Finance Manager (Senior Business Partner)

Anthony Cole Associates
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Anthony Cole Associates are proud to be asked to once again partner with a globally recognised business brand, which continues to go from strength to strength. Due to an internal promotion, they are looking to hire a talented, ambitious and highly commercial Finance Manager to act as a senior Business Partner to the Risk Technology area.

Our client is looking to hire a highly motivated and energetic individual interested in pursuing a career in Finance. The position will form part of a team who are key participants in providing value-added analysis and reporting to the Technology management team. The opportunity will provide exposure at the highest levels of the Technology management team and build expertise in a broad range of compelling areas, with career opportunities second to none available to people who show potential.

The Finance Manager will be responsible to:-

  • Produce, review and analyze performance management reporting of monthly results and variances for Costs, Headcount, Capex and other Key Performance Indicators and execute the monthly close process
  • Partner with the Technology leaders to develop budgets and forecasts
  • Be the main contact for key stakeholders, responding to queries and requests as required
  • Become a valued and trusted advisor to the Technology management team
  • Influence the Technology leadership team in making sound strategic decisions for the business.
  • Communicate effectively to senior Finance Management Team including the communication of complex ideas clearly.
  • Partner closely with the Risk and technology office organizations on the resourcing and execution of the development priorities
  • Partner with Technology and ETO finance teams on financial analysis, business metrics, financial reporting, special projects, and new business opportunities as appropriate

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant, who has gained an excellent academic profile (ideally with first time passes in accounting exams), and who has a progressive career history to date. You will be detail oriented, curious, and asks questions, both of management and of yourselves - and seeks to understand the context of their role in an organization. Having already gained operational finance experience in a large/global business environment, you will have ideally have experience partnering with a Technology group in a commercial finance role - however the key is exceptional business partnering and senior stakeholder influencing skills/experience. Experience with preparing business cases and project accounting is also highly desirable.