Head of Financial Planning & Analysis

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
95000.0000
Posted
10 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Gleeson Recruitment Group is working closely with a leading Business Services organisation based in the Midlands to recruit a Head of Financial Planning & Analysis. Reporting directly into the CFO of this highly-dynamic multi-billion pound turnover business, this individual will lead a team in excess of 10 people and form a key part of the senior leadership team.

Working alongside the Exec team, the Head of Financial Planning & Analysis will manage and develop key relationships across the organisation to lead the delivery of long-term strategic financial performance objectives.

Key areas of responsibility for the Head of Financial Planning & Analysis include:

  • Leading a team of financial analyst specialists to develop and manage the performance reporting and forecasting capability for the business.
  • Developing market trend analysis and segmental reporting.
  • Providing insightful strategic input at Board level.
  • Ensuring budgeting & forecasting tools are robust and streamlined across the business.
  • Acting as Subject Matter Expert for investment & procurement planning to operational areas of the business.
  • Designing the template for long-term business planning & strategic financial analysis.

The Candidate

The successful Head of Financial Planning & Analysis will be a qualified accountant with a level of experience appropriate to a role of this size & scope. You will have a solid track-record in leading the financial planning capability of the large & complex business, plus a strong awareness of the analytical tools required to deliver on long-term strategic goals. Please apply for immediate consideration or call Liz Gilliver on if you wish to discuss the Head of Financial Planning & Analysis in more detail.