Interim Senior Finance Business Partner

Marks Sattin
England, North Yorkshire, Harrogate
£300 - £350 per day
23 Aug 2021
20 Sep 2021
Stephanie Teale
Job Title
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim Senior Finance Business Partner

Yorkshire - Hybrid Working

£300-£350 per day

3-6 months

This is a forward thinking, international business in Yorkshire who have a great opportunity for a qualified and highly experienced Finance professional to join their busy UK finance team as the Business Partner. The role takes financial ownership of the division and will operate in a true business partner capacity.

The Business Partner will have full ownership of the financial management of the division including:

Main Duties:

  • Review of contract performance and "market" performance
  • Monthly review of the BU financial performance, liaising with the Financial Controller
  • Regular (monthly & weekly) review of key performance indicators (such as utilisation) with the MD and the Business, Sales and Operations Directors
  • Budgeting & forecasting of the Business Unit, with scenario testing across the year
  • Production of high quality financial analysis for Management team, and for reviews and input in to monthly UK reporting
  • Engagement in the implementation of Project Unity ERP system across the Business, and ownership of reporting requirements
  • Liaison with the UK Head of Finance to ensure strong financial reporting and control over the business, aligning with UK policies, processes and targets
  • Working with UK to improve financial information in to the UK business
  • Completion and ownership of the financial bid models and support documentation for bids ensuring compliance with internal control procedures
  • Provide business ownership of the key reporting submissions (in conjunction with the Financial Controller)
  • Liaison with joint ventures and large framework contracts where appropriate
  • Support and training to the Finance team in the business unit, including focus on working capital management and contract administration process.

Experience Required:

  • Extensive financial and commercial management experience
  • Experience of management of significant volumes
  • High process orientated individual, comfortable with and implementing new business systems
  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified with significant experience working at a senior business partner level
  • Significant forecasting, reporting, budgeting and project accounting experience
  • A tenacious, resilient, self-starting problem solver who is keen to drive change and process improvement
  • People and relationship management skills with the understanding of a client relationship driven organisation