Distribution Controller

  • Company: Fendi
  • Location: Italy
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: FEND00773
  • Date of publication: 2018.07.19



The position is based in Rome. The Distribution Control Team handles the core financial reports at Fendi.

As part of this Team you'll advise on financial reports required by your business partners, and you'll review, analyze, and interpret financial and budgetary reports.

Under the supervision of the Distribution Control Manager, you will be responsible for Sales and Stock Analysis and Reporting, P&L analysis, Capex reporting.

You will deal with Regional CFO and/or Controllers as well as be direct interface of the CEO and Managing Director.

 At Fendi every day is a new challenge, and you are continually looking for ways to help your team get better at what we do, in the most efficient way possible.


Main Responsibilities

You will be responsible for P&L analyses related to:

  • Sales reporting
  • Monthly closing
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Cost variance and margin analysis

You will be responsible for preparing:

  • Capex reporting (on different frequency: actual/forecast/monthly/quarterly)
  • Intercompany calculation of contributions from HQ to the Zones
  • Monthly Stock closing
  • Variance analysis vs forecast and previous year
  • KPI's definition and analysis
  • Able to deal with controllers of Subsidiaries as well as with Top Management


We're looking for you, if you have:

  • -3-4 years of experience in the role
  • Familiarity with the Fashion industry is a plus.
  • Advanced Excel and good knowledge of Power Point
  • Experience with corporate ERP and reporting systems
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Fluency in English
  • Passion about new technologies and big data management
  • Precision, strong commitment and high energy
  • Ability to team-work under pressure
  • Ability to deal with different deadlines, ad-hoc requests and prioritize the different tasks

Fashion & Leather Goods

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