Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Officer Hybrid- Limassol, Cyprus - Limassol

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Ref: 453 Date Posted: Thursday 01 Dec 2022
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Our client is a technology company, developing platforms for the sports-betting and gaming industry. Providing services online (mobile & apps) but also in local retail shops all over Africa. Their platform is being used by B2B customers as a wide label to promote their services. The main objective of the company is to deliver the best strategic tools to customers and the ultimate goal is to develop a customer-oriented product offering advance and secure platform and offers for gaming and sports. The number one priority for the company is to make sure that the customers are playing safely, securely and responsibly with the main aim to help customers find a betting site that is most suited to their needs.

Your role as Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Officer is to drive and support the strategic business decisions and to help steer the future success of the company. The Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Officer role will report to the CFO of the group and be the lead for financial planning & analysis. Identifying and analysing the risks and opportunities of the business as well as support the long-term strategic growth initiatives and projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the CFO with the long-term financial plans as part of the strategic planning process
  • Model new business opportunities and finding new value-creation opportunities that can help drive profitable growth
  • Document how plans will drive financial results through thorough scenario modelling and business case presentation
  • Lead the budgeting and roll-out forecasts, including the managing of a diverse range of inputs, identifying risks & opportunities, providing insights and commentary, as required
  • Provide financial analysis and insights to challenging business decision-making and trends and analysis of key business issues
  • Own the reporting packs and present financial results, forecasts and analysis on behalf of the team
  • Understand the impact of local tax and regulatory changes and articulate that into financial effect on short and long-term objectives
  • Responsible for the management and development of the region’s FP&A team
  • Provide ad hoc financial analysis in order to help colleagues make the right decisions for the business. This analysis could relate to new market launches, pricing, contract profitability, cash collection, cost control, capital investment etc
  • Provide real insight as to why the business has performed in the way it has vs budget, forecast or last year and use such insights to improve performance
  • Development of management reporting to enhance insights and support ongoing decision-making

Essential Qualifications 

  • Accounting qualification
  • Previous FP&A experience with at least 3-4 years of experience
  • Experience with at least one BI Tools is essential (Tableau, Power BI and microstrategy)
  • Budgetary control experience
  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills
  • Strong excel and modelling skills

Desired Qualifications 

  • Gaming / Digital background
  • Business partnering experience in a large organizations and experience of working
  • with non-Finance colleagues
  • Experience working in a PLC environment and the compliance and governance that
  • it requires
  • Project management skills
  • Experience in managing an FP&A team

Benefits

  • Medical Cover
  • Performance Bonus
  • Hybrid working model 
  • Great office location with an amazing team spirit

To apply for the opportunity, please email Terri Neofitou at terri.neofitou@emeraldzebra.cy