FP&A Specialist - Slough

£150-£160 per day
Ref: 430 Date Posted: Thursday 21 Mar 2024

Financial Planning & Analysis Specialist – Contract - £150-£160 per day plus holiday pay (inside IR35) – Slough, Berkshire

We're seeking a talented Senior FP&A Specialist to join our client's team on a contract basis, initially for 3 months with the potential for extension to cover long-term sick leave. Reporting directly to the FP&A Manager, you'll be crucial in controlling, provisioning, budgeting, and reporting activities within their Finance division. This is your chance to make a real impact in a dynamic environment.

The Role:

As a Senior FP&A Specialist, your responsibilities will include:

  • maintaining reports and databases crucial for timely production of monthly management information.
  • assisting in developing simulation models and systems for risk provisioning and forecasting.
  • preparing and presenting various financial reports and conducting detailed variance analysis to ensure alignment with budgets and forecasts.
  • collaborating closely with different departments to gain comprehensive knowledge of the business dynamics, supporting reporting, forecasting, and budgeting efforts.

About You:

We're seeking a candidate with:

  • a degree and part-qualified CIMA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent.
  • strong financial / business analysis background with 3-4 years of relevant experience.
  • proficiency in Excel and report-generating software such as Business Objects or SAP is essential.
  • experience in NPV, ROI, and variance analysis.
  • adaptability, strong problem-solving skills, and a natural inclination for quantitative analysis are key attributes we're looking for.
  • comfortable working under pressure and aren't afraid to lead change or adjust to evolving environments.
  • proven presentation skills, delivering to senior stakeholders and non-financial managers

The Offer:

Initially a 3-month contract but with the potential to extend further. Day rate is £150-£160 per day, plus holiday pay (33 days pro rata), inside IR35. This is a great environment offering hybrid working with 3 days in the office, 2 days working from home, dependent on business requirements.

If you're ready to make a difference and advance your career in finance, apply now and seize this exciting opportunity!

We are committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.