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EU FP&A Manager

Date: Sep 12, 2022

Location: Solihull, GB, B91 2AA

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

About the role


Are you an experienced FP&A Lead looking for their next challenge and the opportunity to step up and manage an FP&A team or are you already an FP&A Manager looking for something new? Do you have a background working within complex financial environments and extensive experience with multi-site/ country consolidation? Are you looking for the opportunity to work with the senior leadership team and feel like you could have a presence within the senior leadership meetings from a finance perspective?


We are looking for an FP&A Manager who will report into and support the European FP&A Director on programs/functions through financial results, reviews, planning and forecasting of financials, tracking project costs and support expenditures.


Key responsibilities include:


  • Leading the co-ordination, consolidation and production of all FP&A / Business Reporting activities and deliverables for Europe - Financials, Forecast, MOR, Budget, LRFF etc
  • Managing the European month end FP&A processes & governance (e.g. FP&A reporting deadlines & execution)
  • Reviewing, verification, validation and reporting of European financial performance – P&L, BS & CF
  • Leading internal management reporting process into ELT & SLT (MOR Pack etc) 
  • Understanding and provide commentary (inc detailed analysis) on key business drivers and impact on performance – FX, Inflation, Volume, Mix, Price, Productivity, Sourcing etc 
  • Leading European forecast & budget processes – ensure accurate, realistic, achievable, supported by sound financial analysis, challenge, monitor, drive improvements in P&L, TWC, Cash etc, improve predictability/accuracy, highlight risk / exposure and drive corrective & mitigating actions
  • Leading OH & SG&A spend review, reporting & management. Support functional cost centre managers / functional P&L owners 




  • Experience of working in a multi country/cultural role
  • Excellent business acumen and sound financial understanding of what underpins performance along with the ability to communicate numeric and financial information to non-Finance stakeholders
  • Experience within a sizeable Manufacturing or Construction business
  • Comfortable working with big data sets and translating results into meaningful analysis and incorporating into forecasts
  • Advanced excel skill and experience and initiative in building robust financial models
  • Proven experience of mid to senior management experience in a finance or accounting organization,
  • Experience working in a global matrix managed organization


Company Overview


JELD-WEN, founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in US., JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.