Finance Business Partner

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Robertson Bell Ltd
02 May 2017
01 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a leading London based Educational Group who have grown year on year and are recognised as a leader in the sector. Due to their continuous commercial development they are looking to expand their portfolio and therefore recruit a proven Finance Business Partner.

As an integral part of the financial planning and working within a highly capable team of Finance Business Partners you will be given full autonomy of a selection of Schools all located in central London.
Accountabilities include;
-Advise, challenge and coach budget holders and divisional directors on financial performance
-Mentor the Finance Officers of each site to ensure optimum financial control
-Producing and delivering management reporting packs including providing comprehensive commentary
-Presenting of financial findings to Senior Leadership and Governors
-Preparation of cash flow statements inclusive of commentary
-Meticulously monitor budgets to avoid overspend

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant with strong analytical skills and commercial awareness, whilst being able to manage a small hands on team in a broad, business facing finance role. Previous demonstrable experience of producing management accounts, as well as delivering complex analysis 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. Candidates who have experience in operating in a multi-site group will be highly regarded in this opportunity and it should be outlined in you CV. This role is best suited to those with a grounding working within either the Education sector, a reputable commercial group or from a practice background.