Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core. Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in...

Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core.  Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company and constantly leverages the energy of its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward. Headquartered in London, Burberry is a design, marketing and retail led business with a global reputation for innovative product design, digital marketing initiatives and dynamic retail strategies.

Finance Manager Wholesale, Asia Pacific

Job level Senior
Work exp 8 Years To 12 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Professional Qualification Qualified Accountant'
Skill FP&A, financial reporting
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location Quarry Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Competitive pay, Dental plan, Discretionary bonus, Insurance plan, MPF, Stock option
Industry Retail - Fashion / Accessories
Job function Accounting > Financial Analyst
Accounting > Financial Controller
Accounting > Corporate Finance
Published On 03/11/2016

This is a regional role based in Hong Kong with a focus on our Travel Retail and Beauty business. The individual will assist in defining and driving the execution of financial plans for the Region including effective financial management, business performance evaluation, financial analysis and timely regional reporting.  

Requirements

  • Work closely across all operating and support areas to consolidate, analyse, and report actual results as well as budget & forecasts     
  • Prepare regional financial reporting and analysis and for presentation to regional management    
  • Analyze results and various performance metrics against budget, forecast and historical trends    
  • Provide commercial and financial support to business leaders including turnover forecasting, sales/margin analysis, sell in/out, returns and inventory levels    
  • Drive and streamline management reporting across the region    
  • Assist in the execution of processes and controls within Finance function as well as across departments    
  • Support the setting up and monitoring of regional financial controls and the execution of corporate financial policies    
  • Provide ad-hoc operational & sensitivity analysis / evaluation on project basis    

Personal Profile

  • Qualified Accountant    
  • Min. 8 years of relevant Accounting & Finance experience in large accounting firms and commercial companies     
  • Work experience in Retail / Fashion / Beauty      
  • Regional exposure in Asia Pacific region with a sound track record of collaboration and cross functional team work    
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong business acumen    
  • Excellent verbal & written communication and interpersonal skills, ability to work effectively with various levels within the company    
  • Self starter, organized and motivated, ability to work in a fast paced environment    
  • Experience in SAP a plus    

 

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.