Senior Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Cherry Professional
Location
Leicester
Salary
£60000 - £65000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Summary...
Cherry Professional are excited to be recruiting a Senior Finance Business Partner for a Blue Chip, FTSE 100 listed organisation based in Leicester.
Easily commutable from Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire, this global organisation are seeking an experienced and Qualified ACA / CIMA/ ACCA candidate. This is a truly exciting role with the opportunity to make a real impact.

Reporting directly to the Finance Director, this high profile role offers the chance to work in a high-performing, dynamic environment, as well as offering very strong career development prospects.

As the Senior Finance Business Partner you will be responsible for; Engaging with business heads to critically assess new business cases', challenge where necessary, provide vital commercial insight, create financial models, support new business initiatives, challenge volume assumption, create pricing models, provide costing analysis, highlighting operational deficiencies and providing solutions, producing accurate budgets and supporting forecasts and producing financial models to map out the business as it grows.

All about the role...
- Head up and give direction to a small finance team who are on a clear path of continuous improvement.
- The likelihood is that the team will grow as the business follows through its growth strategy.
- Ensuring timely and accurate production of monthly Board Pack (including Management Accounts) by the finance team, analysing and reporting on performance and commenting on material variances to budget.
- Creation, presentation and interpretation of monthly Key Performance Indicators.
- Regular spreadsheet financial modelling for cash flow and general forecasting/budgeting purposes.
- Liaison with the company's investors and bankers over monthly MI etc.
- Liaison with senior members of the Operations team to ensure adherence to company control procedures and facilitate reporting to tight deadlines.
- Supporting the Operations team in costing potential new services and reviewing existing fee packages to ensure their cost-effectiveness.
- Production of the annual Financial Budget.
- Mentoring the finance team to develop and maintain the highest quality accounting habits and disciplines

You will be fully Qualified ACA / ACCA/CIMA with experience in a medium - large business environment. Advanced Excel skills including modelling are also a key requirement.

Generous benefits package on offer including strong career progression opportunities with a basic salary up to £65,000 + Car allowance + benefits.

Cherry professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client