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United Kingdom
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
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Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. 

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re in 180 markets, working with 63,000 brilliant colleagues and counting. And we’re known for the world’s most complete portfolio of smart technology, from devices to software to infrastructure.

With our ingenuity, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Are you a trusted finance business partner working with the sales and marketing teams to provide accurate data in a timely manner? Can you provide key financial data to the UK&I and EMEA management teams?

In this role you will lead in the delivery of actual, budgets and forecasts processes for a specific business model. You will also have full P&L responsibility by Business Model, reviewed monthly /quarterly and YTD.

What are your other detailed responsibilities?
• Reconcile month end results, provide commentary and recommendations
• Business Partner with Sales Directors to provide analysis across the business unit to drive cost efficiencies and revenue generation o Interpreting results into plans to improve future results
• Identifying any controls issues and driving improvements to close any gaps
• Support Audit/tax compliance activity as required
• Undertake ad-hoc projects
• Attending relevant management team meetings and finance team meetings
• Deputise for CFO as required

Organization: You will report to CFO UK&I. You will participate in weekly collaborative planning calls and meetings.

What you’ll bring to Lenovo
• Experience of the annual reporting and planning cycles, financial controls and systems
• ACA/CIMA Qualified accountant
• Operational support experience particularly in a Sales and Marketing environment
• Ability to deliver credible analysis and insight into the results, driving process changes
• Planning and forecasting skills
• Good understanding of finance systems (SAP, Oracle)
• Ability to influence, challenge and support both financial and non-financial managers
• Ability to prioritize work load, meeting tight deadlines
• Commercial acumen and attention to detail
• Ability to present data to all levels in the organization making it relevant and suitable the audience

What We Will Offer You:
• An open and stimulating environment within one of the most forward-thinking IT companies
• Flat structures and fast decision-making processes
• A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life, working from home
• An international team with a high focus on Diversity
• Attractive compensation package

We are looking forward to discussing this position with you soon!
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