Business Finance Partner & support EA EIMEA

H.B. Fuller – Mindelo, Cabo Verde – We, at H.B. Fuller embrace a shared set of beliefs and competencies that direct the way we operate and express our fundamental principals about how we will achieve success. We strive to hire and promote talent that demonstrates our beliefs and our competencies. The Business Finance Partner reports directly to the Senior EA EIMEA Business Finance Partner and indirectly to the Business Director of the assigned market. The Business Partner is a member of the assigned Market Leadership Teams. This is a critical role in finance with responsibility and involvement across a broad range of financial and management areas. The Business Finance Partner collaborates closely with EA business and functional leaders, Operations and other finance professionals throughout the H.B. Fuller organization. The successful candidate will use their knowledge of the business and finance to support, coach, collaborate and challenge their business colleagues and specifically the Business Directors and Business Leadership Teams. PRIMARY DUTIES 70% Business Partner Support for assigned Market(s) Optimize business financial results by proactively monitoring financial trends and performance metrics and responding with value-added analysis to facilitate decision Analyse performance by relevant segment, end market, or customer class to provide insights Provide commentary, insight and challenge. What is going well? what is not going well? and why?; comparisons relative to forecast, budget, prior year, and previous period as appropriate Driving margin and profitability improvement across the Market, for example through: o Pricing excellence, Product, Formulation & Customer mix management, Deep insight into Raw Material cost impacts and Understanding and respond to FX movements and impacts on performance Support Business Director to ensure efficient and optimal use of resources & rigorously control SG&A; costs. Spanning headcount decisions, external services, travel etc Commercial cont… – Permanente – Horário completo