Junior Controller – Fragrance & Cosmetics Retailer

Jobs Facts

Job Status: Closed
Job Title: Junior Controller – Fragrance & Cosmetics Retailer
Location: New York City
Salary Range (USD): $50k to $60k


Job Description

Title: Business Planning Analyst / Financial Analyst Territory: Latin America Reporting to: Chief Financial Officer Direct Report: None Industry: Luxury Fragrances and Cosmetics Retailer Status: CLOSED ID: 102 Location: New York City Compensation: $50k to $60k D.O.E

Our Client

Our client for this opportunity is a leader in the retail distribution of luxury cosmetics and fragrances around the world.


The Business Planning Analyst / Financial Analyst will be part of the FP&A team in charge of Latin America. It is a very business oriented finance position with mainly profitability analysis, retail sales analysis, and planning.

Ideal Profile

The business Planning Analyst / Financial Analyst will ideally have one or two years experience in FP&A (Financial Planning And Analysis) in retail distribution, luxury goods, or cosmetics & fragrances, and a degree in ゠Business Administration or Finance. We need very strong Excel skills !

Job Description

  • Assists and verifies day to day recurring reporting from the Mexican and Brazilian markets to corporate Headquarters.
  • Prepares and assists to prepare various financial and administrative reports.
  • Investigates and answers routine queries arising from budget holders, management and other financial staff.
  • Collects and assists to verify budget information from markets under his/her scope.
  • Reports accounting and budgeting forms through the company’s software.
  • Accomplishes administrative and reporting missions as needed.
  • Develops, maintains and organized database of various financial forms and contracts.
  • Develops and maintains a good knowledge of the company’s processes and procedures.
  • Protects the organization’s values by keeping the information confidential.


  • 1 or 2 years experience in business planning and analysis is required.
  • Experience in retail, Luxury Goods, or Beauty is strongly preferred.
  • Need to have strong financial analysis skills.
  • Excellent computer MS Excel skills.
  • Ability to perform multi-tasking work.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Capable to work under pressure in very tight deadlines.
  • Detailed oriented as reporting requires strong level of accuracy
  • Degree in accounting or business administration is required.
  • Fluent Spanish language is required. Portuguese Language is a plus.
  • Appreciated previous experience: Bloomingdale’s, Cartier, Dior, Clarins, Clinique, Cosmetics of France, Coty, Elizabeth Arden, Essence Corp, Estee Lauder, Givenchy, Guerlain, Kenzo, Kiehl’s, L’Oreal, LVMH, MAC Cosmetics, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, P&G, Parbel, Procter and Gamble, Roger and Gallet,, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sephora,゠Swarovski, YSL Beaute, KPMG, Deloitte, Ernst and Young, PWC, Price Waterhouse Coopers, BNP Paribas, Sociラtラ Generale, Calyon


  • $50k to $60k D.O.E

How To Apply