Interim FP&A Accountant

1 day left

Michael Page
19 Feb 2021
26 Feb 2021
JN -022021-2171156
Ryan Hirons
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

This is an excellent opportunity for an immediately available accountant with a financial planning background to assist in the group budget process on a contract basis.

Client Details

My client are a highly acquisitive business that are market leaders in their field


The main responsibilities in this role are:

  • Plan with the Senior Financial Planning Accountant & Head of Operations to ensure budgets are delivered on time and to company specifications.
  • Communication is key as a core part of this role is delivering training for non-finance staff on how to use the budget templates - via on-line training and group sessions.
  • You will be the first contact point for providing guidance and support. An ability to communicate financial information to non-finance staff is key.
  • Adherence to deadlines are key to the success of the project. You will lead stakeholders to submit a budget to set deadlines.
  • You will co-ordinate budget review sessions with the Operations team to ensure each budget submitted is reviewed and where necessary challenged to ensure quality and achievability.
  • To track progress, the budget models must reconcile to reported group results. This data will be updated during the process as new results are delivered.
  • Populating and building / refreshing models.
  • Project work as allocated by the Senior Financial Planning Accountant.


The successful candidate for this role will have:

  • Ideally an accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) but QBE candidates will be considered
  • Confidence in presenting, especially to large groups of people.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to provide training to non-finance people.
  • Previous budgeting experience.
  • Ability to collaborate with many different stakeholders.
  • Ability to adapt and thrive in a constantly changing environment.
  • Excellent IT skills including strong excel.
  • Confidence working with various management reporting systems.
  • Strong attention to detail, and able to deliver right-first-time results quickly without getting lost in the detail.
  • Deadline focused, and willing to put in the effort required to ensure these are always met.

Job Offer

A competitive salary and a quick start for the successful candidate, so this candidate must be available at short notice. Please note that this is a fixed term contract so no day rate candidates will be considered. As this role develops the expectation will be to be available for work onsite.

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