Professional qualification (CA/CPA/ACCA/ CIMA/ICWA or equivalent) with 10-15 years relevant experience of which at least 5 years as Head Finance of medium/large sized FMCG businesses (multi-product/multi-location).
MBA with specialisation in Finance from a reputed Business School will be an added advantage.
Domain expert knowledge and relevant experience of financial accounting, business analysis, business planning, forecasting, costing, treasury and taxation.
Business focus; exposure to business partnering and strategic decision making.
Ability to add value to cross functional BU endeavors.
Hands-on exposure to Oracle, SAP or other major ERP.
Highly analytical, commercially oriented with good grasp of numbers.
Demonstrated ability to provide leadership to BU finance team.
Effective communication and presentation skills. Ability to interact with Board/Senior Management.
Business partnering with CEO in all operational and strategic decision making.
Facilitate structured BU business reviews.
Actively support BU Annual Business Planning exercise in accordance with Corporate guidelines.
Continuously monitor key business performance metrics.