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Job Title:  Financial Planning Manager

Job Number:  33090

Country: Costa Rica

Location: Heredia 

Function: Finance 

Level: Experienced Professional 

Grade: G35 

Job Type: Permanent 

Contractual Legal Entity: BASS Americas SA (CR12) 

 

 

BAT is evolving at pace - truly like no other organisation.

 

To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!

 

BAT Costa Rica  IS LOOKING FOR A Financial Planning  Manager  

 

SENIORITY LEVEL: Professional

FUNCTION: Finance

SALARY RANGE:  Excellent benefits + market leading bonus

                 LOCATION: Heredia

 

ROLE POSITIONING AND OBJECTIVES

 

The primary responsibility of the  Financial Planning Manager  role is to proactively manage and deliver the Group´s management and statutory reporting information.  This management and statutory reporting information will include financial data and scenarios, budget information for both P&L and cash flow as well as assumptions and other data inputs related to the forecasting process. It will also run analysis for actual vs forecast variations, responsible to provide useful insights that supports decision-making process working with stakeholders to ensure compliance of all reporting requirements including regional and local. In addition, developing & maintaining key performance indicators dashboards to proactively provide visibility on the performance of the different metrics.

 

 

Reports to: Senior Financial Planning Manager

Reporting Level: Managerial

Geographic Scope: America

 

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE ACCOUNTABLE FOR

 

  • Review financial statements for actual/planning reporting and approve weekly/monthly reports.
  • Coordinate Bi-Annual forecast planning cycles and financial reviews.
  • Coordinate Bi-Annual /half year/full year reporting cycles and financial reviews.
  • Monitor performance and sensitivities on a monthly basis across all P&L lines for actuals, budget, latest forecasts and prior years for every end market.
  • Review and provide accurate and timely monthly variance data and root cause analysis for volume, revenue and cost of sales.
  • Promote standardization, automation and simplification of processes which fall within the boundaries of the Planning & Reporting area.
  • Ensure a controlled environment for the Planning & Reporting Team to prevent any potential control breaches
  • Manage and lead team and provide coaching.

 

 

CAN THIS BE YOUR FUTURE ROLE?

 

  • Please explain me you experience in Planning, what is the process and what system/platform do you know?
  • Do you have experience in the Commercial area?

 

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

 

  • At least 5 year’s of experience, as a Finance Manager  or similar role.
  • Solid understanding of Accounting and planning software, such as SAP.
  • Solid understanding knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel.
  • Great attention to detail with ability to spot numerical errors;
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen.
  • Rational decision making and problem-solving ability is crucial.
  • Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics. or Economics or related fields.
  • Proficient English Spanish.

 

 

 

WE ARE BAT

 

At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets.
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations.
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner.
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies.

 

BELONGING, ACHIEVING, TOGETHER

 

Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!

 


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