Senior Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Harcourt Matthews Ltd
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
1213635076
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As a leading global provider of business services, this Facilities Management group has built an enviable reputation, supporting blue chip client portfolio and delivering a broad range of key services. Due to continued business growth and sales channel development, the group is currently recruiting for a qualified accountant to undertake a Senior Finance Business Partner role. Supporting business leaders in delivering profitable and sustainable growth for services, you will provide commercial and financial decision support aligned to strategic and customer priorities. A varied brief includes:

•Working with a portfolio of business to challenge assumptions, influence decisions & make recommendations for efficiency improvements to sustain growth
•Acting as a trusted Senior Finance Business Partner to business leaders, challenging & offering insight into profitability to drive future performance
•Understanding the customer landscape & related drivers to provide contract & service pricing, cash & margin optimisation recommendations, ensuring a balance of risk & return
•Recognising business value drivers & providing guidance on contract & service performance including ROI, scenario planning, KPI analysis & benchmarking
•Supporting portfolio strategy through market, competitor & portfolio analysis; informing market entry & exit decisions
•Developing customer relationships to support successful commercial & financial negotiations regarding variable revenue, rebids & change notices
•Support business leaders to deliver contractual obligations through identification of over & under delivery, performing root cause analysis & making recommendations
•Drive cost optimisation projects through profitability analysis & efficiency recommendations
•Proactively identify, assess & manage financial & commercial risks
•Accountability for financial records, compliance, business financial plans & forecasts produced by global back office teams

As a graduate ACA ACCA or CIMA qualified accountant, you will demonstrate previous Finance Business Partnering experience gained within a contracts or projects environment, proven stakeholder management skills and evidence of delivering cost optimization and revenue improvement. The role demands a proactive, self-starter with commercial focus and the ability to influence key business decisions. The organization offers excellent long-term career progression across the group.

Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; HR - Human Resources & Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.

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