Finance Business Partner

Grafton Banks
£55000 - £58000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, health care
07 Feb 2017
07 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Grafton Banks Finance is currently recruiting for a Finance Business Partner for a global, expanding organisation with offices near Dorking, Surrey. You will need to be a nearly or fully qualified accountant and possess experience of analysis, forecasting and budgeting in order to apply. You may be working as a management accountant or a finance analyst looking for a step up into a full business partner role or already working in a similar position.
As a key business partner, the successful candidate will support senior management in driving growth and business performance by providing financial expertise and insight. The Finance Manager will also use their technical and inter-personal skills to ensure that key governance processes and frameworks are adhered to. Key areas of responsibility include:
*Work closely with operational management, ensuring a strong understanding of the business and its commercial drivers
oProviding regular reporting on financial performance and business KPIs
oProactively identifying and highlighting opportunities to improve business performance
*Managing periodic planning and forecasting processes, supporting management with necessary analysis and guidance
*Supporting the effectiveness of the Finance function
oInitiate and deliver projects and process improvements to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of the function
oSupport the continued development of our reporting suite; providing guidance and support to the business users and proactively identifying opportunities to improve clarity and understanding
oWork collaboratively with colleagues fulfilling different roles within the wider function; including transactional finance and Group
*Ensuring the global financial governance frameworks are understood and adhered to
*Providing ad-hoc analysis, guidance and support across any and all matters related to financial performance and processes.
This organisation is able to offer a genuine career path for career hungry people. The organisation is looking for future Finance Directors and CFOs. You will have the opportunity to raise your profile across the organisation and add real commercial value. You can also expect a 20% bonus, pension and health care.