Work from home with a couple of trips to the office for meetings each month!
Working for a global FMCG business, this is a great 3 months plus role providing support to two categories/marketing teams in tracking and managing their marketing expenditure. Operating in between Finance and Marketing, you will be responsible for raising and getting approval for all marketing and overhead purchase requisitions / purchase orders and goods receipting once work has been completed. You will also be responsible for supporting Brand Managers and Senior Brand Managers with budget phasing and control.
You will need to be numerate, an accomplished user of Excel and be happy working with figures, as well as able to communicate effectively with all stakeholders. A self-starter, you will be able to take ownership for the role and work methodically in a timebound and organised way, following the correct procedures.
HOURS: Full-time: Monday to Friday, hours are circa 09:00 - 17:30 with an hour's unpaid lunch = 37 hours per week. Some flexibility on hours is given. This role is predominantly a Work from Home position with the need to travel into the Gatwick office a couple of times per month.
PAY: £14.55 per hour
DURATION: 3 months temp role initially - to start ASAP!
As the successful candidate you will be an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual, who has the initiative to gain insight to pro-actively manage challenging responsibilities. Good communication skills are important to enable financial information to be understood across the team. A strong team player is essential as well as;
Non finance stakeholder management experience
Good Excel capabilities (ideally including look ups and pivot tables) to analyse, report and interpret key financial data
Experience of working with financial systems - ideally possessing SAP / Easybuy experience
Strong numerical and planning competencies with a good attention to detail
Excellent organisation and time management skillsDEADLINE: ASAP!