Energizer Senior Director, International Finance in open, United Kingdom
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We have talented colleagues around the world with varied skillsets, backgrounds and experiences, and we embrace this diversity because it’s a big part of what helps us deliver results to grow the company. Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
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The Senior Director, International Finance partners with Energizer’s International Area Chief Business Officer and is responsible for developing the International Area F&C organization, overseeing all aspects of financial strategy and managing the flow of financial information to key stakeholders.
To succeed, you’ll need a breadth of technical Financial skill; have the interpersonal skills to quickly establish an honest, trusted relationship with senior commercial leaders while challenging remotely; and you’ll also be a change agent as Energizer continues in our evolution to become a world-class, modern, technology-led Finance function.
You’ll be employed in one of our key operating markets, but the role has the flexibility to work-from-home and we are open to considering high caliber applicants in multiple locations due to the wide span of timezones that this role covers. The culture at Energizer is fast-paced, with an extremely high degree of remote collaboration.
Some International travel is required for this role, and flexibility across non-standard business hours will be essential.
Collaborating as a Business Partner to the Chief Business Officer – International and supporting him to drive the business as we continue our growth plan
Developing the International Area F&C organization which includes a range of Modern, Developing and Distributor markets
Overseeing all financial aspects of financial strategy for the International Area and managing the flow and interpretation of financial information to key stakeholders
Contributing fully to the development of company strategy across all areas of the business, challenging assumptions and decision-making as appropriate and providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers
Formulating and agreeing financial targets and budgets in accordance with business strategy
Enthusiastically participating as a member of the International Area Leadership team
Assessing and sharing macroeconomic trends and future impacts to minimize risk
Management of three product categories with net sales of US$800M
Required Skills and Experience
Undergraduate Degree in Business Management, Finance or Accounting, or equivalent, with any further education being advantageous
Professional accreditation from a recognized accountancy body most likely (CPA; CIMA; ACCA etc)
Significant and progressive experience in a finance management position in a multi-national corporation
Inclusive, supportive, interpersonal skills with a commitment to developing others
Working knowledge of SAP and Central Finance
Hyperion Planning Experience would be beneficial
Proven ability to operate successfully in a full and complex matrix organization
Evidence of successfully reporting results and collaborative partnering skill to influence up and down the organization
Team Leadership and Development, both in the technical capacity, and driving cultural change
Innovative and Strategic Thinking capabilities
Ability to adapt quickly to the Consumer industry
Experience of managing across multiple geographies including experience across both Mature/Developed and Emerging markets
Working Relationships & Environment
This role reports to the Vice President, Global Finance (located in St Louis) and supports the Chief Business Officer, International (located in Dusseldorf).
The role leads a high-performing organization of 85 colleagues across 15+ countries spanning Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.
Come join us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.