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Job Title:  FP&A Analyst


Northamptonshire, NTH, GB, NN12 6PF

Business Unit:  Abaco Business Unit
Posting Date:  Nov 19, 2022
Job Description: 

Abaco Systems, a business unit of AMETEK, Inc., is a global leader in commercial open architecture computing and rugged embedded electronics. With over 30 years of experience in aerospace & defense, industrial, energy, medical, communications and other critical sectors, Abaco’s innovative solutions align with open standards to accelerate customer success.


Job Summary Profile

The Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst is responsible for the financial planning and analysis of the company, allowing the organization to make well-informed commerical decisions. The FP&A Analyst should have the ability to determine best use of resources to achieve business objectives. They will be expected to produce regular reports using financial data, and work collaboratively across the entire finance team to analyze business performance and strategy. 


Job Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the leadership team to formulate the business's medium to long term financial and strategic plan
  • Work with Business Unit heads to build their annual budgets and forecasts
  • Producing models to project long term growth and determine the impacting business factors
  • Delivery of competitor analysis, market trends and associated commentary to the Leadership team
  • Analyzing financial and operational results to better understand company performance
  • Utilizing BI tools to delivery meaningful insights into business performance
  • Communicate to senior management the reasons behind the product/department performance and results
  • Provide detailed analysis and commentary on cost center results
  • Reviewing operations and recommending new productivity or cost-saving initiatives
  • Preparing business cases to support new investment, strategic and other business decisions
  • Reviewing existing processes and procedures to develop recommendations for improvement efforts
  • Evaluating previous budgets, expenditures to develop and implement future budgets
  • Communicating results and recommendations to senior management for improvements that will lead to cost reduction, revenue generation and streamlining operations
  • Provide insights to senior management around financial modeling, forecasts, and profitability
  • Act as the "eyes and ears" of the organization, acting as a central liaison between the corporate and operations teams



  • 5+ years of experience in a Financial Planning & Analysis role
  • Professional qualification 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting


Skills & Competencies

  • Experience with statistical analysis and financial forecasting
  • Attention to detail and the ability to identify data patterns
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Significant analytical skillset, including the utilization of BI and reporting tools
  • Able to solve complex problems
  • Communication skills with the ability to build relationships
  • Influencing and interpersonal skills



AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.