FP&A Analyst

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a FP&A Analyst to join a private equity backed company with a global footprint and c. £500m annual turnover).

This is a new role, arising through continued business growth (c.20% revenue CAGR over last 10 years) and the need to strengthen Group FP&A under new ownership during a very exciting time as the business continues to grow significantly both organically and through acquisition. 

The role is seen as fundamental to the future success of the team around a number of upcoming projects and will be fully sponsored at the most senior levels. The successful candidate can expect to add significant weight to their CV over the next 2-3 years.

Key accountabilities:

  • Own the core Group FP&A monthly/quarterly reporting processes (CFO Board report, CEO KPIs report, Quarterly Bank and Rating Agency updates). Work closely with the Group FP&A manager to ensure delivery of accurate and insightful reporting to the  Board, CFO, Group FD and other senior stakeholders in a timely, efficient and effective manner 
  • Drive improvement of the Group FP&A data analytics, reporting solutions, financial models and processes that support strategic planning, budgeting, forecasting and actuals performance management 
  • Provide ad-hoc project support to priority group FP&A initiatives (M&A, fund raise, systems development, scenario modelling, cash flow modelling, investor relations)

Candidate specification:

Required knowledge, experience and technical skills

  • Experience of working in a FP&A team (preferably also Group FP&A)
  • Personable, with a strong commitment to team outcomes
  • Possessing strong reporting and analytical skills
  • Confident in advanced MS Excel techniques
  • Quick to get up to speed, able to evidence strong problem solving skills
  • Able to operate effectively in a dynamic, fast moving and demanding environment  

    Desirable knowledge, experience and technical skills 

  • Hold a full or part qualification in accountancy (CCAB) or equivalent (CFA)
  • Experience in cash flow and working capital forecasting
  • Experience of working with Tableau/Adaptive Insights reporting systems

 

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