Finance Business Partner

Robertson Bell Ltd
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a leading central London based Property Development Company with a turnover in excess of £300m, an asset base of circa £2bn and one of largest housing developers in the UK. Due to continuous commercial development they are looking to expand their property portfolio and therefore recruit a Senior Finance Business Partner.

As an integral part of the financial planning and development teams you will report into the Head of Commercial Finance and will business partner with staff across the organisation including directors, heads of service and sales teams.
The main purpose of the role is to provide financial support for all new joint ventures and development plans in the Group. You will further work closely with the financial planning and analysis department to prepare annual budgets and forecasts throughout the year. This dynamic role will also involve joint venture reporting and external reporting as directed by the Head of Commercial Finance. You and your team will lead on new business project appraisals whilst producing and delivering management reporting including providing the commentary up to strategic management, budget holders and board level.

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant with strong analytical skills and commercial awareness, whilst being able to manage a capable team in a broad, business facing finance role. Previous demonstrable experience of producing project feasibility analysis, as well as delivering complex management reporting will be pivotal in being considered for this opportunity. You will be a lateral thinker with an inquisitive approach and the ability to build rapport with stakeholders at all levels, yet still be head strong to deliver and extract information in an effective manner. Experience of working within Housing Association or a reputable Property Developer will be advantageous.