Senior Analyst, Financial Planning & Analysis

Mastercard

3.5

(13)

Waterloo, Belgium

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    Position summary

    g & Analysis Europe
    The FP&A Europe team is the regional team supporting our CFO and our Executive Management by providing Finance reporting and guidance.

    The person selected will be part of the finance business partner team dedicated P&I, NPP and Marketing and will work in close collaboration with other teams across the Finance organization, as well as with our Global Product team & local Business Partners.
    The objective is to own the day-to-day operations, provide insights & support to support and drive the implementation of the company's strategy & objectives and implement process improvements.
    This position will be part of a team that acts as real finance partner to the European P&E, NPP and Marketing team

    Role:

    oCritical participation during the yearly assessment of Regional products sizes and market shares. Active and critical support during the project liaising with the internal market stakeholders, the corporate FP&A team and the external consultants
    oSupport in the annual budget exercise, quarterly performance reviews & forecast cycles, enabling efficient & effective execution of key planning deliverables
    oProvides valuable insights & analytics on financials and manages opportunities & risks, actively cooperates with the Business to construct a clear view on expected performance
    oEmbodies leading beyond finance by partnering with regions, business units, business partners and corporate to assist in developing, analyzing, and validating new business opportunities
    oCooperates on strategy and process improvements related to budgeting, forecasting, systems, and other key areas to ensure alignment with market objectives
    oSupports revenue-generating activities such as new product/service launches & pricing initiatives
    oDevelopment, improvement & automation of reporting & analysis package across Europe
    oActing as a trusted representative of the Core product teams towards the Finance organization & vice versa
    oEngaging with the Europe Product team by providing valuable feedback and analysis to stimulate objective achievement and overall development of the business, while remaining compliant to financial guidelines and processes.
    oParticipating in the Strategic Planning of our long-term product performance

    All About you:

    oBachelor or master's degree in finance or Economics
    oPrior experience in financial planning, analysis & forecasting or related Finance field.
    oKnowledge of financial reporting systems (e.g. Hyperion, Oracle) and experience with combining and/or consolidating environments including multiple data sources.
    oExcellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Highly proficient using MS Excel.
    oStrong communication and relationship management skills, with ability to influence others.
    oGreat team player.
    oPossess situational awareness to understand needs of various stakeholders across business, finance, and other cross-functional and external teams.
    oWork and think independently. Ability to navigate unfamiliar situations, provide narrative and rationale for financial analysis.
    oAbility to deliver results in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency with high standards of accuracy and precision
    oGood organizational, data management and analysis skills

    Corporate Security Responsibility

    All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and must:

    • Abide by Mastercard's security policies and practices;
    • Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;
    • Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and
    • Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard's guidelines.

    Why you should apply for a job to Mastercard:

  • 4.7/5 in supportive management
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.