Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: OE-18011_1581508291
Contact Name: Olivia Egan
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2020 11:51

Job Description

Are you worried about your day at work before you've even had chance to log on?

Here's an opportunity to lose your worries and add a little gold dust to your CV.

This isn't going to be a walk in the park but you will be rewarded generously.

A hybrid role, split between management accounts and finance business partnering, you will be business partnering with Directors, Senior Managers, Cost Centre Managers etc..

What a typical day would look like:

  • Provision of standardised Financial and Management Accounting services for business areas including all aspects of business planning, forecasting, financial reporting and control
  • Adopt a business partnering approach to ensure that Finance is in a position to support but yet challenge the business to 'get behind the numbers' to add value
  • Delivery of Focused management accounts/reporting packs that provide insight to both past and future performance with accompanying commercial analysis
  • Provision of value adding analysis to assist the business in making optimal business decisions -provide suggestions and challenge/'push back' when appropriate
  • Drive the budgeting/forecasting process with timely and accurate information as well as in-depth understanding of business drivers
  • Clarify commercial element of strategies and plans, providing sense of direction and robust financial governance
  • Report on KPIs with the intention on highlighting risks/opportunities as well as potential areas for improved 'value'.
  • Financial Performance Reports, variance and KPI Analysis for Business unit Heads
  • Supporting the development of performance management approaches including KPIs and dashboard

We are looking for someone who is a relationship builder, who is pro-active, ambitious. If you are not qualified yet that is fine, they will offer STUDY SUPPORT!

Offering some generous benefits and career progression..