Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
40000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP60000/annum
Posted
13 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Business Partner working for a highly regarded business based in Central London.

The main duties and responsibilities are:

* 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 Contract team 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
* Assist in the production of the Medium term Cash Budgets for the Central Finance Team.
* Work with contract management to ensure that plans, budgets and forecasts for the contract are both challenging and achievable.
* Partner with the contracts to shape and manage performance KPI's.
* Source and inform the central team of the specific requirements and specifications of the sector / contract.
* Manage the delivery of all financial processes to their BU.
* Provide proactive input into contract negotiations and contract decision making initiatives.
* Attend contract / sector committees and meetings as required, including meetings with the client.
* Intervene where required to support compliance and alignment objectives.
* Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities.
* Ad-hoc projects; which may include Contract recovery investigations, implementation and benefits realisations
* Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities.
* The key responsibilities and duties are:
* Monthly management accounts in line with current accounting standards
* Owners of P&L and Cashflow
* Support New Business Activities

Qualifications

* Qualified and 3 years relevant post qualification experience.

Experience

* Previous relevant experience in a Finance Business Partner role
* Good financial & commercial acumen
* 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
* Innovative thinking and can do attitude

Systems

* Strong IT skills with excellent working knowledge of ERP system, at least SAP
* MS Office including Excel, Word and Powerpoint