Job description / Role
Who we are
We are a leading partner for luxury across the Middle East. With more than 600 stores, 300 brands and over 65 years of experience in the region, we have become a major player in the beauty, fashion and gift sectors, by offering service excellence to our partners and delighting all our customers. We are moving fast from a traditional distributor and retailer for luxury in the Middle East, to a hybrid retailer bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of customers everywhere.
To fuel the next stage of our growth we are looking to build a world class team. From physical retail through to supply chain and customer loyalty, we aim to use technology and data to continuously improve every aspect of our operations. We are looking for top talent to join us on this journey of exploring new horizons together.
What you'll be doing
Make Up For Ever - LVMH is currently looking for a highly analytical and forward looking Finance Analyst to join our regional finance team in the Middle East. The candidate will partner closely with finance and business stakeholders in the region and with our HQ in Paris to provide timely analysis and insights.
The candidate will primarily be responsible for:
- Insightful reporting on top line: variances vs PY and budget as well as SKU and category performance
- Solid support on cost analysis of various lines of the P&L: follow up on report submission, consolidation of input, constant improvement of existing templates and variance analysis
- Solid support on full closing process, including taking ownership of smaller legal entities
- Solid support on budgeting process: roll out of templates and consolidation of inputs
- Being proactive and proposal of process improvement and tool development
What you'll need to succeed
- Detail-oriented, well-organized, and able to readily adapt and lead in a changing environment
- Strong customer focus - both internal and external
- Good Excel knowledge is essential (experience in handling large scale and complex data set) knowledge of SQL and Power BI is a plus
- English is must
What we can offer you
With us, you will turn your aspirations into reality. We will help shape your journey through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility. Our Group offers diverse career paths for those who are extraordinary, every day.
We recognise the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, child education contribution, remote and flexible working policies as well as exclusive employee discounts.
About the Company
The Chalhoub Group is the leading partner for luxury across the Middle East since 1955. As an expert in retail, distribution and marketing services based in Dubai, the group has become a major player in the fashion, beauty and gift sectors regionally.
By blending its Middle East expertise and intimate knowledge of luxury, Chalhoub Group is building brands in the region, by offering service excellence to all its partners and a unique experience to its customers through its passionate teams.
With a growing workforce of more than 9,000 people, implemented in 14 countries, as well as the operating of over 470 retail outlets, the group's success is attributed to its most valued asset of highly skilled and dedicated teams. Professionalism and passion are what fuel the Chalhoub Group's competitive edge in today's market.
By being committed to implementing sustainable practices into their business, the Chalhoub Group has been awarded in 2013 the CSR Label from the Dubai Chamber of Commerce.