Finance Business Partner

Location
England, Leicestershire, Leicester
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
10 Oct 2019
Closes
17 Oct 2019
Ref
13992302/001
Contact
Oliver Barker
Job Title
Accountant
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A commercial opportunity dealing with the one of Europe's largest service providers. Interfacing with both finance and non-finance members of the business to identify efficiencies, risks and opportunities for development.

Client Details

My client is a well-established service provider across Europe with a expanding loyal customer base. Constantly driving growth with frequent business development bids being carried out.

Description

The responsibilities of the Finance Business Partner will include:

  • Reporting into the Finance Director

  • Co-ordinating the management reporting and providing and financial support, analysis and challenge in all areas of the business.

  • Aiding delivery of business objectives through proactively evaluating and challenging business performance.

  • Providing reviews using both financial, non-financial data and KPI's for their responsible area.

  • Keeping up to date with current and potential industry developments, which could have a financial impact and informing the Finance Director in a timely manner.

  • Budgeting and forecasting - liaising with non-finance members of the organisation to assist with tracking business efficiencies, risks and ensuring accuracy and completeness of budgets.

  • Being able to conduct and communicate detailed variance analysis.

  • Working with budget holders to deliver opportunities and minimise risk.

  • Ownership of capex plans and capex business cases, together with local financial tender modelling, supporting the business as necessary.

  • Production of board reports.

Profile

The successful Financial Business Partner will have:

  • A professional qualification of CIMA, ACA or ACCA.

  • Ambition and drive to reach the great upwards potential of the role.

  • Able to deliver in a complex, fast environment.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with proven ability to both constructively challenge and influence at all levels.

  • Strong Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills.

  • An eye for accuracy to ensure a quality output at all times.

  • An ability to establish credibility with senior leaders across the business.

  • Autonomy over their work.

  • A proven track record in commercial analysis and evaluation in business planning.

Job Offer

Competitive Salary. First class training. Fantastic upwards potential within a large-expanding business. Good opportunity for a candidate looking to take a step into a commercial finance role whilst embracing a high level of autonomy.