Business Partner

Michael Page Finance
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Based in the heart of London you will be reporting into the senior finance business partner and be involved in the budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis whilst interacting with key stakeholders.

Client Details

My client is a is part of a vibrant community in the heart of London and are recruiting two Management Account Analysts to join their team.

It's an exciting time to join the University at a time of significant change within higher education, and will give you the opportunity to develop your career and contribute to the direction of the team as we adapt to new working practices. Furthermore this is great for anyone who wants more commercial exposure and be able to add value in this organisation.


In this role, you'll provide management accountancy support by providing accurate and insightful information, helping business partners, deans and corporate directors to understand the financial landscapes across the University. You'll prepare monthly reports, cost and pricing analysis and be responsible for analysing income and expenditure variances against budget/forecasts. You'll assist business partners in preparing quarterly forecasts, annual budgets and year end information. You will also be expected to develop and maintain Financial Procedures taking into account operational changes.


To succeed in this role you will be confident in working and communicating with all levels of staff and senior management. You will need practical experience of working in a medium/large organisation preparing financial reports to short deadlines a high standard, and ideally have had some experience of budgeting and forecasting activity. You'll excel at analysing data and have experience in management reporting, using your communication skills to develop effective relationships with other University staff and external agencies. The ideal candidate will also have recently qualified.

Job Offer

Generous Annual Leave including a permanent close over Christmas and New Year

Government Pension contribution