Regional Finance Business Partner


Location: Prague, Czech Republic

We are looking for Regional Finance Business Partner who will be  responsible for reviewing and evaluate regional performance, budgets, job tracking, store opening/closure support, analysing capacity cost trends.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Improving the impact, and understanding, of financial reporting on business performance
  • Providing analysis and delivering insight that links financial reports to business strategies
  • Providing effective commercial procedures, or initiating change, to ensure key operational, commercial and financial targets are delivered
  • Building partnerships and maintaining strong relationships with all senior managers and their teams
  • Ensuring state of the art compliance to external regulatory and group instructions
  • Prepares all sensitive and confidential analysis as directed by Management
  • Identifies and co-leads (in cooperation with Group Process Owners) process improvement efforts, including system improvements, as needed to streamline the accounting/controlling function
  • Reviews, prepares and documents analysis of project estimates (store openings or closure) to ensure best in class ROI prediction and compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and Group guidelines
  • Responsible for cost tracking, analysis and reporting for decision support
  • Stays current with retail industry best practices and implements relevant practices
  • Coordinates and leads regional monthly financial review meetings, before submitting/validated data to the Group
  • Re store locations, understand contract terms and conditions, be knowledgeable of contractual requirements, and recognize discrepancies
  • Works on special projects as requested; assists with external and internal audit preparation
  • Responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring compliance with accounting processes, procedures and internal controls related to project accounting
  • Interface with Regional management on all aspects of retail accounting

Key requirements:

  • Holding a degree (e.g. MBA ) in Finance or International Business Administration
  • 5-7+ years of accounting experience in public or private accounting including management positions
  • Planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong management and leadership abilities
  • Independent and result-oriented working style
  • Ability to read, write and speak English at a proficient level (other language skills are a plus)
  • Master in Excel and BI tools
  • Ability to work accurately, efficiently and independent
  • Willingness to travel within Europe

We offer:

  • The chance to grow your career in an international company with a globally recognized brand
  • Attractive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities of professional development

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