Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 28 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Gareth Davies

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Cherry Professional are recruiting for an Interim Finance Business Partner to join a business in Nottingham.

Working across several business units the Finance Business Partner is responsible for ensuring commercial decisions are made by analysing market trends, price analysis, performance, margin as well as a detailed breakdown of variance, challenging where required, between actual and expected results.

The Finance Business Partner will be based in Nottingham and face off to senior stakeholders so will require exceptional relationship management skills and confidence to present complex financial information in an informative and succinct way.

The Role…
- Use of financial analysis to support decision-making and facilitate change by working closely with the ICT department.
- Improving the impact, and understanding, of financial reporting on business performance by ensuring processes deliver reliable financial information in a format that enables senior managers to drive performance.
- Bring financial performance challenge to the business areas, providing analysis and delivering insight that links financial reports to business strategies.
- Responsibility for delivering budgeting and forecasting processes for agreed business areas.
- Preparation and ownership of reliable and informative management and financial reports for senior management, including appropriate variance analysis and cost performance analysis.
- Building partnerships and maintaining strong relationships with all senior managers and their teams.

Key Skills…
- A strong team player, who is resilient, motivated and not easily discouraged.
- Excellent analytical prowess and an ability to identify trends and relationships across numerous datasets to inform decisions and support recommendations.
- Ability to apply analytical skills beyond the traditional functions of finance and to bring them to bear on a broad range of commercial issues.
- Highly developed oral, written, and presentation skills, with an ability to communicate financial information effectively to non-finance managers.
- Ability to see value in the information you provide and to inspire others to make use of it.

Desirable Experience…
- Professional accounting (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) qualification
- Prior experience of working in a similar role, or ability to demonstrate transferable key skills.
- Ideally experience of working in both business-to-business and business-to-consumer environments, but not essential that both are covered.

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 pro rata

Jobs you may have applied for include Head of Finance, Commercial Accountant, Senior Management Accountant, Finance Business Partner, Finance Manager, and Financial Controller.

This job is commutable from Nottingham, Leicester, Derby and Lincoln.