Senior Finance Business Partner
Allen Lane is recruiting and interim Senior Finance Business Partner for a high profile, complex public body based in central London.
Initially for a 12 month period, you will provide comprehensive financial support for the partnered business area, working with decision makers and budget holders to ensure that the business area has robust financial information to support effective decision making.
As such, key accountabilities include;
- Be a key, visible point of contact for the budget holders within the business area and overcome silo working through partnering approach providing an integrated view on financial performance and financial input into decision making
- Responsible for providing key management reporting and information for the business area to support decision making and achieving business objectives
- Undertake the collection, collation and challenge of financial and other planning information with supporting risks and opportunities to inform the financial planning process encompassing short and long term plans for the business area
- Provide ad hoc analysis and insight on business performance, including using investment and project appraisal techniques, to support effective decision making and the delivery of objectives.
- Provide an accounting service, maintaining the management & financial transactions on SAP and supporting systems for the partnered business area, and implementing policies and procedures to account for a wide-ranging set of activities including reporting and planning.
- Interfaces with local and central finance teams to ensure an efficient and effective finance service.
- Be an active member of the Finance community, contributing to the continuous improvement and added value of the finance function.
Key person specification;
- Fully qualified CCAB accountant
- Demonstrable track record working with SAP
If you can display the above aptitudes and characteristics we would love to hear from you. Please note applications will be reviewed prior to closing date and as such immediate application is recommended.