Senior Finance Business Partner

£60000 - £65000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Robertson Bell Finance are working with a large commercially driven and established charity who are seeking a Senior Finance Business Partner to join the retail arm in the head office which is 20 minutes from Liverpool Street.

Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Senior Finance Business Partner will support and guide a newly designed program with all aspects of finances including budgeting, management accounts, month-end and year-end. This position is extremely important to the charity and will require an experienced business partner who can make challenging decisions whilst engaging and training non finance budget holders at all levels including director level, while providing high quality support by preparing periodic financial statements, business information dashboards, balance sheet reconciliations, budgets, variance analysis and commentaries, as well as ensuring that finance and business information is intelligent, accurate and timely.

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with significant business partnering experience in a similarly commercial role, ideally within a retail environment as this is a key area of the organisation. The role will suit a strong communicator who is not afraid to challenge decisions if required. You will need the ability to analyse and interpret key financial data while working to tight deadlines. The ability to manage large-scale budgets and achieve challenging financial targets is also essential, combined with excellent team leadership, communication and project management skills. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to influence and build rapport with a range of finance and non-finance persons across the organisation