Finance Analyst - Industrial Europe

Haddenham, Aylesbury
Competitive + Benefits
15 May 2017
15 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Finance Analyst - Industrial Europe
Haddenham, United Kingdom
Competitive + Benefits

Do you want to save the world from boring food? Joins us and we will save you from boring work !

This role will support the Industrial (B2B & Foodservice) finance team across Europe by providing key customer reporting, managing trade investment & advertising spend.


  • Support marketing with the management of advertising and promotional (A&P) investment and forecasting
  • Promotional investment evaluation & tool maintenance
  • Support & drive key "standardise and simplify" project initiatives
  • Provide Customer specific/ non-standard reports to external customers
  • Maximise the insight from management reports by ensuring our product & customer hierarchies are aligned to core drivers of performance
  • Ensure appropriate trade investment rebates are set-up in a timely manner and provisions are appropriate
  • Deliver weekly report performance & analysis in conjunction with the broader Industrial finance team
  • In collaboration with EMEA Central Finance ensure all SOX requirements are met
  • Provide ad-hoc pricing evaluations across Industrial Europe
  • Assist Account Managers in NPD & tender proposals to ensure they are financially justified and in-line with business unit strategies.


  • Relevant degree or equivalent qualification;
  • Part-Qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA or equivalent)
  • Commercial or Supply Chain finance experience preferred
  • Excellent Excel modelling skills
  • Excellent communication, analytical and organisational skills
  • Strong relationship-building skills
  • Ability to translate complex financial information to non-financial audiences
  • Ability to manage to deadlines.
  • SAP experience is an advantage


McCormick is a global leader in flavour. With 10,000 employees around the world and more than $4.2 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavourful products to the entire food industry, retail outlets, food manufactures and food service businesses.

We have a passion for flavour. The company is serving customers from nearly 50 locations in 24 countries and consumers can buy our brands in more than 110 countries. Our industrial business flavours snacks, wraps, beverages and many other products for customers, which include global restaurant chains and leading food manufacturers.

With approximately 4,500 employees, the company has operations in 13 countries across the Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) Zone and serves customers in more than 25 markets through its consumer and industrial businesses. McCormick is present in key consumer markets with leading brands, including Schwartz in the UK. McCormick EMEA Headquarters are located in Haddenham (UK).


If you are looking for a new challenge and want to join a highly motivated team in a rewarding environment, please apply via the form below.

In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package and opportunity to work with a global flavour leader.

As an Equal Opportunities employer, McCormick is committed to a diverse workforce.