Interim Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Interim Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 04/09/2018
Reference: 13950089/001_1536245503
Contact Name: Ryan Hirons
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 06, 2018 15:51

Job Description

My client are looking for a Finance Business Partner to join the team on an interim basis. They will be looking for strong commercial skills and a really analytical mindset.

Client Details

The client are well known and well established and are leaders in their field of expertise.


The main responsibilities within this job are to take responsibility for the financial reporting, forecasting, and business partnering, ensuring actions are in place to hit the current year budgets. There is expectation to improve the understanding of cost drivers for the site, and to drive action to improve the overall cost structure. Through analysis and questioning of current processes, the ideal candidate will be expected to make recommendations to support business strategy. Strong communication skills are key because there will be close links with the operational and commercial stakeholders to implement these recommendations. Forging close relationships with other areas of the business will be pivotal to the success.

The role also involves managing the coordination and provision of actual performance reporting, forecasting for the year ahead, and pulling together the Financial Shaping Plan for the site P&L

The candidate will be expected to provide clear analyses of what drives the costs and be able to clearly summarise results and communicate these in a timely & effective manner to both Finance and the supply teams.


The ideal candidate will be a very strong communicator with the ability to advise and influence across different areas of the business.

A recognised accountancy qualification (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) is highly advantageous, but not essential.

Advanced excel and modelling skills are also desirable.

Job Offer

A highly competitive salary is on offer to the successful candidate and also an immediate start.