Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
RESOURCE DIRECT RECRUITMENT LIMITED T/A RDR
Location
Sheffield
Posted
12 Feb 2019
Closes
07 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Finance Business Partner

Description

RDR are recruiting for a Finance Business Partner to be based in our Sheffield Office (S9 1XU) with travel to other southern sites on occasion. This is a permanent, full time role working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00. On offer is a competitive salary, company vehicle or allowance, bonus and benefits package.

General Overview: Finance Business Partner

Be an effective partner to the business, providing support, challenge, expertise and a clear framework as appropriate

Responsibilities, skills and experience include:

The "face of Finance" at the local level - communicating to / from the Operating Contract to Finance

Partner with the onsite teams and across all business functions by providing financial information and interpretation, undertaking proactive analytical and other investigations, contributing to developing a better understanding of the business and improving operational performance.

Provide expert accounting, reporting and all necessary financial expertise for the sector / contract

Balance sheet and Cash flow forecasting as required

Assist in the production of the Medium term Plan and associated Cash Budgets as required

Work with the Operations team, to ensure that plans, budgets and forecasts for the contract are created collaboratively and are both challenging and achievable

Partner with the Operations team to shape and manage performance KPI’s / contractual compliance

Manage the delivery of all financial processes to the contract

Manage and drive through process changes that will positively affect working practices and financial reporting

Provide proactive input into contract negotiations and contract decision making initiatives. (e.g. cost analysis of decisions including cost modelling)

Attend contract / sector committees and meetings as required

Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities

Work closely with the commercial function to ensure a consistent approach for all value recognition

Ensure delivery of all contractual obligations

Ensure delivery to budget

Ensure contractual and legislative compliance

To deliver objectives in line with One HR

Qualifications Finance Business Partner

Qualified with several years relevant experience supporting FM contracts

Previous relevant experience in a Finance Business Partner role

Good financial & commercial acumen

Able to work under own initiative in line with objectives

Ability to analyse complex data with accuracy

Good communicator and strong inter-personal skills

Excellent problem solving, analytical and customer service skills

Excellent planning & administration skills

Being open to innovation and new ways of working and can do attitude

Systems Experience:

Strong IT skills with excellent working knowledge of ERP system eg. SAP

MS Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint

If you have the relevant experience and skill set for the Finance Business Partner, please apply and we will be in touch.

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