Head of FP&A – PE Backed Manufacturing Business

Job title : Head of FP&A – PE Backed Manufacturing Business
Location : London
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Philip Hodson
Call : Philip
Reference : J8633

Job Description

We are pleased to be partnering with a Private Equity backed business based in London to hire a Head of FP&A. The role with extensive exposure to the PE backers as well as the C-SUITE. Experience at FP&A Manager level for this role is an absolute minimum. Candidates with Manufacturing/Industrials experience will also be heavily preferred.

The Role

•To provide continuous improvement in the Group’s budgeting and forecasting process, by standardising the process across the business•Extensive cash flow forecasting•Create and build a monthly and quarterly management pack by identifying key metrics to analyse and assess results and performance, that allow senior management with strategic decision making•Create financial models which analyse current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, cost of sales and operating expenditure•Help drive the commercial agenda, provide input, develop models and support decisions on commercial viability of proposals and new business opportunities•Provide invaluable insight into the cost profile and assist in identifying areas where cost control can be improved•Liaison across all internal and external audits for trading income•Continuously develop financial oversight over trading income models and ensure the controls around this are maintained•Prepare and deliver presentations to Senior Management team •Work collaboratively and analytically with senior members of the Financial Reporting team, Commercial teams of the agencies, senior management and •Undertake ad-hoc reporting and analysis

The Requirements Qualified Financial Accountant(ACA,ACCA,CIMA)Experience within an FP&A function in particular cashflow forecastingExposure to working within a Manufacturing business