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Senior Director of FPA - Consumer Products/Distribution in Los Angeles Metro Area at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A South Bay consumer products company is looking for a Senior Director of FPA to support the daily financial planning and analysis function of its company. The incoming Senior Director of FPA will need to be able to build complex financial models, be an independent and strategic thinker, meet strict deadlines, and have impeccable communication skills. Additionally, the Senior Director of FPA will need to meet the qualifications and perform the job duties listed below.

What you need for this Finance Manager role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance, or Accounting
  • Experience in financial management, planning, and conducting financial analysis
  • Strong understanding of GAAP analysis as it relates to FP&A
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Excel and PowerPoint)
  • CPA and/or MBA are a plus
  • Consumer Goods/Distribution industry experience a plus
  • Experience interfacing with private equity firm a plus

What you will be doing in this Finance Manager role - You will:

  • Own the annual budget preparation, gross profit analysis, and respective quarterly forecasts
  • Own month-end close by preparing financial packages to upper management
  • Work with acquisitions (analysis/ due diligence for potential acquisitions)
  • Oversee financial aspects behind commissions, sales ranking, etc. (B2B sales)
  • Analyze and compare monthly and quarterly financial results and key performance indicators against planned and other internal benchmarks
  • Make recommendations to executive leadership on methods to improve and sustain profitability
  • Lead special projects as required

What's in this Senior Director of FPA role for you:

  • Terrfific opportunity for a Senior Director of FPA role and get tremendous access to business operations
  • High-growth entertainment company with interesting analytical exposure
  • Working with a supervisor who is an excellent mentor
  • Exposure to a leading private equity firm
  • Excellent perks

So if you are an experienced Senior Director of FPA with excellent modeling skills and a fun personality, then we want you to send us your resume to us right away for consideration!