Canon's finance function is at the heart of what we do. Every day the function plays a vital role in Canon's ability to outperform its objectives that help the company achieve its key growth and sustainability strategies. As the European HQ, we are closely aligned to Canon Inc, providing consistent and accurate key information and reports on a regular basis. It is therefore important we provide this information through our reporting and analysis team.
This exciting opportunity as a Senior Financial Reporting Analyst is to design, implement and deliver a new B2B reporting tool, incorporating new customer and product reporting information. You will ensure a consistent and high quality of reporting & analysis including written commentary with clear understanding of the business dynamics. The Senior Finance Reporting Analyst will also coordinate the B2B budget and Mid Term Plan (MTP) process, and will act as deputy for European Reporting & Analysis Manager B2B as and when required
With Canon, you'll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We'll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us. You'll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly.
As the Senior Financial Reporting Analyst, your key responsibilities will be;
Designing and implementing a new B2B reporting framework incorporating new customer and product reporting
Delivering monthly B2B financial reporting packs and financial presentations to senior management including written commentary
Ensuring high quality commentary through a detailed understanding of the B2B business and close cooperation with the B2B Business controllers
Providing additional, regular ad-hoc reporting & analysis service to B2B management
Coordinating the B2B process for budgets & forecasts and MTP and ensure timely and effective delivery
Being the key contact role for B2B Business Controllers, ensuring the timely availability of adequate reporting by business area
Developing and maintaining a consistent system of reporting definitions and calculation methods
We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it. We're looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world.
In order to be successful in this role as the Senior Financial Reporting Analyst, you will have;
Previous, demonstrable experience in a financial reporting & analysis role.
Success of working within a complex, high volume data and numerical environment
Passion and motivation for reporting & analysis and the ability to align with business in a complex environment
The ability to manage time, work to tight deadlines, prioritise and adapt to changing requirements, and dealing with distractions
Demonstrated high calibre financial understanding and capability, with a clear commercial awareness
Previously worked in an outcome/output focused environment whilst remaining self-motivated to achieve desired results, whilst also being flexible and enthusiastic.
We would like you to have the following;
Professional accounting qualification such as ACCA, ACA or similar
Strong stakeholder management experience, building and strengthening relationships with the business at all levels
Excellent interpersonal, communication and influencing skills with a proven ability to bridge financial knowledge-gaps.
Ability to clearly communicate, present & deliver information at all levels and ability to converse within multicultural & international environment<span style="font-family: Verd
- Financial Analysis
- Financial Reporting
- Internal Financial Reporting
- Management Reporting