Newell Brands Sr. Manager, Sales Finance in Huntersville, North Carolina
Position Title: Senior Manager, Sales Finance
Location: Huntersville, NC
Reports To: Director, Sales Finance
The Sr. Manager, Sales Finance will provide financial support for the Sales Finance team of the Commercial Business Unit. This person will work closely with Sales & Sales Enablement teams as well as business partnering with tactical pricing to unlock capabilities to support improved revenue & profitability. This role will develop superior relationships with key individuals cross-functionally to provide insight to maximize financial performance and plan attainment. The applicant should be comfortable working in a fast paced, flexible environment.
Business partner for the Sales teams
Support monthly financial estimate process for Sales Finance for all brands (RCP, RC, Quickie)
Lead the Gross to Net Programming including analysis of Customer Programs / Contracts
Support the approval process for any tactical pricing decisions needed through the PE process for all brands
Lead the month end close process for Sales Finance including the Day 2 Flash, Balance Sheet Reconciliations, Journal Entries, and Audit Support
Improve cash flow by developing model for tracking / supporting AR and Customer Accruals
Provide ROI Analysis for Platinum / SG&A Spending
Own cash discounts and align customers to a more focused strategy to drive savings in the P&L
Support various Newell Projects
Develop monthly Sales Finance Reporting package and distribute monthly including reporting by sales / customer / channel / vertical / end user
Track R&O for sales opportunities
Collaborate with sales finance global team to streamline workflow
7+ years of experience in finance or related field, preferably in the Consumer Products industry
Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics preferred; MBA a plus.
3+ years in a supervisory or management role
Significant experience with SAP and Hyperion is strongly preferred
Experience across financial disciplines (Sales & Marketing) preferred
Strong presentation and communication skills, ability to present complex financial information in simple terms
Proven maturity level/presence with senior executives, comfortable dealing with ambiguity and handling confidential information
The ability to influence, without direct authority, and to articulate a clear vision and represent it convincingly
Demonstrated ability to foster and develop strong finance teams that collaborate cross functionally to drive growth and profitability
Ability to assess risks and opportunities within complex business situations
Ability to work in an organized, detailed manner under tight deadlines; demonstrated ability to recommend and make decisions quickly under any situation
Proven organizational skills, detail-orientation and solid work ethic
Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal OpportunityEmployers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.
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