Finance Business Partner

Consumer Additions Ltd
London, South East England
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a global consumer business who own a number of instantly recognisable brands. As a business, they have gown significantly in the UK and they are currently recruiting for a Strategic Finance Business Partner. This position focusses on the UK end market, heavily supporting Marketing for a number of their exciting brands.

Main duties include:
• Supporting the brand leadership team in making recommendations and supporting decisions
• Review internal and external data to support strategic scenarios
• Partner Sales & Marketing in developing market strategies, highlighting risks and opportunities
• Provide support to local business units and share best practices across regions
• Brands KPI analysis and identify improvement opportunities
• Build long term strategic business plans
• Develop an in-depth understanding of business and their brands
• Ad hoc commercial projects

The ideal person will be / have:
• Ideally a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or overseas equivalent)
• Experience in a finance business partnering position a consumer related industry, ideally FMCG
• Financial modelling and scenario planning skills
• Experience analysing KPIs, forecasting and supporting senior management
• Has the ability to influence senior stakeholders across a matrix business
• Someone who can drive change across the business and capitalise on opportunities
This is a great opportunity to join a global matrix business. The company have a great reputation for career development and offering employees opportunities to move internationally in the future.