Business Partner

Grafton Banks Limited
Hemel Hempstead
11 Feb 2017
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Grafton Banks Finance is currently looking for a fully qualified Business Partner, to enhance the finance function of a reputable organisation. The Head office is based near the south coast but the role will involve travelling around their various sites in the south, and would only require you to work from the office on an ad-hoc basis.

Working closely with the Regional Manager and Financial Controller, the successful candidate will bring strong financial analytical skills and commercial acumen to support senior managers and key stakeholders in the delivery of the business strategy and key business improvement projects. In addition you will also take responsibility for accurate and timely reporting of profitability and company performance, whilst working with the business units to understand and drive operational profitability.

Some of the key responsibilities include analysis of monthly management accounts, developing processes, tools and reports and understanding and using unit cost information to help drive efficiencies.

The ideal candidate therefore will possess excellent forecasting, budgeting, and variance analysis skills, coupled with the ability to act as a proficient business partner, developing and maintaining relationships with non finance managers. Formidable Excel skills and communication skills are imperative for this role together with previous management accounts / business partnering experience. A driven and ambitious attitude is also required, coupled with sound analytical skills, good attention to detail, and the ability to work comfortably in an ever changing environment.

For your experience and knowledge with the above, you will be rewarded with a competitive basic salary and benefits package , including a car/car allowance.