FP & A Accountant

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Leeds
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be recruiting for a professional services organisation based in Wakefield who is looking to appoint a FP & A Accountant.

Working closely with the senior management team the successful Financial Planning & Analysis Accountant will be tasked to build and develop models based on strategic opportunities and initiatives to establish commercial viability.

This is a highly technical role and really requires an individual with excellent analytical skills, strong commercial acumen and the ability to develop relationships at all levels, acting as a pivotal lynch pin in all finical decisions across all business areas.

Key duties and responsibilities of the FP&A Accountant will include:

* Supporting the Finance Director to deliver, execute and monitor the Finance Strategy in meeting the Business needs
* Challenge Business processes and models to improve visibility to consequently improve profitability
* Help drive and deliver the annual budget, re-forecast and strategic forecast for the business
* Play a key role in the commercial decision making process
* Work cross functionally to monitor and reduce costs and identify opportunities for profitable growth through the forecasting and budgeting process
* Provide day-to-day financial support to Management and the Business around, Selling Prices, product profitability, Product cost prices, ROI and Analysis of costs and future trend predictions

The successful FP&A Accountant will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

* Excellent analytical skills and the ability to manipulate date
* Strong commercial acumen
* Highly proficient with Excel
* Strong financial modelling exposure/experience
* Worked in a similar role
* Ideally ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified

Please contact us today to find out more about this role!