SVP - Financial Planning & Analysis
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Reference ID: GA - 222
SVP – Financial Planning & Analysis
MR Dominion is partnering with a very successful Georgia-based financial institution that is looking to hire an SVP – Financial Planning & Analysis. Our firm, MR Dominion is an affiliate of Management Recruiters International. We specialize in the banking ‘vertical’, primarily working with $0 to $20B banks nationwide. Our specialty is placing top performers within Accounting, Finance, and Risk – primarily CFO’s, Treasurers, Corporate Finance, and Chief Accounting Officer roles, amongst others.
This critical role will provide you with a key position in finance for the institution and will not only help build, but in many ways transform finance and build a bridge enterprise wide into all of the different lines of business. It’s a newer, more proactive approach for the organization, but one that is necessary based on the ever-changing financial services environment which will really enhance and streamline decision making processes in the various lines of business.
In this role you will be part finance person, part diplomat, part problem solver, as you utilize your FP&A background and highly tuned listening skills to truly understand the lines of business, what their needs are, and what forward-thinking approach can the finance team use to assist them in achieving their goals. From a macro perspective you will focus on the financial quarterly forecast, annual budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis and special projects. You will be responsible for implementing an integrated driver based financial model to project both the short and long term results of the organization and impacts on key financial measures for the bank. In this position you need to be a thought partner with bank leaders and the finance team and you need to be able to effectively influence and drive results within the organization. You also must possess the ability to present information in an easily digestible fashion to help drive faster decision making. This is a high visibility role, which requires significant interaction with executives and senior management to understand and identify business issues, translating data into actionable insights and to make recommendations. This is role is also a leader/mentor role for the department and works with little supervision. You must thoroughly understand the various business lines within the bank, be a quick study on the lines that are new to you, and have a long-range focus. This position will report directly to the CFO and will be a key person on the SVP team within accounting & finance.
Our Ideal Candidate will possess 10+ years of financial analysis and modeling experience in BANKING. Your resume must reflect ability for critical thinking demonstrated by examples of specific projects and related outcomes. We need you to be proactive, enthusiastic, hard-working and results oriented, having the ability and willingness to think outside the box with a continuous improvement mindset. This is a solid bank, with an impressive growth trajectory. Upward mobility could exist based on future organic growth, M&A growth, and prospective future succession planning.
Please inquire today in confidence.