Business Planning Analyst- Middle East
United Arab Emirates
منذ 24 يوم


Nestle Skin Health (NSkinH) is a global leader focused on enhancing the quality of life by delivering science-based solutions for the health of skin, hair and nails.

As a category leader, Nestle Skin Health conducts ground-breaking product research to provide both the healthcare community and the consumer with an ongoing progression of innovative technologies and products to protect, serve and enhance skin health.

Nestle Skin Health is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nestle.

Headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, Nestle Skin Health has more than 6,000 employees and 35 affiliates around the world.

Its products are distributed in over 100 countries. Its 5 state of the art research and development centers and 6 manufacturing facilities are dedicated to providing a wide range of innovative and science-

based medical solutions (Galderma) and consumer solutions meeting the highest standards of safety and efficacy.

Nestle Skin Health strategic brands include : Epiduo, Differin, Soolantra, Oracea, Mirvaso, Metvix, Loceryl,Benzac, Excipial, Qilib, Azzalure, Restylane, Cetaphil, Daylong, and Proactiv.

Galderma is currently seeking a Business Planning Analyst (Middle East) in its Finance department to be based in Dubai and reporting to Head of Finance MERITA.

Core Mission : The Business Planning Analyst is responsible for developing and using financial forecast systems for ME Region.

This highly analytical and technically-adept individual provides financial and budgetary forecasts for the country to Business Unit Leaders, Region Lead and Area Mgt for use in short and long-

term company financial and budgetary planning, ensuring reporting system interoperability and data integrity. Scope : He / she is the finance partner for all financial aspects in the assigned business unit (BU).

He / she provides proactive P&L management, including accurate sales and expense projections and strong operational costs controls.

He / she is a respected member of the BU leadership team, while holding the business accountable for performance, challenging appropriately and providing decision support.

Additionally, he / she supports the Head Finance to coordinates BPA activities across the unit. Duties & Responsibilities :

  • Organise and coordinate the Strategic Planning and Targeting Processes and actively participate in Operational Planning in order to establish a continuous long, mid and short term financial outlook that is in alignment with company / BU objectives and goals.
  • Design and maintain systems for financial tracking, ensuring accurate advance warning for all financial results
  • Proactively carryout value-added analyses on financial data, supporting and testing information provided
  • Cost management : analyses expenses, proposes cost savings and participates in implementation of these projects, looks for ongoing optimization of resource allocation. This includes :
  • A&P spending analysis
  • Responsibility for operations accounting and control
  • Revenue management : performs ongoing margin and profitability analysis on brand, product and customer level.
  • Controls actual performance versus target and proposes necessary actions in order to correct deviations on a monthly basis.
  • Identifies, communicates and manages business risk with the Heads of Finance and BU heads.

  • Establishes an internal KPI reporting system for management purpose.
  • Supervises the preparation of pricing discussions, including official approvals
  • Responsible for the financial forecasted figures in group reporting tools for sales and expenses
  • Responsible for the forecast of the Trade receivables follow up
  • Drive continuous learning within the region by performing post-implementation financial analyses on past initiatives and sharing results across the organization
  • Ensure consistency and interoperability between different financial reporting systems
  • Skills : Education :

    Education :

  • University degree in economics, business, or related field
  • Advanced degree in business, economics, or related field preferred
  • Languages : Advanced English oral and written communication skills. Arabic is an advantage Experience :

  • Significant (5-7 years) experience in budgeting and / or controlling positions
  • Experience designing and operating financial reporting and forecasting systems
  • Excellent analytical ability
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, and ability to clearly present financial data in reports distributed to regional and global officers
  • Competency / Technical Skills :

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Effective Team player
  • Business acumen and good understanding of managerial accounting and Finance
  • Highly Proficient with MS office
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