Finance Business Partner

Elevation Recruitment Group
20 Mar 2017
19 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be recruiting exclusively for a innovate private equity backed Financial Services organisation based in Leeds who is looking to appoint a Finance Business Partner.

Working closely with the senior management team the successful Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst will be tasked to build and develop models based on strategic opportunities and initiatives to establish commercial viability.

This is a highly technical role and really requires an individual with excellent analytical skills, strong commercial acumen and the ability to develop relationships at all levels, acting as a pivotal lynch pin in all finical decisions across all business areas.

Key duties and responsibilities of the Finance Business Partner will include:

* Supporting the Finance Director to deliver, execute and monitor the Finance Strategy in meeting the Business needs
* Challenge Business processes and models to improve visibility to consequently improve profitability
* Help drive and deliver the annual budget, re-forecast and strategic forecast for the business
* Play a key role in the commercial decision making process
* Work cross functionally to monitor and reduce costs and identify opportunities for profitable growth through the forecasting and budgeting process
* Provide day-to-day financial support to Management and the Business around, product profitability, Product cost prices, ROI and Analysis of costs and future trend predictions.

The successful Finance Business Partner will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

* Excellent analytical skills and the ability to manipulate date
* Strong commercial acumen
* Highly proficient with Excel
* Strong financial modelling exposure/experience
* Worked in a similar role
* Ideally ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified