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CDT Finance Analyst Sr (WM Regional)

Date: Jul 18, 2019

Location: San Jose, SJ, CR

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Location: San Jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 73157



Responsible for providing financial direction to the WM sales team, relying on financial analysis to improve the financial performance, considering cost management effectively.


  • Monthly monitor the performance of ASP, GTN and Margin of WM. Communicate about any deviation versus the objectives previously established and collaborates with regional team for solutions.
  • Evaluate the promotional plans (before and after implementing them), their impact on GTN and margin at the CPG and brand level and verify that they are aligned with the brand's strategy, recommend changes or adjustments when necessary.
  • Provide what if analysis in support of the proposed commercial initiatives.
  • Analyze and recommend methods to improve the effectiveness of the GTN and ensure the integrity of the data and the appropriate allocation.
  • Ensure compliance with the company's financial policies.
  • Revise with local and regional teams, A/R issues and elaborate plans to address them.
  • Monitor Accruals management and make recommendations to insure good management and governance compliance.


What do you need for this position?


  • Scholarship:  Bachelor´s degree in business or engineering or public accounting and auditing.
  • Experience: 3+ years of experience in finance.
  • Experience: in finance with orientation towards the commercial area.
  • English: Advanced
  • Excel: Advanced
  • SAP Knowledge

Colgate Functional & Leadership Competencies

  • Relationship Building
  • Planning/Priority Setting
  • Teamwork & Collaboration

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application. Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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