Operations Finance Business Partner

Robert Walters
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An Operations Finance Business Partner role has just become available at a FTSE100 Financial Services business based in Northampton. In this role you will be liaising with senior stakeholders and will have the opportunity to get involved in projects and initiatives.

About the Operations Finance Business Partner role:

The operations finance business partner role involves understanding, supporting and challenging performance of the COO departments, so as to support, challenge & monitor the efficiency and value of costs. The role holder will analyse, challenge and communicate the performance of the teams, ensuring that they hit their targets, remain on track and enable performance issues to be aired, escalated and resolved at the earliest opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:

*Develop & build monthly, quarterly and annual performance reporting

*Identify, report and provide insight on key performance drivers

*Provide monthly financial forecasts

*Identify and table performance issues for discussion

*Provide financial support relating to resourcing, FTE and change activities

*Ensure realistic, grounded and challenging targets are delivered by the business areas

*Support & drive initiatives & business case reviews

*Ensure correct inclusion of risks & opportunities within reporting

Key Skills:

*Ideally a Qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA or ACA)

*A strong commercial attitude with a deep interest in the drivers of performance within business and a passion for improving things

*Strong communication and influencing skills

*A flexible approach to work, including a preparedness to overcome obstacles and complete activities to high standard

*The confidence, maturity and stature to deal effectively with senior colleagues in all parts of the business.

In this role at a FTSE100 listed financial services business you will be offered the opportunity to influence the performance and direction of COO, and shape the insight for COO across the globe.