Global role with a luxury retailer
Ability to lead a Business planning team
Strategic forecasting and partnership
Aesop was established in 1987 and has quickly become one of Australia’s premium luxury retailers. Headquartered in Melbourne, the group now operates in 25 countries with over 2500 employees. With the backing of a global cosmetic powerhouse, Aesop’s objective has always been to formulate skin, hair and body products of the finest quality.
Due to continued growth, Aesop are seeking an experienced Senior Business Planning Manager to lead the business planning and analysis function. Reporting to the Global Finance Director, and managing a small team, the business planning manager will be responsible for working with global head office teams and multiple regional offices across 25 countries to deliver five year business plans; annual budgets; and rolling forecasts that align to the strategic principles and vision of Aesop. Key to success is building strong relationships with stakeholders within Aesop including regional GMs and heads of finance in international locations.
You are a dynamic, ambitious and curious finance professional with several years’ experience in managing best practice business planning processes with long term strategic thinking. You have a track record of strong commercial acumen and advanced understanding of financial modelling to effectively manage annual budgets and forecasting. Possessing strong communication skills, you will have a background in engaging with multiple key stakeholders and the ability to influence executives across many international markets.
Aesop has appointed SHK to undertake this executive search assignment. For a confidential discussion call Verge Das Neves on +61 38620 8087 or Send your application to email@example.com quoting reference 6672. Direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to SHK.