Finance Business Partner

England, East Sussex, Bexhill-On-Sea
£50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Ben Lake
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch & Clark are currently working with an award winning organisation based in East Sussex to recruit a Finance Business Partner on a permanent basis. This highly successful and growing organisation has created this brand new Finance Business Partner role to help support the link between finance and the wider business.

The role will provide value added financial insight and support and have responsibility for driving continuous improvement in Business performance and financial analysis. Business Partners are responsible for controlling costs within their area of responsibility.

Responsibilities will include:
* Business partner all areas of responsibility, typically up to a senior management 'head of' level, sitting on leadership teams in the business where appropriate and providing support, challenge and insight to drive good decision making
* Become embedded in the business, identifying areas for Continuous improvement
* Identify risks and proactively identify ways the business can do things better and bring people together to deliver solutions.
* Lead financial input to Business cases and benefits realisations for key initiatives and make balanced recommendations to Lead Business partner and Director of FP&A on ways to proceed, similarly apply rigour to financials in all Exco or board papers.
* Review and bring insight to cost centre reporting and other outputs of FP&A shared services team, illustrate trends, watch items, risks and recommendations clearly

Experience / Background
* Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent)
* Proven background in a commercial finance / FBP role
* Ideally strong modelling / spreadsheet skills
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to present to senior management and the board
* Have an analytical and questioning mind

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.