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Head of FP&A - Exclusive

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF 130,000 - 140,000
Date added
2 February, 2023

Job Description

On behalf of our international client, we are seeking a Head of FP&A.

Reporting to the Deputy CFO, this role will have responsibility for shaping the new FP&A department, with direct exposure to strategic leadership.

Head of FP&A – Exclusive, Vaud, Switzerland


The main duties and responsibilities of the Head of FP&A are:

  • Monitoring and explanation of the financial status of the organisation on a daily basis for the senior leadership
  • Steering budgeting and forecasting, covering all departments and ongoing projects, and consolidating for understanding by non-Finance, KPI setting
  • Manage the FP&A team to deliver high-quality analysis and insights to support business decisions and drive financial performance, long range (5 years) planning
  • Build strong relationships with stakeholders across the business to ensure the FP&A function is embedded and valued
  • Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement in the FP&A function


The main skills required by the Head of FP&A are:

  • Significant skills in financial planning and analysis, with a strong track record of delivering high-quality analysis and insights
  • Proven experience in managing and working through change – ability to get into the details when necessary
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and financial modelling skills – budget/forecast vs actual, making objectives happen in reality
  • Excellent presentation, communication and social skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels – Finance and non-Finance
  • Fluency in English, both written and oral



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