Commercial Business Partner

Recruiter
Sewell Wallis Ltd
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We currently working with a large, international manufacturer based in Barnsley with their search for a Commercial Business Partner. This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast paced business who can offer a challenging and progressive career.

The main duties and responsibilities are:

-Be an effective partner to the business, providing support, challenge, expertise and a clear framework as appropriate
-Partner with the Commercial team by providing financial information and interpretation, undertaking proactive analytical and other investigations, contributing to developing a better understanding of the business and improving operational performance.
-Provide expert accounting, reporting and all necessary financial expertise for the sector.
-Balance sheet and cash flow forecasting
-Work with contract management to ensure that plans, budgets and forecasts for the contract are both challenging and achievable.
-Partner with the contracts to shape and manage performance KPI's.
-Manage the delivery of all financial processes to their BU.
-Provide proactive input into contract negotiations and contract decision making initiatives.
-Intervene where required to support compliance and alignment objectives.
-Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities.

Suitable applicants will:

-Be ACCA / CIMA / ACA Qualified.
-Be able to demonstrate the ability to work within a large, fast paced environment.
-Have business partnering experience and will be able to demonstrate the ability to influence decision making.
-Have excellent systems skills and will be an advanced Excel user.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers