Business Analyst FP&A

Location: Corporate Office


The Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) Department plays a crucial role within the Finance Department:

  • Owner of Group management reporting framework
  • Maintain rules and compliance to Group management reporting standards for internal & external reporting
  • Oversight of Group wide Business analysis function
  • Key liaison with IT to maintain system integrity for Group management reporting
  • Operational coordination of consolidated monthly management reporting, and annual budget processes
  • Support for other finance functions; Group Accounting, Treasury, Tax and IR on an as needs basis
  • Direct ad-hoc support to CFO and NMC on management reporting and Group financial analysis


Key Responsibilities

The Business Analysts of the FP&A cover following areas:

  • Strategic financial planning and analysis
  • Produce monthly/quarterly management reporting on operational and financial results, consolidated/per site
  • Develop and interpret financial data/analysis in conjunction with operations management to make recommendations for business and cost improvement
  • Develop models and coordinate discussion to support strategic operational analyses, including business viability evaluations, operational modifications and marketing evaluations
  • Maintenance and operation of Group strategic financial models
  • Maintenance and operation of mining valuation & impairment models
  • Maintenance and operation of DTA recoverability and going concern analysis models
  • Financial / operational analysis and interpretation of variances vs plans on mining/refining site results
  • Support for controlling function - Provide active management, guidance, & coaching of mine/refining site BAs
  • Provide site FMs/BAs with specialised analysis
  • Build mining/smelting variance analysis models
  • Coordinate budget cycle

Key relationships

The Business analyst FP&A will report to the Head of FP&A.

Internal relationships: Accounting Department, IT, Compliance, Operations, Senior Finance Management, Treasury, Technical teams on sites.

External relationship: Cash management banks, Facility Agents and Programme Banks, Financing Banks and Institutions, Legal Advisers.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting
  • 5-10 years of experience in a financial/analytical role
  • Mining or metal smelting experience highly desirable

Key Attributes

  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills
  • Numerically minded - Excel, cashflow modelling, ability to handle and treat and large amount of data, macros
  • Objectives focussed, ability to handle multiple objectives efficiently
  • Proven planning and organisational skills
  • Strong/resolute personality
  • Adaptable with ability to take on ideas and concepts in a short period of time
  • Accuracy with speed, attention to detail.


If you are interested in applying for this position, please send us your CV - (HR Officer). We look forward to hearing from you.
Please note that only applicants who progress to the next stage will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in applying for this position.
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