Robertson Bell are delighted to be partnered with a world leading education provider in their recruitment for a Financial Planning & Analysis Accountant based in central London. The organisation has seen continuous growth and therefore needed to expand several functions, finance being one of these. This newly formed role sits within the dynamic commercial finance team (4FTE) and forms part of the wider finance team (9FTE). This forward-facing role plays a leading part in the communication of finance information and analysis to stakeholders across the business. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a growing organisation whose purpose is to build on their employees' knowledge and experience to help them progress in their professional careers. Reporting directly into the Head of Financial Planning and Analysis and will offer the right candidate the ability to develop professionally. Further responsibilities will include:Taking ownership of creating and presenting strategic reports with stakeholders and business partners, enabling discussions regarding variances and anomalies in line with the set budgetsGuiding the annual and quarterly planning process in the reporting cycle ensuring information is presented clearly for both finance and non-financial professionals Supporting in the month end procedure and to ensure the accuracy of reporting Further enhance the reporting capabilities of the team by being a key voice in relation to system changes Working with a variety of stakeholders to create bespoke reports on a project by project basis The successful candidate will be a qualified (ACCA, CIMA, ACA, or equivalent) accountant or someone who is actively studying for the final stages of these qualifications. You will have experience working within a similar financial planning and analysis role with evident experience building relationships and providing challenge in a warm, approachable but influencing manner. If you meet the above criteria and this sounds like the right role for you, please apply immediately as applications are being reviewed daily and the role may be filled prior to the closing date.