FP&A Analyst - Operations & Stock

Hutcheon Mearns is delighted to be engaged by a leading Scottish drinks brand on the position of FP&A Analyst – Operations & Stock. The role is situated in Lanarkshire and offers a competitive salary of up to £47,000 + benefits.

Company Profile:

Our client has undergone substantial growth of late, leading to an expansion of its commercial finance team. The business is dedicated to delivering exceptional and innovative products to consumers worldwide, consistently setting industry benchmarks by combining traditional craftsmanship with modern techniques to create a diverse portfolio of premium and award-winning beverages.

Role Profile:

The FP&A Analyst - Operations & Stock is a newly created role and will report directly to the Commercial Finance Lead. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in providing financial analysis and decision support to the operations teams and will report on stock and inventory as required. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Margin & Variance Analysis
  • Inventory ageing analysis and reporting
  • Supporting with the annual budget and forecasting cycles
  • Review of cycle counts
  • Inventory valuations
  • Slow moving/obsolete inventory strategy and reporting

Person Specification:

We are eager to engage with individuals possessing the following attributes:

  • Have experience working in financial analysis focused roles 
  • Have experience of working in manufacturing, FMCG, Food & Drinks or similar sectors 
  • Experience of stock/inventory management and/or reporting 
  • Advanced MS Excel and financial systems skills
  • Demonstrate a strong aptitude for analysis and problem-solving
  • Have excellent communication skills

On Offer:

The role of FP&A Analyst – Operations & Stock includes the following comprehensive package:

  • Competitive salary of up to £47,000
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension - 10% non-contributory
  • Flexible & hybrid work
  • Other benefits available upon request

Next Steps:

For further information on this exciting opportunity, please reach out to Jack Ramage for a private & confidential discussion on jack.ramage@hutcheonmearns.co.uk OR 07590437339. Alternatively, please apply and we will endeavour to get back to you as soon as possible.