Finance Business Partner - Property Controlling

£40,000 - £55,825 per annum subject to experience
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Head Office Controlling Department - Property is looking to recruit an outgoing, proactive and passionate finance professonal, who will primarily be a Business Partner with other Departments within the company, to help further relationships and improve efficiency as the business grows.

The Controlling Department is responsible for providing and supporting the executive management and operational Departments with relevant key performance indicators for targeted management of all business processes within the company. If your proven technical and organisational skills leave you standing out from the crowd, this may be an ideal position for you.

What will you do?

- Acting as the Business partner for national departments and contact person for international departments
- Supporting executive management and operational departments
- Monitoring and analysing KPI's, thereby identifying risks, errors, problems and improvement opportunities
- Manipulating and interpreting large sets of business data using the Business Intelligence Software
- Designing advanced reports and tools used by various areas in the business that would help improving decision making and the performance of the business
- Creating country-specific reports
- Planning key indicators
- Monitoring detailed P&L analysis
- Conducting quality assurance of systems
- Developing and analysing audited areas
- Implementing international standards
- Assisting in projects relevant to Controlling and managing independent projects without direct reports

What will you need?

- Fluent in English with at least an intermediate level of German
- CIMA/ACCA Qualification is desired but not essential
- Solid Management Accounting and Financial Reporting experience
- Previous experience working with departments outside of Finance and managing stakeholders
- A proven aptitude for data analysis
- Advanced Excel and VBA skills are essential
- Ability to work to tight deadlines and to deliver accurate results
- A self-motivated and proactive individual with a can-do attitude
- Ability to work on projects and solve problems independently
- An innovator rather than an administrator who is able to deliver the final product in a quality fashion

What do we offer?

- £40,000 - £55,825 per annum (subject to experience)
- An additional 10% of your annual salary as a non-contractual London Weighting benefit
- Up to 35 days' holiday per annum pro rata (including Bank Holidays)
- Private medical insurance
- A contributory pension scheme
- 10% discount on all Lidl products, in all stores throughout the UK
- Access to corporate discounts on a range of products and services (including holidays, home and garden products, leisure activities and more)
- Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team member
- Brilliant opportunities to take on more responsibility and long term career prospects


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