• Location

    Slough, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £47500 - £54000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi bens

  • Contact:

    Rob Anderson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    Sept 2020

  • Consultant:


Financial Planning Analyst / BI Analyst

£47,500 - £54,000 a year + bonus

The Opportunity

International B2B client require an additional Financial Planning Analyst to join their Head Office team.

This role operates by providing crucial analytically data support to the international teams as the business expands across additional locations.

This is a commercial orientated data insights and analysis role. You will be initially responsible for creating a suite a commercial analysis reports based on the data. You will then utilise this information to report accurately with commercial commentary on sales trend lines, pricing, profitability etc.

Responsible for producing and reporting data analysis across the business to provide a consistent understanding of business critical information to drive strategic support.

  • Big data analysis and dissemination of international sales information

  • Development of strategic data analysis and reporting skills within an acquisitive international business.

  • You will be a relatively newly qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) FP&A analysts with stable and progressive track record

About Our Client

Our client is an international B2B / B2C client with market leading product, service and manufacturing experience. Due to a global restructure, they are looking to develop the quality of financial data and sales analysis to drive future revenue.

You will be passionate about producing insightful and comprehensive analysis to produce robust reporting around data accuracy, data reporting, trend analysis .

You will be able to manipulate large data sets and have a methodical, pragmatic and questioning mind with the ability to communicate the results efficiently.

Excellent planning and time management skills with clear and concise communication skills.

Job Description

As the FP&A your core responsibilities will be to analyse the sales performance of specific regions and utilise your experience to improve the quality of the analysis that is being presented. This FP&A Analyst will focus on improving the data accuracy and reporting within the BI system.

Successful Applicant

As a qualified or qualified by experience accountant, you will have experience of demonstrating practical skills from a larger business background.

Applications are also sought from Practice trained accountants with secondment experience from a commercial environment. You will ideally be someone that is looking to progress to the next stage within your career. You will be looking to join a forward thinking organisation that is on an upward trajectory both locally and internationally.

This may suit a qualified (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) - newly qualified or possibly qualified by experience candidate.

You will have a detailed understanding of how an FP&A department works and be able to adapt quickly to different processes.

What's on Offer

On offer to the successful candidate, is an excellent business culture within the FP&A team, a mentor that will help progress your career to the next stage. You will be given an excellent benefits package along with a competitive basic salary.

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