Finance Business Partner

RH Finance & Accounting
300.00 - 400.00 GBP Daily
15 May 2017
25 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently searching for a senior business partner for our client, a globally recognised IT business based in over 40 countries worldwide.

Based in the west end, the role reports to the Finance Business Partner, and provides high level support in managing their Business Partner relationships and implementing business strategy. The successful candidate will be the key point of contact for financial insight of your area ensuring a clear consistent message is communicated to the business.

Daily Rate: 300


- Driving business performance through accurate, reliable and insightful performance reporting, analysis and recommendations, to aid commercial decision making
- Driving efficiency through developing and refining current procedures, and identifying solutions to issues, adding value at all stages
- Provides an independent financial view to Heads of merchandising and Product Directors on budgeting, forecasting and other adhoc projects
- Ensure that the key business decisions are made with full understanding of the financial consequences
- Responsible for providing planning and forecasting support to Finance Business Partner
- Reviews merchandise forecasts and provides support and challenge to business colleagues, to ensure these forecast are robust

Essential Skills

- Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA or CIMA) with minimum 1 year PQE
- Highly numerate and analytical, with strong attention to detail
- Able to produce and interpret information from complex data, and present clear, compelling findings for both finance and non-finance colleagues
- Strong commercial awareness
- Advanced Excel skills, Excel modelling and VBA skills

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.