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FP&A Analyst (Data)

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Ellie Heanue
  • Contact Email: ellieh@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011581_1663670229

Financial Planning & Data Analyst, PE Backed Market Leader, Central London, £65k + Bonus

I am working with a Market Leading, Private Equity backed business who have a newly created FPA & Data Analyst role to join their growing finance function.

Having recently become Private Equity backed by a FTSE 100, instantly recognisable, Private Equity Powerhouse, they have turned their focus to investing in upskilling the business and driving optimisation and financial insight to accelerate their vision. This business has seen sustained organic growth alongside several recent acquisitions added to their healthy portfolio, with more pipelined for the upcoming 12 months.

In this newly created position, you will improve the quality and efficiency of reporting across a variety of corporate finance and value creation initiatives. By sourcing, combining, and analysing data across different systems and functions, this role will optimise month end reporting, automate the financial and KPI reporting and provide analytical support to several high-profile value creation initiatives covering working capital, cost transformation, efficiency and operational improvements as well as organic revenue growth including pricing related analysis.

Reporting directly to the talented Head of FPA this is a high-profile role with exceptional visibility. You will need to be a brilliant communicator, able to influence at all levels both internally and externally. In this position you will partner with Head's of from the sales, transformation, data & analytics teams as well as the Head of Finance, Finance Director and other senior stakeholders.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Finance & Data wizard to join an ambitious, fast based, well invested business on an upward trajectory.

Essentials

  • Recently Qualified Accountant - ACCA/CIMA/ACA or equivalent
  • Experience handling and manipulating heavy sets of data
  • Strong Excel Skills; advanced formulae
  • Ideally: VBA / Macro / Data Visualisation Skills
  • Ideally: SAP

The Person

  • Participative, pragmatic style, excellent communication skills and ability to influence all levels internally and externally
  • Ability to understand and assess complex and sometimes unfamiliar situations, visualise solutions and see through to resolution.
  • Strong commercial awareness. Ability to develop action plans based on input from key persons.

Benefits:

  • Private Medical Health Insurance
  • Annual Bonus
  • Work from Home Flexibility - 1-3 days in the office per week.