Fashion and FMCG

Finance Manager

For the French branch of our client based in Paris, Italian company part of Kering Group, Consea is searching a


                                                                                                            FINANCE MANAGER

The candidate, reporting directly to the Group CFO, will have the following responsibilities:


  • Guarantee a documented system of accounting policies and procedures.
  • Oversee the accounting department, including the design of an adequate organizational structure.


  • Oversee the timely and accurate issuance of financial information to the HQ.
  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts.
  • Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management.
  • Oversee the financial operations of subsidiaries, their control systems, policies and procedures.


  • Monitor cash balances and cash forecasts in alignment with HQ.


  • Comply with local government reporting requirements and tax filings.
  • Ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Report risk issues to the audit committee of the board of directors.
  • Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendations.

The ideal candidate should have the following requirements:

  • 10+ years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation.
  • 5+ years of experience in similar roles within industrial companies.
  • Preferred industry experience: automotive, engineering, cosmetics.
  • Presence of a structured approach gained through experience in excellent environments.
  • Desired Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Accounting or Business Administration, or equivalent business experience.
  • Proven record of results achieved within a structured, multinational environment.
  • Knowledge of finance, accounting, tax budgeting, and industrial cost control principles including IFRS.
  • Knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems.
  • Experience with SAP implementation and use.
  • Ability to analyse financial data and prepare financial reports, statements, projections.
  • Experience in change management projects involving organization, information systems, business approach.
  • Mature personality, self-motivation and positive attitude.
  • Strong leadership inspiring colleagues and stakeholders.
  • Ability to think and act strategically with a strong focus on execution.
  • Internal customer focus coupled with an authentic people focus.
  • Fluent in written and oral English and ideally also in Italian



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