Finance Analyst

Finance Group Cork, Ireland


Description

Position at Logitech

Logitech is currently seeking a Financial Analyst to become part of the Corporate / Business Group Finance team. This role will collaborate with worldwide business groups and cross-functional departments. The ideal candidate would be a self-starter with great interpersonal, organizational, and technical skills, who is looking to contribute significantly to a strong and fast-paced group. 

Your Contribution:

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:

  • Partner with several business units to develop Marketing spend forecasts.

  • Work directly with the CMO’s (Chief Marketing Officer) team to plan, forecast and to understand the incremental value that our marketing investment is driving.

  • Closely work with business leaders and provide meaningful data to make strategic decisions.

  • Monitor and report marketing spend and KPI’s identified by CMO’s org on a monthly basis.

  • Ability to understand and run reports from the marketing software deployed by the company.

  • Support preparation of  a long range marketing investment framework to assess long term variable marketing needs.

  • Proven ability to work across business groups and commercial  sales organizations.

  • Design and prepare monthly reports to measure actual performance vs the plan.

  • Own end-to-end FP&A processes including planning, budgeting, forecast, and close for Global Brand Equity functions.

  • Analyze trends, drivers, variances and identify areas of improvement both from a business and financial perspective.

  • Build strong relationships and foster teamwork within the department, overall finance group, and business partners.

  • Complete ad hoc requests from various business partners internal and external to Finance as they arise.

Key Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of progressive development in Finance with prior experience providing Financial Planning & Analysis support; experience working in an executive facing role highly preferred

  • Experience in working in Strategic Finance, Corporate Finance, Business Finance or Sales Finance, is an added plus

  • Experience working with business partners located globally, is a plus

  • Excel power user, including experience with arrays, nested formulae, index/match, lookups, and pivot tables; strong working knowledge of PowerPoint and Google Doc

  • Proficiency in Smartview and Oracle; database relationship structure knowledge highly recommended

  • Manage large amounts of financial data with the highest degree of accuracy; experience in building/maintaining/ improving financial models preferred

  • Work comfortably with incomplete information and deal with ambiguity in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment

  • Professional, articulate, diligent, hardworking, curious, and self-motivated

  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills; must be able to form positive relationships with business partners and peers

  • Accountable to work independently, stay organized and prioritize deadlines in a continually evolving environment

  • A passion for problem-solving, identifying trends and turning confusion into comprehension

Education:

  • Bachelor or Equivalent degree in Finance, Accounting or Marketing

  • MBA preferred but not required

Small Company. Big Products.

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”  

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at +1 510-713- 4866 for assistance.

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