Financial Planning Analyst - Football

Job Title: Financial Planning Analyst - Football
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: 354533
Contact Name: Andrew Stevens
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2021 13:08

Job Description

An exclusive opportunity has become available for a qualified Finance Analyst (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) to join a Global Sports Business, based in the heart of Central London.

Ideal for a qualified accountant with post qualification experience, this commercially focussed position is a brilliant opportunity to work on the front line of the industry whilst working for one of the most successful companies in the world.

The role will:

  • Support the Head of Business Development, in particular regarding business modelling for assessing potential acquisition targets
  • Support investment analysis and start up review process by Investment Committee
  • Support the Head of FP&A & Group FC with the preparation of the Monthly Flash, P&L and Board Reporting
  • Support the CFO and Group FC in the execution of their roles by providing clear and insightful analysis of the business
  • Play a leading role in the annual budgeting and long term plan process
  • Preparation of consolidated quarterly forecast and budget packs and associated analysis
  • Manage and maintain monthly excel reporting models
  • Support and play a leading role in the continuous improvement of the Group FP&A and reporting processes
  • Ad hoc projects as required

The ideal candidate:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA / CIMA / ACCA or international equivalent) + suitable post qualification experience in a sports business is desirable. Media/Sports/Entertinament experience is essential
  • Understanding relevant industry environment - sports
  • Graduate or graduate calibre

Apply now!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.