Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
Contact Name: Christian Pampellonne
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Purpose of the role:

To act as a finance business partner supporting stakeholders to drive overall financial performance across Commercial and Marketing business areas.

Key deliverables:

·         Be the primary contact for business stakeholders for financial insight and understanding, working with the business area to improve financial understanding and compliance with finance processes

·         Providing forward looking financial information to key stakeholders and the CFO, leading regular business review meetings to deliver insight and identify risks and opportunities

·         Build and maintain effective working relationships across teams, act as the financial ‘go to person’ for business stakeholders

·         Work with project sponsors to ensure a simple and consistent approach to business case preparation to comply with the Board approved Investment Appraisal methodology.

·         Challenge performance and drive change to ensure key operational and financial targets are achieved or beaten

·         Lead budgeting, forecasting and planning cycle for Commercial and Marketing business area

·         Work with management to formulate strategic and long-term business plans, leading the completion of a 20 Year Plan for the business area

·         Support and drive ad-hoc projects and initiatives as required

Experience and skills required

·         A strong academic background

·         Qualified accountant with min 5  years of PQE (CIMA or equivalent)

·         Independent and pro-active in nature with passion to learn and grow

·         Robust analytical & modelling skills