Decision Support Analyst

Nestlé Operational Services Worldwide SA

  • Publication date:

    30 septembre 2022
  • Workload:

  • Contract:

    Permanent position

The Nestlé Group is the world's largest food and beverage company with 92.6 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2019. It is present in 187 countries around the world, has 403 factories and its 291'000 employees are committed to Nestlé's purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on

Decision Support Analyst

Position Snapshot

Location: Vevey, Switzerland
Company: Nestlé Nespresso SA
Act. Rate: Full-Time Act. Rate 100%
Type of contract: Permanent contract
Deadline for applications: October 4th, 2022

What we offer at Nestlé

Flexible work policies in terms of core hours and working from home. Please talk to us during the recruitment process about what flexibility could look like for you!
Genuine opportunities for career and personal development
Modern "smart office" locations providing agile & collaborative workspaces
Dynamic international working environment
Attractive additional benefits

Position Summary

We are the Nestlé Nespresso SA Company and are proud to be one of the fastest growing operating unit of Nestlé. Our passionate, entrepreneurial-minded team has transformed Nespresso into the reference in portioned coffee and one of the world's most trusted brands. Our growth comes from our commitment to research and development in order to pioneer and be the reference in the portioned coffee sector to provide the very highest quality coffees that could be enjoyed in the comfort of consumers' own homes and also savored at out-of-home locations, such as restaurants, hotels, offices and luxury retail businesses. We guarantee quality by taking a careful, thoughtful approach in how we source our ingredients, produce and market our premium coffee products. With corporate headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland, Nespresso is present in over 60 countries and counts over 12,000 employees worldwide. To learn more visit

As a Decision Support Analyst, you will act as a key contributor to all Decision Support Activities of the Nespresso Group. You will help creating transparency and generating insights to support the decision-making and piloting of the Nespresso Group. Your activities will include the production and distribution of timely, accurate and relevant management reporting as well as the preparation of different ad-hoc analysis in coordination with financial co-pilots at HQ. You will also actively participate to the journey of bringing our BI capabilities to the next level in the area of controlling.

We offer a dynamic, inclusive, and international working environment with many opportunities across different companies, functions, and regions. Don't miss the opportunity to join us and work with different teams in an agile and diverse context.

A Day in the Life of a Decision Support Analyst

  • Provide transparency on main business KPI's across the Nespresso Group via the establishment of regular financial and non-financial reports to Finance and General management
  • Consolidate and analyze input from controlling teams to understand the underlying drivers of business performance
  • Make sure all main financial variances are clearly explained and communicated to different levels of stakeholders, allowing the business to act towards improvements
  • Prepare monthly management presentations, as well as ad-hoc presentations for Market controlling and Nespresso/Nestlé Management Meetings
  • Propose pro-actively continuous improvements on the ways in which we generate insights and perform ad hoc analysis when additional deep-dives are needed on specific subjects, for both HQ and market controlling
  • Aggregate and consolidate input from controlling teams on short- and long-term planning processes (e.g. target setting, Nestlé's portfolio management tool ATLAS) when a global group view is needed
  • Work collaboratively with the NBS Hub to design and lead the creation of new financial performance dashboards and reports
  • Act as back-up for Decision Support Manager in all activities

What will make you successful

  • University Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or similar
  • Strong finance background with 3+ years' experience in Finance & Control, ideally in an international environment
  • Prior Nespresso or Nestlé Decision Support or controlling experience
  • Experience working with, and generating analysis across, the full P&L
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to cut through complex, big data sets to generate insights
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office suite (in particular very strong Excel and PowerPoint skills. Power BI experience is a plus)
  • Agile, pro-active & open-minded with ability to work with a broad network of people and functions within the organization, ability to adapt to changing environment
  • Curious with continuous-improvement mindset
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and strong in stakeholder management
  • Fluent in English