Business Analyst – Amsterdam

Finance / Accounting


Do you have a degree in Business Administration / Finance or Controlling and 2-4 yrs of related perform expertise at an FMCG firm? Then this is the function for you! We are looking for a Small business Analyst for an intercontinental fashion & lifestyle brand name with their HQ in Amsterdam. Remember to be aware, the deadline to use is Thursday. February 3rd at 9:00.
The manufacturer and advertising and marketing controlling & measurement workforce is element of the model & marketing office and supports all groups throughout various models and locations in achieving their targets. This staff has a dual reporting line into both brand name & internet marketing as well as into the central controlling workforce (finance office) to align on procedures and ideal methods in the course of the business.
The staff mirrors the organizational structure of the manufacturer & advertising and marketing team: by brand, by purposeful team and by campaign. They are actively involved in setting up budgets, driving financial commitment allocations, long-expression targets and reforecasting with all associated parties. They report on the recent functionality versus these ideas and reveal the effect on the long run performance. They have a guide purpose in measuring efficiency to push Return on Financial commitment and price creation from described manufacturer assignments and internet marketing/campaign targets in line with the Brand and Advertising and marketing Approach all through the entire conclusion-to-conclude application progress procedure. The crew is working with a extensive range of tools to support these analyses, forecasts and strategic routines. Moreover they are taking a a lot more world wide and upcoming hunting job in these parts.
Over-all, the crew has 3 key aims:

  • Help the manufacturer & marketing and advertising business to accomplish business enterprise targets and goals
  • Give assistance on ideal model investments (spending plan allocation & maximizing return)
  • Act as proactive business companion – with a stakeholder aim – to generate small business impact.

Specially, the managing & measurement staff is liable for:

  • Overseeing the budgeting method and every month money shut
  • Ensuring ongoing genuine evaluation of brand name/marketing and advertising overall performance to understand real drivers of accomplishment and secure goal finding out
  • Liable for monthly reporting of business, model and advertising and marketing efficiency
  • Making relevant and meaningful reporting that combines price range, effectiveness and commercial info that deliver insights for determination making
  • Driving focus on placing and checking manufacturer/marketing and advertising KPI’s against those people targets
  • Possession of KPI framework, demanding and signing off on methodologies to measure effectiveness and stimulate learning
  • Supporting a info pushed brand/advertising method and driving the actionability of insights for the final decision producing procedure
  • Delivering suggestions on strategic initiatives.

The productive prospect will be doing the job for an worldwide and quickly increasing business where he/she will be supporting the staff with the adhering to pursuits:
Important Duties

  • Marketing campaign funds administration: direct possession to preserve observe of and communicate on correct commit by plan (advertising and marketing campaigns generally)
  • Marketing campaign financial target setting: established suitable targets for these systems, and assures that agreed on shifts are mirrored in our programs or managed in between teams
  • Brand workplace managing for brand teams and large wager applications: overseeing all fiscal factors (coaching, regular monthly money method, updating forecasts)
  • Every month closing obligations in near cooperation with crew and Finance department (accruals, prepaid, allocations)
  • Drive transparency on price tag motorists of assigned groups by supervising budget procedure and forecast, reporting true expenses, describing charge deviations, and pinpointing challenges and price savings possible as section of value conserving initiatives
  • Aid with every month reporting & measurement
  • Interacts with stakeholders to understand and develop expertise of division as very well as the wider organization to problem and maximize marketing and advertising investments
  • Establish procedure and process enhancements, especially focused on the implementation and testing of new funds and forecasting tools
  • Identifies and functions actively on jobs to solve difficulties and requires an analytical solution to these.

Awareness, Expertise, Talents

  • Excellent communication abilities in and outside of controlling
  • Necessitates understanding and working experience in business enterprise assessment, expense modelling and accounting/reporting
  • Get items carried out when handling competing deadlines with average advice
  • Capable of prioritizing a number of duties though seeking for strategies to make improvements to recent processes
  • Strong analytical, planning, and organizational abilities
  • Pro listener and requirements gatherer
  • Adaptability to adapt to switching procedures and deadlines
  • Beneficial frame of mind and willingness to find out
  • Really enthusiastic/pushed/proactive tactic to enterprise requirements
  • Information of fast moving consumer items, style sector and/or retail is an edge.


  • College diploma in Business enterprise Administration / Finance / Controlling or equivalent
  • Least of 2-4 yrs of relevant Organization Control function experience
  • Comprehension of accounting ideas
  • Fantastic information of MS Excel and MS Power Issue
  • Knowledge with Marketing platforms and tooling, as effectively as SAP BW, BPC NetWeaver system and HANA is a furthermore.

What you can expect from our shopper:

  • An international setting which respects range, equality, and individuality
  • A smart work application that empowers our associates to function from property in the Netherlands, inside of a versatile agenda
  • A wonderful point out-of-the-art Campus
  • A prospect to unwind with weekly social activities.

Perform Hours:

40 hrs per week hrs for every week

About the firm:

The European head place of work of this international manner & life-style manufacturer is based mostly in Amsterdam. The firm’s model is vintage American with a twist. Dynamic, global, and open up-minded describes the company’s society at finest.

Application Technique:

Be sure to notice that we agreed with our shopper to only introduce them to candidates who previously live in the better Amsterdam place. While we recognize that you are eager to relocate or commute, we have agreed with our consumer not to acknowledge this as an adequate option.
Are you intrigued in the placement and do you have the demanded capabilities and encounter? You should send out us your CV with a quick letter of motivation. For additional details call us at 020-5738383. We are seeking forward to hearing from you!