Head of Financial Planning & Analysis

Head of Financial Planning & Analysis

Do you have Finance experience in a manufacturing environment?

Are you fully qualified?

Do you have strong financial modelling experience?


MacGregor Black are partnering with a large FMCG business on the search for a Head of Financial Planning & Analysis. This is a permanent role based in Grimsby.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate closely with senior management and finance teams across European divisions to gain insights into business performance and its impact on the P&L, cash flow, and balance sheet.
  • Lead the annual budgeting process.
  • Review monthly performance analytics and reports.
  • Prepare the monthly board information pack.
  • Assist in the preparation of weekly working capital reports for the European Group.
  • Provide support for any M&A, re-financing, or disposal processes within the European Group.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Professionally qualified accountant with a minimum of five years of post-qualification experience, including substantial exposure to FP&A, cash flow, or business evaluation activities.
  • Possess strong and comprehensive financial modelling skills.
  • FMCG and manufacturing background is desirable, preferably with international experience.
  • Demonstrated expertise in various accounting aspects, including management accounts, statutory accounts, and forecasting.
  • Proficiency in advanced spreadsheet tools, with knowledge of Anaplan considered beneficial.
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality and reliable work.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to influence, present, and engage with stakeholders at various levels.


Competitive salary + benefits.


Please contact Carl Maw today for further information.

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Carl Maw

Carl Maw

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Phone +44 191 691 1944

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