Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Leeds
Salary
38000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An international business with its Head Office in Leeds and a reputation as the UK market leader in a highly corporate, fast paced sector is searching for a finalist / qualified accountant to join as Finance Business Partner.This is a highly commercial role best suited to a someone who enjoys working closely with non-finance colleagues and providing support to a large organisations strategic decision making processes. On offer is the chance to work with and support a number of well known industry leaders, a generous salary and bonus scheme, and the opportunity to fast track your career development in a demanding, high profile role with an international business.Duties for the Finance Business Partner include: Support finance colleagues with all aspects of divisional financial control across multiple territories, including development of strategic profit improvement initiatives through to financial control and working capital measurementDevelop key stakeholder relationships with senior divisional managers, supporting their strategic and business as usual decision making processes with insightful analysis and interpretation of financial reportsLead the delivery of large scale commercial projects, such as client profitability reviews, pricing reviews, systems implementations or financial controls developmentLead the analysis of commercial monthly management information and the review of monthly financial reportsMonitor key financial targets across the business and support Divisional Managers in driving good working capital performanceSupport the Divisional Managers with their business planning processes as part of the annual budget production, and ensuring a clear understanding of the business drivers that underpin quarterly forecasts.Supporting senior managers on pricing decisions to maximise customer profitability To be considered for this exciting role you will need to be a Qualified Accountant or at the final stages of your ACA, CIMA or ACCA studies. Strong communication skills are essential, as is the ability to analyse and present financial information in a way that is appropriate for the audience. The position requires an individual with strong relationship building skills and the ability to influence colleagues at a senior manager level. On offer is a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, along with the chance to join a market leading, international business operating in a stable sector. Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.