Senior FP&A Analyst

Requisition Id:  2150

Shanghai, CN

About Edrington

Our business is underpinned by a long-established reputation for involving the workforce in charitable giving and we’re proud to continue as a privately owned business. We continue to spread our global reach, with over 60% of our employees now being based outside of Scotland.

The success of our brands requires the support of everyone in Edrington, from distillation and coopering, to the brand and commercial management teams, to our distribution teams and our partnerships with other organisations. It is important to us that we bring in exceptional talent and give them the tools and support required to be the best they can be every day. We provide a comprehensive training and development programme for all employees, regardless of their role.

Position Summary

This position reports into the FP&A Manager, China and will be supporting the line manager for ensuring the “right numbers, on time, with no surprises” for local, regional, and global reporting and planning. Provide financial planning and analysis for the China market and ensure quality business partnering with commercial, marketing and finance teams.


Key Result Areas

  • Top-line of business planning and management reporting preparation
  • Review and controlling of Sales team performance vs. sales investment/supporting efficiency
  • Contributor to the annual 3-year planning cycle
  • Ad hoc support across functional teams such as logistics, MKT, etc.

Job Description

Accounting, Reporting and Planning

  • Processing sales related month end journals for management reporting.
  • Work closely with the financial accounting team to ensure consistency in mapping / reporting.
  • Gain clarity from key responsible persons on major variances from budget / forecast.
  • Prepare and analyse monthly financial performance, ensure all reporting (net sales, sales support, brand profitability, etc.) are accurate, on time, in line with policies and strategies.
  • Support other monthly/quarterly reporting dashboards.
  • Support line manager for preparing corporate budget and forecast, covering all channels including traditional trade, e-commerce, and DTC.


Business Partnering / Commercial Finance Support

  • Support of sales team, provide timely reporting and analysis as required.
  • Price simulations and price management.

Skills and Experience

The preferred qualifications for this role are as follows:

  • University degree in Finance / Accounting
  • At least 4 years of relevant business, finance, commercial corporate planning experiences
  • Experience in Wines & Spirits, FMCG, or Retail sector would be preferred
  • Strong analytical and business modelling skills
  • Professional accounting qualification (CPA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Solid technical competence and knowledge of accounting rules
  • Experience using several systems (SAP experience essential, BW / BI / SalesForce desirable)
  • Good English communication skills in both oral and writing


To succeed in this role:

  • Excellent communication and engagement skills
  • Able to work under pressure and willing to take challenges

Equal opportunities

Edrington provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to general legal requirements, Edrington complies with applicable federal, state, and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Employee value proposition

At Edrington, you will experience an incredible culture based on respect and giving more. We are exceptionally passionate about our brands and genuinely care about our people, continually investing in their development and wellbeing. Join Edrington and make a world of difference.