Finance Business Partner

Hemel Hempstead
£60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: 10% Bonus
19 Feb 2024
26 Feb 2024
Aidan Murray
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Business Partner
£60,000 - £65,000 + 10% Bonus, benefits + hybrid working
Aila is excited to announce that it’s in partnership with a leading, private equity backed hospitality business that has grown at a phenomenal rate since its inception in 2008. They have grown rapidly in the last couple of years following several acquisitions, have gone from 7 sites in the Group, to 27, becoming a true leader in the industry. Turnover is c. £300m. They have an amazing atmosphere both on their sites and head office in Hemel Hempstead, and they’re looking to grow the team with an ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified Finance Business Partner.
They’re ambitious with their growth plans and would like people that share their excitement, wanting to work in an ever-changing and fast paced environment where you can progress in your career. They have a welcoming, friendly and inclusive culture that is adopted across the whole company, in everything they do.
This is an exciting opportunity for somebody looking to join a multi-site leisure business in a role that is truly focused on business partnering with sites, adding value through insightful analysis and taking a leading role in commercial business partnering with Operations.
We’re looking for a Finance Business Partner that will work closely with the business to help make some key decisions, review historical data as well as future projections. You’ll work closely across various departments to provide support and analysis as a trusted advisor to help impact the financial results and add value to the business.
You will naturally be a confident and assuring individual with at least 2 years’ experience in a business partnering role and the ability to influence and persuade senior stakeholders with confidence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop budget, forecasting and weekly reporting
  • Produce concise data reports and data visualisations, using Power BI, and other appropriate packages, assisting management in decision making
  • Proactively review financial and non-financial information, highlighting trends and analysing causes of unexpected variances
  • Liaise with the Operations Director to challenge General Managers to drive value throughout the P&L
To be successful in this role, you will be a Qualified Accountant with business partnering experience in a similar role, within a fast-paced and ever-changing environment.
Aila is a specialist finance recruitment business that was established with a modern vision of what a recruitment partner should be. With a genuine goal to provide the best jobs to the best people, we operate as an extended arm of our client’s business and a career coach for our candidates’ ongoing development.
Apply now for more information on this role. If you’re looking to make a move but this role is different to what you’re looking for, get in contact with us today and start a partnership with a B Corp Certified finance agency that puts you first.