Finance Business Partner

40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP45000/annum
12 May 2017
26 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Business Partner required to work for a leading Facilities Management Service provider. This role could be home based or based from a site in either Manchester or Birmingham. As the Finance Business Partner you will provide support and expertise to the business on all financial matters.

* Permanent Position
* GBP40,000-GBP45,000 basic salary
* Finance Business Partner role
* Covering sites in the North West, Yorkshire and West Midlands
* Ideally you will have Facilities Management experience or other relevant industry experience
* Temporary to permanent contracts will also be considered

Role overview

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. The key responsibilities and duties are: - Monthly management accounts in line with current accounting standards

Owners of P&L and Cashflow

Qualifications and Experience

- Previous relevant experience in a Finance Business Partner role

- Qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA

- 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 e.g. SAP

- MS Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint