Finance Business Partner

Robert Walters
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

To provide timely, accurate, reliable and consistent financial information to support Operational Managers in driving the growth and profitability of the Group.

Business Partnering

  • Review new opportunity financial proposals to ensure accuracy and profitability.
  • Liaise with customers to ensure receipt of royalty reports and verification of revenue share data
  • Participate in calls with sales and project managers to support revenue & receipts forecasting
  • Input into corporate tactical cash flow (receipts)
  • Help identify risk within the forecast and assist with sensitisation
  • Work closely with PMO delivery team to understand and improve short term revenue forecasting
  • Review of raised invoices to ensure consistent with contractual billing milestones

Monthly Reporting

  • Work with the Project Management Office to ensure monthly revenue is recognised in line with the Group's accounting policies
  • Ensure consistent data between finance and CRM records
  • Review and explain revenue result and variances to the business units
  • Preparation of revenue and booking reports for inclusion in monthly finance pack

Assisting Wider Finance

  • Support ad hoc reports and general analyses as requested by Group Financial Controller and Executive Team.

Travel Requirements

  • Although primarily based in Manchester, this role will involve a require travel to our regional offices on an ad hoc basis.

Job Related Experience/Skills

  • Qualified professional accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA or overseas equivalent.
  • Able to understand and explain complex accounting issues.
  • Knowledge of IFRS revenue recognition requirements for software companies
  • Previous experience of contract review and variance analysis

If you feel you match the above criteria, as a strong Finance Business Partner I would like to hear from you. Please forward your CV to or