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Head of Market Investment

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Job no: 498018
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: London
Categories: Business Development/ Sales, Finance, Marketing/ PR, 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 across ACCA’s markets portfolio
  • Identifying and utilising appropriate internal and external 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 and initiatives
  • Taking ownership of an annual review of market opportunity and the delivery and performance of specific market initiatives in line with ACCA’s strategic planning cycle
  • Working collaboratively with Market Directors, the Strategy and Products teams, the Regional Finance Controllers and Finance team to help build a prioritised view of market opportunity, validate findings and to agree appropriate interventions


The person

We’re looking for someone who: 

  • Is degree qualified or equivalent – ideally finance or business related
  • Has a demonstrable track record  of working in a front-line sales and marketing role
  • Has experience of working in a commercial role dealing with partners and customers face to face
  • Has proven experience of building and assessing business cases and business plans requiring investment
  • 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: 27/08/2018

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