Interim Head of FP&A

Job Title: Interim Head of FP&A
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £110 - £100000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH79793
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2019 12:34

Job Description

We're currently working with a global retail brand assisting them with their search for an Interim Head of FP&A.

They would like to find someone with hands on experience of managing a team with an international remit, multi-channel experience would be ideal but retail experience is not essential.

Managing 4 direct reports and a wider team of 7 your duties would include:

  • Acting as a business partner for the CFO & Leadership Team to provide 'real time' analytical support
  • Support the CFO, Regional Leadership Team, Country management teams to implement global finance strategy
  • Develop and track financial and non-financial KPIs
  • Lead all financial aspects including reporting and planning - in particular the FY21 budget process & FY20 year close, business control and building data analytics capability, financial decision-making and investment modelling
  • Conduit for communications between Region / Group to ensure key variances and trends to both budget & forecast are fully explained
  • Evaluate business trends and financial opportunities
  • Work closely with IT to drive optimisation of our newly implemented ERP system

The successful candidate is going to be a qualified accountant with an open and honest approach to work. A strong accounting background is a must with a clear focus on FP&A management of late, you must have held a leadership role with multi-country responsibility.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a well established brand with a fantastic working culture.

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 you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.