Función Laboral: Finanzas & Control de Gestión

Tipo de contrato: Jornada Completa

Ubicación: UK - England - London, Hammersmith

País: United Kingdom

Assistant Commercial Controller



The world leader in beauty, L’Oréal is present in 130 countries on five continents. Our 32 international brands have allowed us to devote ourselves solely to one business: beauty, with a mission to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to all women and men around the world. We want to bring beauty to all people. Our ambition by 2020 is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires through continued digital innovation. L’Oréal encourages diversity and sustainable, ethical sourcing for all our products and we have reduced our emissions by approx. 50% since 2005.  Our brands are leaders in beauty, and we are looking for you to lead the change you want to see in L’Oréal.

This role is centred around proactively assisting the Commercial Controller to ensure adherence to key internal controls and to manage the commercial payment cycle. This is an exciting opportunity for a new Graduate or somebody with a financial background: We are looking for a high performing individual to assist the Sales Team in maximising profitable sales opportunities and the Commercial Controller in monitoring the commercial P&L evolution in order to promote optimal decision making within the business.


What are key highlights of this role?


  • Clear commercial debt conforming to internal control procedures
  • Ensure sales teams comply with promotional accrual processes and raise provisions using SAP
  • Report provision balances to sales teams on a regular basis
  • Assist Commercial Controller / Sales teams with the preparation of account P&Ls and their interpretation
  • Preparation of key commercial reports
  • Ad hoc projects to improve controls / reporting



Preferred qualifications/experience:

  • Degree Qualification – Ideal candidate will want to pursue (or working towards) a professional accountancy qualification e.g. CIMA
  • High level of competence with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Outstanding rigour and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills are essential as the role involves close liaison with the Sales team
  • The candidate should have an interest in studying for the CIMA qualification.


What could L’Oréal offer me?


  • World class training and development
  • Excellent benefits including pension, profit share and product discounts and a competitive salary
  • Work with some of the biggest brands in the business, and the most passionate people in beauty.
  • The opportunity to lead change you want to see within the biggest beauty company in the world.