Coty Inc Sr. Financial Analyst, Corporate Accounting & Reporting in New York, New York

Title: Senior Financial Analyst, Corporate Accounting & Reporting

Reports to: Director, Corporate Accounting & Reporting

Location: New York, NY

Purpose of Role: Assistance with the Company’s consolidated reporting processes.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Assist in managing the monthly global financial consolidation process and review consolidated financial statements, including analysis of results and resolutions of differences and/or inquiries.

  • Perform quarterly analytical review of consolidated results, including streamlining data collection. Work closely with local finance personnel and external auditors on key drivers of financial fluctuations.

  • Work closely with local and divisional finance personnel to implement more efficient and effective processes.

  • Assist with the performance of Sarbanes-Oxley controls related to Financial Accounting Close and Quarterly Reporting processes.

  • Assist with the preparation of sections of Audit Committee communications and supporting other quarterly reporting activities.

  • Assist with the completion of ad-hoc requests made by senior management.

  • Self and staff development, through internal/external training, performance evaluations, etc.

Key Challenges:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and changing environment.

  • Ability to deal with diverse levels of financial and operating personnel in a multi-national organization.

  • Ability to investigate issues, and propose and implement resolutions.

  • Ability to analyze financial performance and obtain valid explanations for variances.

  • Ability to work independently, under general direction, and create work plan and output requirements timely.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting.

  • CPA certification required.

  • Strong analytical and technical accounting skills, creativity and flexibility.

  • 3-5 years of business experience with combination of public accounting (Big 4) and industry experience (public company)preferred.

  • Public entity reporting requirements knowledge desired.

  • Strong technology skills, including PC and Web-based applications and working

  • knowledge/understanding of business finance system platforms (e.g.

  • SAP, Hyperion, etc.).

  • Demonstrate effective organization, communication and team skills. Ability to

  • influence throughout the organization is important.

Key dimensions:

  • Staff responsibility - No direct reports

  • Budget - No direct departmental budget responsibility

  • Revenue - No direct revenue responsibility