Senior Finance Business Partner

Grafton Banks Limited
10 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Grafton Banks Finance is currently recruiting for a qualified Accountant to enhance the finance function of a large, respected organisation with offices near Crawley.
Reporting into the FD and supporting the core business units to operate effectively and profitably you will drive business results and improve the integrity and transparency of financial reporting and business planning.
Main responsibilities include
*Support the business to set more challenging financial goals whilst protecting the revenue streams and adhering to high standards of ethics and compliance
*Be the Senior Finance Business Partner for a variety of operations within the division, assisting financial management, reporting/analysis, scheduling, estimating, proposals
*Investigate variances to budget and forecasts and identify root causes of change and support rectification
*Provide insight on current performance, instigating and delivering initiatives to correct/improve performance
*Coach and mentor the team, providing development opportunities and support
*Work with teams responsible for analysing and understanding cash flow performance including Opex, bad debt charges, Capex, working capital and the balance sheet
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant and will possess strong leadership and business partnering skills, as well as in-depth understanding and direct experience of commercial negotiations, business planning, forecasting, scheduling and analysis. Excellent communication skills are imperative coupled with the ability to develop and maintain relationships with non finance personnel and Senior Managers. In addition, a driven and ambitious attitude is required, together with sound analytical skills, good attention to detail, and the ability to work comfortably in a fast paced, multi site environment.
For your experience and knowledge with the above, you will be rewarded with a competitive basic salary, an excellent benefits package and an exciting, progressive working environment.