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Head of Market Investment

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Job no: 498018
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: London
Categories: Finance, Strategy / Development


We’re currently looking for a Head of Market Investment on a full time, permanent basis to join the team in London.


The job

On a day to day basis, you’ll be involved in the following:

  • Developing an agreed qualitative and quantitative approach to analyse and assess the impact of investment in different markets across ACCA’s portfolio of markets
  • Utilising data to make reasoned recommendations about short, medium and long term resource allocation across the markets portfolio
  • Providing both leadership and support to market teams in the development and submission of business cases required to support incremental investment in market opportunities/initiatives
  • Taking ownership (with relevant market team colleagues) for the delivery and performance of specific market initiatives
  • Identifying appropriate internal and external data sources to build and maintain a robust approach relative market attractiveness across the ACCA markets portfolio. Collaborates closely with Market Directors to validate findings and with strategy and planning colleagues to agree appropriate interventions.


The person

We’re looking for someone who:

  • Is degree qualified or equivalent – ideally finance or business related
  • Has experience of working in an international organisation with a front-line role dealing with key stakeholders
  • Has experience of working in a commercial role dealing with partners and customers face to face
  • Has proven experience of building business cases and business plans
  • Is familiar with the fundamentals of investment appraisal – financial (payback, ARR, NPV), operational, environmental, risk
  • Is effective working as a member of a team and individually
  • Possess a good understanding of the Accountancy profession and the opportunities and challenges facing it


The perks

And in working with us, you’ll enjoy:

  • Core benefits including Private Healthcare, Income Protection and Group Pension Plan
  • Customisable benefits such as Dental Insurance, Childcare Vouchers and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Flexi-time, dress down Fridays and a great working environment


Interested in this role? Click ‘Apply now’ to submit your application.

Close date: 24/05/2018

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