Birmingham, West Midlands
£50000 - £55000 per annum
about 2 months ago
Finance Business Partner | South Birmingham | Up to £55,000
The Finance Business Partner will work closely with the Finance Director and CEO to help drive business performance and provide improved business finance support. The Finance Business Partner role requires a confident and charismatic individual who is able to quickly get "under the skin" of what is happening within the business and have a direct impact / influence on future results.
The successful applicant will be heavily involved in strategy and performance across multiple departments, working directly with stakeholders to help deliver value-adding and commercially focussed support designed to improve margin.
This is a great opportunity to work closely with the current CEO and carry out a pivotal role providing the Leadership Team with key information to influence strategic decisions and assist the continued growth of this successful business.
They are offering up to £50,000 basic + 5k Car Allowance + Further benefits
A variety of business improvement initiatives are either live or planned and the Finance Business Partner will be actively involved in each of them.
- Drive awareness, accountability and responsibility of key P&L drivers into appropriate functions and departments
- Responsible for the production of deadline driven detailed reporting, analysis and interpretation focussed upon the Sales to Gross Margin, stock and Supply Chain analysis.
- As Business Partner to the CEO, create a culture of cost & risk focus and develop Management Information and KPI's to provide insight and aid decision making
- Develop, monitor and challenge KPI's in order to drive performance / efficiency
- Responsible for commercial and New Product Development business partnering, producing costings and gross margin analysis
- Day to day cash flow management and reporting
- Drive delivery of the strategy and keep on top of trends to amend business goals as and when required
- Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA) with strong relevant senior management experience
- Strong recent experience in a retail/FMCG environment
- Demonstrable track record with continuous improvement activity including, as an example; Identifying areas for system and process improvements and implementing robust solutions
- Significant experience with financial analysis and reporting on KPI's
- Strong ability to produce analysis and communicate your findings convincingly to a varied audience in order to drive improved results / process / behaviour
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Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client