Pernod Ricard USA Senior Finance Manager, Portfolio in New York, New York
Position Title: Senior Finance Manager, Portfolio
Location: New York, NY (Headquarters)
The position ofSeniorManagerPortfolioPlanning &Analysisis an importantrole in Pernod Ricard USA,converting the overall Portfolio Growth strategy intoactionable business plans and targets, supporting the optimization of resource allocation across brands,tactics,and channels.
Collaborates with Portfolio Growth team to develop and drive portfolio growth strategy and convert to financial goals and A&P investment envelopes
Contributes to overall Media to Shelf planning, taking a lead role indefining upfront portfolio strategyframeworkandcascadingstrategythrough the end-to-end planning process
Works with US Planning & Reporting and Channel & Customer teams to feed into and synchronizewith financial planning processes
Works with Marketing Enablement team to supportand facilitateomnichannel planningand theallocation of resources across PRUSA teams
This role plays a pivotal role to help drive the execution of theportfolioandcommercialplans
Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities:
1) Be the analytical engine of theMarketingorganization
Convert consumer demandinsights and portfolio growth strategy into a cohesiveand actionable annual financial plan
Help toinform andshapebrandbudgets, forecasts, and long-range strategic planning process forPRUSA portfolio
2) Manage theoverallbusinessresources
Identify potentialmarketing(brand/tactic)growth terrains / opportunities and make resourcing choicesin conjunction/consultation with key stakeholdersto drive optimal return
3) Preparation of strategic documents and presentations for PR USA senior management both within PR USA, PRHQandtoPRBrandCos
4) Special projects and assignments as required
Nature & Scope:
The role consistently works with executives, senior leaders and mangers across the company. Primary responsibility is toco-developthe US portfolio growth strategy andgovern thedelivery ofthis through collaboration with Marketing, Commercial,Financeand Transformationteams.
The position is recognized for the mastery of all aspects of financial and market performance management (analytics, reporting and budgeting) and is a key strategic business partner totheMarketingorganization.
Working relationship and communication all levels of the PRUSA andPRBrandCoswith a high level of confidentiality and discretion.
Embrace cross-functional ways of working and strive to embed in the organization DNA.
Champion of Pernod Ricard culture of entrepreneurship and conviviality.
Education:Bachelor's Degree is required.MBA degree in either Finance or related fieldpreferred.
Experience / Background:Minimum7-10years of experience with a CPG companyorConsultingfirmand a working knowledge of the principals of finance and marketing. Industry background preferred but not essential.
Key Skillset Required:
Excellent communication skills & ability to interact & provide recommendations to senior stakeholders;
Detail orientated strategic thinker;
Highly analytical, with ability to use the power of facts to bring insight & make clear finance recommendations & commercial decisions;
Thorough approach with high level of accuracy;
Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, deadline driven environment, while managing numerous work streams simultaneously to tight timelines;
Able to confidently interact with non-finance departments, understanding their key requirements and tailoring financial data to satisfy these requirements;
Strong influencing skills, proactive in challenging & influencing the business based on insight, knowledge and fact;
High proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint & Finance Software(s);
Ability to understand business dynamics & be able to clearly articulate strategic priorities for the business from a finance perspective;
Team player & capability to translate effectiveness across the wider team;
Abilityto interact across the organization delivering a high level of customer service;
Highly motivated and can work with autonomy;
Accountable and takes responsibility for own outputs;
Can prioritize and make clear choices;
Growth mindset, with openness to change;
Good relationship building and communication skills.
General Office: Work is performed in a typical office environment. Limited demands for movement and lifting. Normal visual, hearing and language acuity required for correspondence and computer usage.
Travel Occasional, Estimate:<5% of time
Who are we?
Pernod Ricard USA is the premium spirits and wine company in the U.S. The company's leading spirits and wines include such prestigious brands as ABSOLUT Vodka, Chivas Regal Scotch Whisky, The Glenlivet Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Jameson Irish Whiskey, Malibu, Kahlua Liqueur, Beefeater Gin, and Avion Tequila such superior wines as Jacob's Creek and Brancott Estate; and such exquisite champagnes and sparkling wines as Perrier-Jouet Champagne, G.H. Mumm Champagne and Mumm Napa sparkling wines. Learn more about our history, values, strategies and organization by visiting us at
Working at Pernod Ricard
Working for Pernod Ricard USA means working for the co-leader in the global wines and spirits industry - and having the opportunity to work with great people and great brands in diverse and challenging roles. Our success is the result of the passion and creativity of our people, our exceptional portfolio of leading premium brands, and a shared commitment to our values of entrepreneurship, mutual trust, and a strong sense of ethics. Pernod Ricard USA rewards both individual initiative and a spirit of collaboration, and encourages ongoing professional development. Pernod Ricard USA recognizes the importance of continuously building upon our diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We believe in championing an inclusive culture that embraces differences and encourages employees to challenge themselves and their colleagues.
Pernod Ricard USA offers competitive compensation, performance bonuses and domestic & international career development opportunities.
\* Offers will be subject to United States local terms.
Job Posting End Date:
Target Hire Date:2021-10-01-07:00
Target End Date:
Pernod Ricard USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities