Head of Financial Planning

Recruiter
One Housing
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Expires
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Reporting to the Director of Corporate Finance, One Housing are looking to recruit a talented and ambitious Head of Financial Planning. You will take the lead on One Housing's financial planning modelling process, incorporating annual budgets and short, medium, and long term plans and lead on business modelling, analysis, and assessment for potential schemes and development opportunities. Details about the Client One Housing Group are an innovative and profit driven Housing Association and market leader in the commercial space. With their fast expanding commercial arm they plan to build over 3,600 homes by 2019. Their vision is to create affordable housing through the commercial acquisition and sale of private property & care homes. The Group also manages a portfolio of over 16,000 homes across 27 London boroughs. Detailed Job Description Reporting to the Director of Corporate Finance, One Housing are looking to recruit a talented and ambitious Head of Financial Planning. You will take the lead on One Housing's financial planning modelling process, incorporating annual budgets and short, medium, and long term plans and lead on business modelling, analysis, and assessment for potential schemes and development opportunities. Candidate's Profile You must be a Qualified Accountant (ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA) or Finance Analyst (CFA) with demonstrable experience of modelling the financial impacts of stress scenarios on financial statements under FRS102 for 30-year plans in a social housing provider. Sound knowledge of development schemes appraisal and investment appraisal techniques is expected. You must have strong interpersonal and stakeholder management skills as you will be expected to make recommendations on changes required to business projections to ensure that One Housing Group's financial strength supports its mission and strategy You will have the ability to work independently, using own initiative, whilst also being able to lead and motivate others including direct reports and others. Staff management and leadership skills are highly desirable although strong candidates looking to step up from more junior roles will be considered. You might not be working in social housing now but it is highly likely that you will have at some point in your career. Knowledge and use of Brixx modelling software is also essential. What's on offer GBP70,000 - GBP75,000 + Benefits Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page. Manage and maintain One Housing financial plans and submissions internally and externally to all appropriate parties (HCA, lenders). Analyse, assess and make recommendations relating to financial plan outputs to ensure One Housing strategies and lender covenants etc. are maintained. Review development appraisals for a range and mix of developments (social, private, retirement etc.) and offer financial input into Development led approval papers for Executive Board consideration. Maintain validity and accuracy of business model software (Brixx). Ref Code: MPCYZ