Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Resource Direct Recruitment Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Finance Business Partner

Description

We are recruiting for a Junior Finance Business Partner to be based in Canary Wharf, London.
This is a permanent full time role (working 37.5 hours per week). On offer is a competitive salary, and benefits package.

General Overview:

The Junior Finance Business Partner role is to be an effective partner to the business, providing support, challenge, expertise and a clear framework as appropriate, Reports direct to Business Partner / Senior Business Partner.


Responsibilities, skills and experience include:

  • The 'face of Finance' at the local level - communicating to / from the Operating Contract to Finance.
  • Assist business partner with partnering with the Contract teams 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 accounting, reporting and all necessary financial support for the sector / contract.
  • Balance sheet and Cash flow forecasting
  • Assist in the production of the Medium term Cash Budgets for the Central Finance Team.
  • Work with contract management to ensure that plans, budgets and forecasts for the contract are both challenging and achievable.
  • Under guidance from BP Partner with the contracts to shape and manage performance KPI's.
  • Source and inform the central team of the specific requirements and specifications of the sector / contract.
  • Assist with the delivery of all financial processes to their BU.
  • Provide proactive input into contract negotiations and contract decision making initiatives.
  • Attend contract / sector committees and meetings as required, including meetings with the client.
  • 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.
  • Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities
  • The key responsibilities are:
  • Monthly management accounts in line with current accounting standards
  • Owners of P&L and Cashflow





Qualifications

Qualifications:
  • Studying towards qualification (CIMA, ACCA)

Experience:
  • Previous relevant experience in a Finance Business Partner role
  • Good financial & commercial acumen
  • Ability to analyse complex data with accuracy
  • Good communicator and strong inter-personal skills
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and customer service skills
  • Excellent planning & administration skills
  • Being open to innovation and new ways of working
  • Innovative thinking and can do attitude

Systems Knowledge:
  • Strong IT skills with excellent working knowledge of ERP system e.g SAP
  • MS Office including Excel, Word and Powerpoint



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