Commercial Finance Manager

Posted on 13-Feb-2018
Application Close Date: 26-Feb-2018
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• Are you an experienced Commercial Manager looking for your next role?
• Opportunity to make your mark with a leading FMCG organisation
• 6 month fixed-term contract, North Sydney based


Goodman Fielder is a leading regional food company across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. We have a portfolio of iconic and trusted brands that Australians have grown up with and put in their supermarket trolleys every week, including Helga's, Wonder White, Praise, White Wings, MeadowLea, and many more. Our vision is to be the leading and most innovative local food company, creating food that people love.

The majority of our Goodman Fielder leadership team is based at our head office in Sydney. The team has full autonomy and decision making authority, meaning our ideas and goals can be made reality without too much red tape. We are passionate about our iconic brands and products, and strive to be the best place to work in Australia. We are currently experiencing times of change and growth with continued capital investment across our business which only means one thing – Exciting times.

About the opportunity:

Across the business, we have an exciting growth strategy which you will be a significant contributor to. We are now looking for a dynamic, influential and passionate Commercial Manager based in North Sydney. Reporting to Senior Commercial Manager, Finance you will be an integral member of the Finance team, responsible for being a true business partner, managing a key financial portfolio and providing true commercial expertise to stakeholders.

You will be responsible for:

• Managing a key financial portfolio for a high profile business unit
• Working on monthly cycles, budgets, forecasting and P&L management
• Contributing to the financial inputs for the integrated business planning (Strategic Plan, Category Plan, Budget and S&OP)
• Leading the development of business case financials for new projects
• Developing strong working relationships with key business stakeholders
• Determining key sales and cost drivers and measure performance against targets
• Providing insightful commentary on volume and price variances

To be successful in this role you will need:

• Tertiary qualifications in Commerce or Finance (Essential)
• Solid experience partnering with stakeholders in a fast paced, commercial environment
• FMCG/Manufacturing or commercial experience
• Ability to influence key stakeholders with sound financial acumen
• Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
• Exposure to SAP, BW, BPC, or Promax will be highly regarded

What can we offer you?

With sites spanning across the Australasian region, working as part of a highly driven team at Goodman Fielder, you can expect the opportunity to build your own home grown career across functions, locations and brands.

In return for your passion and success, we will reward you with a competitive remuneration package and help you to achieve personal and professional growth and development. At Goodman Fielder, we aim to be a destination employer in the food industry where we don't just offer jobs - we offer long term careers.

For more information about us or to learn about other roles available at Goodman Fielder, please visit our careers page and register your details so that we can notify you of jobs which interest you.

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