Finance Manager - Media & Marketing


Malmesbury - United Kingdom


The Planning and Analysis team supports the Executive team with performance analysis to enable strategic decision making. Within the wider team, the Sales and Marketing finance team partner with key commercial stakeholders to drive reporting and insight on sales, channels and Brand Building Investment (BBI).


This is an exciting and high impact role, reporting to the Head of Commercial Finance. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Go-to business partner for the Head of Media and Agency Relations, providing financial support and analysis to help deliver our Marketing Investment (BBI) agenda.
  • Point of contact for our external media agency, seeking to ensure better access to relevant data, and designing insightful reporting and analytics for the commercial and market teams.
  • Partner for Procurement team in identifying key marketing suppliers and providing financial analysis to support spend negotiations
  • Driving transparency around our BBI spend globally to deliver better return on investment
  • Driving better, consistent governance processes around key spend decisions to ensure that Dyson spends efficiently
  • Ensuring that our financial planning and reporting processes capture the level of detail that we need, and working with markets and group teams to enable that
  • Group finance lead for Fast Hubs and COEs, ensuring that we are driving maximum value from new structures




  • Qualified accountant with 3+ years PQE
  • Commercial experience preferred
  • Evidence of working with senior stakeholders



  • Able to influence at a senior level
  • Business partnership skills with stakeholders outside the finance community
  • Ability to drive and deliver change
  • Commercial awareness
  • Strong grasp of governance best practice and ability to implement process change
  • Flexible in approach with strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Able to work cross functionally and build relationships with different markets worldwide


      • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
      • Pension scheme
      • Performance related bonus
      • Life assurance
      • Sport centre
      • Free on-site parking
      • Subsidized café and restaurants
      • Discounts on Dyson machines

      Posted: 23 April 2019