Head of Financial Planning & Analysis - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Head of Financial Planning & Analysis - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £100k - 130k per year
Reference: 22708
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
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Job Published: November 26, 2019 14:54

Job Description

Head of Financial Planning & Analysis – FinTech – London

A global FinTech organisation are looking for a commercial heavy weight to lead and build their FP&A function from scratch, reporting directly into the CFO. This person needs to have ran an FP&A function before and understands the nuances that come working within a fast growing/ dynamic environment

Role Responsibilities

  • Initially a cost focus, building a framework/ bottom up planning the budgeting cycle to a 3-5 year plan as everything currently done at group level
  • KPI Reporting  
  • Leading the FP&A function, directing junior resource
  • Running FP&A globally across 20+ entities in multiple jurisdictions
  • Getting the jurisdictions reporting in Local GAAP, currently in IFRS
  • Transfer pricing
  • Group Consolidation  
  • Part of the leadership team, senior stakeholder management/ presentations/ board packs

The successful candidate will have:

  • Significant years PQE (15+ years) (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Strong financial product knowledge
  • Strong relationship building skills.
  • Financial Services experience
  • Good written and Verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Netsuite – nice to have
  • Strong capital markets product knowledge
  • Strong stakeholder management skills