data appropriately by anticipating the internal clients expectations

  • Use experience and knowledge of line of business and trends to determine materiality of variances in the analysis and reporting process

  • Ensure planning cycle and reporting requirement deadlines are met by facilitating and coordinating efforts across multiple functions to gather required data

  • Effectively and actively participate in business planning session and support the development of short and long-range financial and business plans

  • Solicit feedback on planning cycle performance on a regular basis and modify processes accordingly

  • Control and analysis on monthly closing. Identify profitability drivers. Margin analysis

  • Tracking of Strategic Initiatives and/or Projects

  • Work effectively with business leaders to proactively drive key business initiatives and effectively analyze and report the financial impact on the business

  • Anticipate the effect of other relevant systems and procedures on FP&A processes by applying knowledge of accounting, finance and business processes

  • Proactively identify FP&A control weaknesses by thoroughly analyzing system related issues (i.e. data inaccuracy, incompleteness, errors, system failures, etc.), prioritize the risks, and research and implement viable solutions that use appropriate technologies in connection with Hub@Center global strategy

  • Participate in Automation & Robotics process change for FP&A locally, regionally and globally

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU

¿Do you have previous finance experience? ¿Working with global teams and different cultures is a motivation? Be part of a global team work , while you are yourself, in a work environment that fosters learning and professional growth.

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting | Finance | Economics

  • At least 1 year of experience in the finance area.

  • Ability and passion to anticipate, identify, and resolve complex financial issues

  • Data Domain Expertise (Expert PC skills, Office Package and working knowledge of accounting systems).

  • SAP, Oracle EPM, VB Macros are preferred, SQL programming highly preferred

  • Analytical Modelling Expertise (Ability to model, analyze information to take best business decisions)

  • Fluent in English (required) 

  • Critical Thinking- able to analyze and demonstrate problem solving skills

  • Good numerical and mathematical reasoning

  • Ability and Curiosity to develop Business Acumen.

  • Communication skills (Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, both verbally and in writing, all functions and across board)

  • Ability to develop and support common policies and practices for the Finance function

  • Ability to function as an internal Financial consultant and Business partner

ABOUT NIELSEN

We’re in tune with what the world is watching, buying, and everything in between. If you can think of it, we’re measuring it. We sift through the small stuff and piece together big pictures to provide a comprehensive understanding of what’s happening now and what’s coming next for our clients. Today’s data is tomorrow’s marketplace revelation. 

 We like to be in the middle of the action. That’s why you can find us at work in over 100 countries. From global industry leaders to small businesses, consumer goods to media companies, we work with them all. We’re bringing in data 24/7 and the possibilities are endless. See what’s next with us at Nielsen: careers.nielsen.com

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