Our client is looking to bring in an FP&A Analyst or Accountant who has a strong interest in consultancy work and systems. They are a young consultancy with an exciting, vibrant culture. They have grown from 0-22 people in two years and have plans to be around 100 people in 5/6 years.
The company focus on delivering projects in the Finance Systems domain and partner with a lead BI & Accounting CPM software, Tagetik. The software can be implemented to improve a companies Planning/Budgeting, Consolidation and reporting software through the simplicity of the cloud.
As consultant you’ll be responsible for supporting projects and workstreams, taking independent accountability for deliverables. You’ll be supporting full end-to-end project lifecycles, supporting workshops, managing requirements capture and contributing to solution design.
For them, the most important thing when hiring is personality. They are looking for Self-Starting, Ambitious people who find the idea of joining a new company and growing with them exciting. They will give successful hires a lot of support and training after joining, but will also give you autonomy and responsibility, so you can take ownership of your projects and clients to enhance your development & progression.
They are looking for a candidates who have an exposure to Finance/Accounting, who also have some technical exposure (don’t worry if you aren’t deeply technical – it’s not the most important thing) who really want to get into more of a client facing, project implementation focused role. From looking at your profile, I think you could be a great fit for this..
What you will need to succeed as an FP&A Consultant?
- Good understanding of financial process and financial modelling experience
- Good SQL skills or other programming skills
- Some exposure to Systems or an interest in developing system skills
- Good degree – does not necessarily have to be in Finance
- ACCA / CIMA Qualification
- Ambitious, self-starting and confident individual.