Finance Business Partner

Howarth Morris
£30000 - £32000 per annum
04 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
• Are you seeking a newly created, commercial, Finance Business Partner opportunity within a dynamic retail business that can evidence year-on-year growth?
• Are you a problem solver who can build partnerships with Senior Managers across a network of international offices?
• Are you a first class communicator who can drive cost saving initiatives, profit and revenue improvements whilst balancing financial performance with operational performance and customer experience?

If so, we'd love to hear from you. We have been appointed on an exclusive basis to recruit for an specialist, boutique retailer who can evidence impressive, year-on-year growth. As a result of this continued success and expansion, my client has a newly created role for a Finance Business Partner. Driven by a passionate, collegiate and ambitious culture, my client's ascendancy has seen it become a true market leader within its field. Based out of their Manchester office, this role will support the Head of Finance and Head of International Operations in delivering effective commercial procedures and driving to ensure operational, commercial and financial targets are delivered.

Reporting directly to a commercially proven, Qualified Head of Finance, your responsibilities as Finance Business Partner will extend to:

*accurate budgeting, costing and forecasting of projects
*providing a single point of contact for Finance to the International Operations team
*report, understand, challenge and track spend
*pro-active analysis and identification of risks and opportunities, identifying savings to mitigate risks, to ensure budget targets are achieved
*management of payments and authorization between Finance and the International Operations team

Accounting qualifications are desirable but not essential. You will possess excellent analytical and problem solving ability, and preferably have experience from within the retail, FMCG or travel sector. You will be approachable and willing to work as part of a team, exhibiting a 'can do' attitude. You will possess excellent Excel skills and embrace and promote change. The business culture is outgoing, friendly, high performing and supportive - evidenced in the successes that my client has achieved. Your role will be integral to the ongoing development of the business.

This truly is an excellent commercial opportunity to make your mark within an ambitious and fast-paced business. Interested in hearing more and progressing your application? Then apply without delay.

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