Financial Planning & Analysis Manager for rapidly expanding group sought to replace encumbent heading to the Middle East this summer. Reporting to the Group Finance Director your role will play an instrumental part in the growth and development of the group providing the necessary information to enable the strategic decisions that will drive the business forward. You will enjoy a great deal of autonomy in this role with regards to how it is conducted having end to end responsibility for co-ordinating and delivering the Group's quarterly re-forecasts and annual budgets, challenging brand and overhead submissions where appropriate. You'll track and manage financial opportunities and risks and work closely with the GFD on areas such as competitor bench-marking, acquisition appraisals and sensitivity modelling. As an individual who is comfortable presenting you will communicate performance regularly with external shareholders and finance partners. It is likely that you will have had some (at least a year's) previous experience either directly in F,P & A or M & A related activity or Corporate Finance perhaps following an earlier qualification in an audit team. This is a fast-paced, challenging and complex environment and as a result the scope for career progression and job satisfaction is excellent. It is a family-owned business with quirks and opportunity. It employs some very talented individuals with ambitious ideas and it provides the means to implement the best of them. To find out more and see a full job description please enquire.