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Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    Bristol

  • Sector:

    Energy, Water, Mining, Utilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    May Travis

  • Contact email:

    maytravis@MichaelPage.com

  • Job ref:

    13970827/001_1542963526

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    21-12-2018

  • Startdate:

    01/01/2019

  • Client:

    Michael Page

Great opportunity for a commerically minded accountant to use their strong technical skills and manage business relationships.

Client Details

Our client is a well known, national business services organisation with a great reputation.

Description

The Finance Business Partner is responsible for:

  • Working with Contract accountants to ensure timely and accurate completion of monthly management accounts ensuring integrity, accuracy, consistency and providing clear visibility of the financial results of the contracts
  • Supporting in the accurate accounting on accrued and deferred income monthly, with clear visibility and communication to the business on non-current AI
  • Understanding and challenging current business practice, identifying and implementing initiatives to improve process and deliver business growth objectives.
  • Supporting the business leads to prepare full annual budgets and periodic forecasts
  • Being pro-active in identifying and implementing added value opportunities.
  • Detailed financial analysis and presentation of financial information to support decision making
  • Ad hoc analysis and presentation of complex financial information in response to senior management requests
  • Work closely with the Divisional senior management to help drive business performance and provide high quality financial information
  • Develop and report KPI's relevant to the business.
  • Support operations teams with cost management of client contract costs
  • Undertake contract profitability analysis, providing insight to Operations on opportunities and risks

Profile

The successful Finance Business Partner will be:

  • ACCA, ACA, CIMA, CIPFA qualified with minimum of 1 year's commercial experience

And will have:

  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Influential and motivational leadership capabilities.
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced environment and ability to prioritise a changing workload and use initiative
  • Good communication skills with the ability to present complex financial information
  • A High level of integrity with a commitment to embedding a strong governance culture
  • A hardworking individual with lots of energy, who can deliver high quality work to tight reporting deadlines and demonstrate desire to progress within the company
  • Able to produce concise and informative reporting under tight deadlines

Job Offer

Competitive basic + benefits package