Business Partner

Badenoch & Clark
East Sussex
11 Feb 2017
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch & Clark are excited to be working in partnership with a prestigious, market-leading company based in Brighton towards the appointment of a Business Partner. Reporting to the Head of FP&A, your role within the company shall be crucial to the analysis, development and support of initiatives on a regional scale.

You must be a confident, self-starter with the communicative capacity to relay pivotal information throughout all levels of the company. This role is the ideal opportunity to demonstrate your commercial acumen in order to supplement all elements of Financial Planning & Analysis within the company. As such, you must be able to function proficiently as part of a team as well as individually.

Key Accountabilities:
*Provide analysis and commentary against weekly and monthly performance to Head of Operations.
*Responsibility for supporting the Operations Team to manage and achieve their cost budget and deliver the annual volumes at the lowest possible cost.
*Validate and improve the quality and accuracy of the management data being produced to ensure accuracy of reports issued.
*Assist the Senior Business Analysis Manager in the production of the Operations annual budgets and forecasts for Operations departments.
*Consult with and provide insight to the Financial Reporting and Control team to assist in the production of the monthly management accounts and to agree the final figures.
*The role requires considerable travel to branches to support the teams in understanding their financial performance and assisting in identifying and developing opportunities for improvement.
*You must be CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified
*Excellent systems/PC skills (MS Excel to high level, MS Access, MS PowerPoint.)
*Demonstrable experience in a similar role.
*The individual will need a good level of financial and business acumen, and be able to adapt quickly to changing requirements and manage their own workload effectively.
*A high degree of influencing skills supported by strong analytical skills.

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.