Finance & Commercial Operations Analyst - PG team

Employer: Nielsen
  • Insurances - Financial Intermediaries
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Quality Control
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 19.07.2019
    Short company description

    As a leader in marketing and media information, Nielsen is one of the most trusted sources of business intelligence for the world's top brands. The work we do makes a significant difference to how businesses and brands perform in markets around the world. At Nielsen we all share a commitment to our core values of being useful, open and connected in how we work — with each other, our partners, and our clients.


    ● Business English knowledge, both verbal and written
    ● Good communication skills
    ● Comfortable with working in a digital enabled environment
    ● Ability to work within a virtual environment, and with client deadlines
    ● Time management & Self organizational skills
    ● Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Google Sheets/Slides
    ● Familiar with general Financials & Billing processes (invoices, POs, payments)
    ● Overall understanding of marketing services
    ● Negotiation skills and good business acumen

    Education & Experience Requirements:
    ● min. high school degree or higher
    ● strong analytical mind and excellent numerical skills
    ● 3 years of experience in Commercial Finance/ Marketing/ Finance Operations would be an advantage


    ● Active support during annual Client Contract renewal process (on going contracts price submissions, cost proposals for new scope, changes in current scope, submission of penalties for cancelled contracts)
    ● Daily connect with Nielsen finance teams, contributing to a quick resolution of outstanding invoices issues
    ● Trouble-shoot and resolve client inquiries related to invoices, POS, payments, commercial details on the going contracts: assist with pricing, scope, contracts requests
    ● Co-partner with Nielsen finance teams on the whole process from order to invoice and payment to make sure First Time Right Invoice Client targets are met
    ● Continue to broaden knowledge of client business issues and needs, of Nielsen services and broader industry
    ● Day-to-day support to Nielsen commercial teams on any finance & commercial matter including client proposals (knowledge and daily use of client commercial tools: CRC ,Supplier Portal, Coupa, Aravo)
    ● Build effective relationships with client Purchasing Team Representatives
    ● Identify sales opportunities at client and pass it to CBPs
    ● Facilitating negotiations with client Purchasing teams

    Other info

    What We Offer:
    - A diverse work environment
    - Opportunity to work with one of our Global Clients
    - Opportunity to engage and learn from our Senior Leaders on both Nielsen and client side
    - Learning achievement academy
    - Global exposure and engagement
    - Ongoing career growth and skill development
    - Engaging and challenging work within our portfolio of global clients
    - Culture of performance-based rewards