Head of Financial Planning & Analysis

Head of Financial Planning & Analysis

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £90000.00 - £100000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Schwarz

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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About Our Client

Our client is part of a rapidly expanding division of a highly successful plc operating in the manufacturing sector. Already with a market-leading position, they intend to go further, and future growth will be derived through products and expanding their customer base. They are making significant investments in their people and technologies to achieve this and have a high profile leadership team that have the demonstrable experience of driving fast growth businesses. This is a brilliant opportunity to cement your FP&A experience in a high potential growth environment.

Job Description

Reporting directly to the Finance Director (FD), this is a great opportunity to join a high potential, fast growth business as a Head of Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) in Birmingham, following another internal promotion. Key responsibilities will include:

  • To lead financial planning processes across the business unit and manage consolidation of corporate planning and reporting
  • Take responsibility for the planning, management and delivery of the forecast and budgeting processes
  • Involved in financial analysis and modelling of strategic initiatives
  • Involvement in many ad-hoc business initiatives; providing commercial challenges and analytical support
  • Take ownership of all investment feasibility models and deliver continual improvements to these to assist key strategic decision making

The Successful Applicant

For this Head of Financial Planning & Analysis in Birmingham, candidates will have/ be:

  • A degree educated, qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), with significant post qualification experience
  • Must have experience in a large, complex manufacturing environment
  • A solid background in FP&A and the development of MI
  • International experience advantageous
  • Exceptional proven financial modelling, analytical and presentation skills
  • Hands-on, commercial and operationally minded
  • Experience of a fast growth business
  • Evidence of dealing with senior management and working cross functionally

What's on Offer

Up to £100,000 Basic Salary + competitive benefits package. A hybrid working pattern will be considered, with a minimum of 2 days in the office.

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