Group FP&A Manager

Randstad Financial and Professional
London, South East England
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Excellent opportunity to join a true market leader and FTSE 100 firm in an exciting group level FP&A role as the company continues to expand.

This is an ideal role for someone who wants to join an established firm with plenty of structure, but also where there is the opportunity to make a real difference and create a long term career with plenty of personal development.


Reporting into the Head of Financial Planning & Analysis there will be regular and direct interaction with:

  • Divisional Finance Directors
  • Consolidation Team
  • Head of FP&A
  • Shared Service Centres
  • Group Finance Director
  • Director of Strategy & Business Planning
  • Director of Investor Relations

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review and analyse the Divisional results
  • Communicate segmental performance, risks, opportunities and initiatives to the board
  • Provide information to the Group Finance Director to enable decision making
  • Support the IMS, Interim and Year End messaging
  • Support the budget process
  • Design, test and implement developments to meet the changing needs of the business/Group

Internal Analysis:

  • Monitoring performance, risks, opportunities, initiatives and trends within the business
  • Responsible for writing the Divisional Flash report narratives that go to the Group Finance Director/CEO
  • Drafting relevant sections of the Finance Report
  • Communicating Group KPI’s, definitions and best practice

External messaging:

  • Provide analysis to support the Group’s messaging around strategy
  • Design, implement and maintain reporting to support messaging around overall strategy


  • Work with the Systems Accountant/IT teams to design, test and implement developments to meet the changing needs of the business/Group
  • Control the preparation of Month End and IMS packs
  • Improve understanding of Group standards and terminology across the operation
  • Develop/define operational performance measurements metrics


  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualification
  • Circa 3 years post qualification experience in a commercial environment
  • Strong IT skills - advanced user of Excel
  • Experience using SAP
  • Strong commercial awareness with experience working with Business Partners at various levels and track record of influencing decisions
  • Worked within a large scale international environment

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