Senior FP&A Analyst (sports / events)

  • London, UK
  • Nov 23, 2022

Job Description

SRM Recruitment are working with a established client of ours within the sports and events arena that run events globally, to identify a qualified Senior FP&A Analyst.

The main thrust of this role will encompass a considerable focus on the management accounts process, but additionally are seeking a candidate that can also lead on the process of managing an existing financial model encompassing long range planning and cash flow forecasting, both of which attract an increasing level of focus from the board/exec.

This role would suit a candidate that has genuine scope to business partner, be involved in managing an existing financial model, but also retain a key involvement in the management accounts & month end process.

This position will report into the Head of FP&A and oversee a Financial Analyst as a direct report.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Head of FP&A on: updating the cash flow model/forecast (monthly), updating the (multi year) long range plan
  • Budget control and forecasting for their events agenda
  • Dashboard reporting including variance analysis
  • Finance business partnering head office directorates and non-finance stakeholders
  • Completing and taking an active involvement in the month end period close

Key experience / background:

  • A qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA with an established management accounts skill set
  • Previous experience in creating/providing financial decks and presentations
  • Experience in maintaining/creating financial models (long range planning/cash flow forecasting)
  • Advanced excel
  • Further desirable experience would include knowledge of SAP, experience in the sports/events sector and experience of staff management/oversight.

This role is London based and our client operates a hybrid working policy (circa 3 days a week in their office in Central London)

Salary: £50-65,000 + benefits.