Team Lead Financial Planning & Analysis

May 24, 2024
May 31, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Organization Type
Role Purpose
Deliver financial insight to support the CoE P&T team and Finance business partners in driving performance and value to IHG.?
Key Accountabilities
- Provide day to day decision support activities to the respective UK CoE team, incl. supporting first round of budgeting and forecasting, and management reporting and analysis for corporate results.
- Take the lead on CoE month-end close activities including but not limited to the raising of journal requests.
- Create and maintain dashboards and standard packs along with preliminary commentary.
- Populate standard reports with data and consolidation of sub-sets and commentary.
- Flexible to provide ad-hoc reports and analysis to support timely decision-making.
- Identify process improvement opportunities and support the delivery of improvements in processes, systems and procedures.
- Build and maintain strong relationships within the CoE and collaborate to deliver high quality outputs.
- Build and maintain strong relationship with BSC, being able to collaborate to resolve issues quickly and effectively.
- Ensure documentation of relevant processes is created and maintained.
- Take ownership and accountability of management reporting through maintenance of data logs.
- Support audit queries.
Key Skills & Experiences
- Preferably CA/CWA with up to 2 years of work experience in a similar role or CA (I)/CWA (I)/MBA in Finance with at least 3 to 5 years of work experience in a similar role.
- Experience as a finance analyst is desired, including experience with operational planning, budgeting and forecasting processes, management reporting.
- Advanced user of Oracle, reporting tools, Excel, PowerPoint.
- Expert knowledge of Essbase/Smart view,
- Experience of working in Hyperion, OAC and Think cell tool.
- Ability to priorities and to operate effectively in a fast moving, global environment with tight deadlines.
- Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.
- Strong oral and written communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
- Critical thinking and ability to connect and explain linkage between drivers and outputs.
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