Finance Manager - Consumer Propositions

O2 Telefonica
10 Jan 2018
20 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

About the Team:

The Commercial Finance team is a key part of Finance and Professional Services in Telefonica UK and is instrumental in shaping new products and driving delivery of the Consumer & SMB Division results through insight and challenge, while ensuring the customer is at the heart of everything we do.

Your role:

This is a key role within the Commercial Finance team, working as a dedicated finance business partner to the Innovation team. Using your excellent commercial acumen you will help shape future customer propositions which deliver long term value and enable the delivery of the Consumer & SMB business plan

The role will give you exposure and visibility within the F&PS team and across a broad range of functions in the Marketing team. This requires a highly commercial individual with the ability to identify key levers of value within a new proposition and use their excellent stakeholder skills to enable delivery of value generating propositions that deliver overall incremental business value


-Business case development: for new Pay&Go and SMB propositions suggested by the Innovation team. Must be comfortable to make assumptions & justify them when limited data points are known. Provide support on larger Consumer propositions
-Post Implementation Review: Carry out post implementation reviews to draw out successes and opportunities for improvement of existing and new Pay&Go and SMB propositions
-Commercial Analysis: Analyse information to understand business performance. Interpret the analysis to draw out key learnings for the business.
-Accounting Insight : Build a solid understanding of current accounting standards and be able to analyse the impact of these on proposed consumer propositions and the impact on reported results

Demonstrable Experience:

-A highly motivated self-starter, able to deliver high quality commercial support with minimal guidance
-Strong track record in building relationships and influencing and driving the decision making process
-Ability to prioritise multiples demands to ensure greatest value add and managing expectations
-Excellent communication skills across different levels of stakeholders
-Must have a detailed understanding of the mobile business including knowledge of key competitor trends and threats to mobile business.
-Must have a solid understanding of current and pending accounting standards

Essential Qualifications:

Qualified Accountant
Strong IT skills, particularly Excel and Powerpoint
Strong financial modelling skills
Prior business partnering experience desirable

Grade: PCGU

Salary and benefits:

We are looking to pay a competitive salary (depending on experience) for this position, and in addition we have some great benefits such as a bonus, life cover, health care, holiday entitlement and lots of flexible benefits too.

Telefonica`s commitment to a great work-life balance allows us to consider flexible approaches to working. Like to know more? Feel free to raise it.

Joining Telefonica means opening up a world of freedom, support and possibility. A fascinating world where you`ll be able to think bigger, be bolder and try new things. And where there are endless opportunities to develop your career.

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