Finance, Administration and Operations

Senior Client Finance Manager

We are hiring a Senior Client Finance Manager to join our Landor & Fitch team. Could this be you?

Landor & Fitch: Extraordinary brand transformation, by design

Box ticking. It’s not for us. As a company with studios across the globe, we power up the best minds from 31 teams in over 22 countries to create a unique skillset for each client. We spark ingenuity with global creative sprints that cross time zones and borders and spur on the best of our talent. That includes Landor’s exceptional brand consulting and strategic design, Fitch’s brilliance in experience, retail and workplace design, and ManvsMachine’s competition-smashing motion design. We are part of the WPP group.

There’s no magic like the one that comes from outstanding talent collaborating across time zones, regions and markets. It is what we call the “collective ta-da”. That is why being part of OpenX is simply a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join a game changer partnership built with one goal in mind: creating the boldest, most innovative ideas in the history of marketing.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Senior Client Finance Manager will oversee financial management for a portfolio of client accounts.  The Senior Client Finance Manager is a key business partner responsible for all financial client deliverables, including scope of work development, revenue reconciliations, forecasting, reporting and profitability analysis. And the fulfillment of all internal and external financial and operational reporting requirements.

Professional & Technical Experience:

  • Work closely with the various service teams to ensure all financial elements of the client relationship are managed, tracked, monitored, and communicated.
  • Manage client profitability by overseeing revenue, resources/costs, ensuring client P&Ls are in line with the staffing agreements and agency goals. 
  • Partner with senior account leads on existing client contract renewals and new business pitches
  • Monitor, expedite and escalate client setup, media billing, reconciliation and payment activities ensuring alignment with contract terms
  • Work closely with the client teams to stay abreast of changes and modifications to client budgets
  • Budgeting, forecasting, monthly close revenue recognition and variance explanations 
  • Assisting the provision of information to support internal & external audits 
  • Develop, maintain, and distribute ad-hoc reports and financial models as needed
  • Provide proactive analytical support and other ad hoc financial analyses to the business leaders
  • Supervise client finance team

Systems

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, at least intermediate Excel skills (Pivots, Vlookup, etc)
  • Previous experience with Maconomy desired

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

We believe diversity brings creativity, which is at the heart of everything we do. We are actively engaging in creating an environment free of discrimination, where our people and their uniqueness can shine and be celebrated. We’re working to set a standard for the industry as a whole, creating a culture of equity and belonging. We may not be perfect, and we know there is work to do, but we regularly check with our teams and Employee Resource Groups on how we are doing, using their insight to frame our thinking and actions, so we can all do better, working as one Landor & Fitch.

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We believe diversity brings creativity, which is at the heart of everything we do. We are actively engaging in creating an environment free of discrimination, where our people and their uniqueness can shine and be celebrated. We’re working to set a standard for the industry as a whole, creating a culture of equity and belonging. We may not be perfect, and we know there is work to do, but we regularly check with our teams and Employee Resource Groups on how we are doing, using their insight to frame our thinking and actions, so we can all do better, working as one Landor & Fitch

Landor & Fitch is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally-recognized protected basis under local law.

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