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Head of Strategic Planning

Our client is a fast-moving retail business in the Warrington area. As the result of a recent period of change and transformation, an interim need as arisen for a Head of Strategic Planning.

The Head of Strategic Planning will play a pivotal role in bringing new ideas to the business. Typical duties could include:

  • Group planning: strategizing innovative plans for group finance
  • Owning and maintaining the group's consolidated financial model
  • Consolidating the annual long term plan projections from the group retail function
  • Management of end-to-end planning processes and workflows
  • Liaising consistently with other areas of the business outside of finance and accounts (for example, merchandising, supply chain, e-commerce, buying, marketing) in order to develop strategic plans for the group

As Head of Strategic Planning within a fast-moving retail business, you will meet the following skillset:

  • Fully qualified accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Experience of group planning within a retail environment is essential
  • Strategic planning experience
  • Excellent business partnering abilities
  • An advanced working knowledge of Excel
  • Big company, big data experience

This is an exciting time to join the team at a dynamic, ever-changing retail organisation.

If you believe your experience meets the criteria, please apply with a copy of your CV.

Note, this is a highly competitive position. We receive a high volume of applications and are unable to respond to each CV.

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