European FP&A Analyst

Distribution B2B Levallois-Perret

Do you have experience in audit, transaction services and/or corporate finance? Would you like to join a European financial department and be part of the development of a company that is rapidly expanding?

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What you can expect if you successful in your application:

  • A European group, subsidiary of a listed American company, in the B-to-B distribution sector, which will feed your ambition by offering new challenges.
  • A strategic and exposed position within the FP&A Europe department.
  • A stimulating international work environment that encourages initiative.
  • A young but experienced team, almost all of whom have experience in one of the Big Four (TS/Audit);
  • A demanding but supportive management that will guide your professional development.

Reporting directly to the FP&A Director, and in liaison with the European subsidiaries and the shareholder in the US, your key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor the performance of the 6 European subsidiaries (P&L, Cash Flow, Balance Sheet).
  • Guide the quarterly closings by giving guidelines based on this monitoring.
  • Carry out all types of ad hoc analyses, on your own initiative or at the request of the Finance Department.
  • Ensure the follow-up of the group strategic initiatives, analyze the group performance under the prism of these initiatives.
  • Assist in the organization of the annual budget process and reforecasts.
  • Assist with transformation projects for the finance department (e.g., process improvements, analysis templates).
  • Prepare and communicate performance analysis to top management (Head of Finance/CFO) and shareholders.

You are an ideal candidate for this position if:

  • You hold a relevant third level degree (finance, economics etc.).
  • You have at least 2 years of experience in corporate finance or in a Big Four firm (Transaction services/Audit).
  • You are proficient in Excel and Power Point, you know how to structure files and analyses, and you are confident to present them to different people (finance function, operational staff).
  • You are fluent in English. Proficiency in French is a distinct advantage but not essential.
  • Your leadership qualities allow you to be a driving force in the transformation of a dynamic company.
  • Agile, with a good analytical and critical mind, capable of taking a step back to give meaning to what you analyze.
  • You know how to structure your thoughts and communicate them clearly to others.
  • Assertive, humble and with excellent interpersonal skills, you will quickly find your place in the organization, building trust with all your contacts.
  • Curious and driven, you show a real interest in understanding the business.
  • Autonomous and resourceful, you will be able to quickly take charge of all your tasks. 
  • You are analytical, rigorous, and highly organized.


Apply for this position if you want to:

  • Join a fast-growing group offering great development prospects on an international scale.
  • Join a finance department where team spirit is essential.
  • Develop your leadership skills and participate in an exciting project to develop company processes.
  • Be in contact with finance teams (group/local CFO, local FP&A) and European operational teams, and understand their challenges.
  • Perfect your knowledge in corporate finance.

This position is not for you if:

  • You need a framework, a routine and established processes to feel comfortable and perform well.
  • You pay little attention to detail and prefer to leave tasks requiring precision to others.
  • Reserved, you like to work independently, without necessarily feeling the need to communicate or create relationships with those around you.


Annonce : ETR-05202201