Finance Business Partner

Location London
Discipline: Qualified Commercial Finance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££60k - 70k per year
Contact name: Luke Seaman

Contact email: l.seaman@in2-consult.com
Job ref: 457622
Published: 11 months ago

Job Title: Finance Business Partner - £70,000 per annum - London

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Finance Business Partner to join our team. The Finance Business Partner will collaborate closely with various departments within the organization to provide financial insights and support decision-making processes. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in finance, exceptional analytical skills, and the ability to effectively communicate financial information to non-financial stakeholders. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the financial success of the company and play a key role in driving strategic initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with key stakeholders across departments to provide financial analysis and insights to support decision-making processes.
  • Prepare financial forecasts, budgets, and performance reports, ensuring accuracy and timely delivery.
  • Conduct variance analysis and identify areas of improvement to optimize financial performance.
  • Provide guidance and support in financial planning and strategic initiatives.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop business cases, financial models, and investment proposals.
  • Evaluate and assess potential risks and opportunities, recommending appropriate actions to achieve financial objectives.
  • Monitor and analyze key performance indicators (KPIs) and financial metrics to track business performance and identify trends.
  • Support month-end and year-end closing processes, including journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Provide financial support for business projects, including cost analysis, profitability assessments, and ROI calculations.
  • Stay updated with industry trends, regulations, and best practices to ensure compliance and provide proactive financial guidance.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or a related field. A relevant professional certification (e.g., CPA, CFA) is a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Finance Business Partner or similar role, preferably in a corporate environment.
  • Strong financial analysis and modeling skills, with proficiency in MS Excel or similar tools.
  • Excellent understanding of financial statements, budgeting, and forecasting processes.
  • Ability to translate complex financial concepts into clear and actionable insights for non-financial stakeholders.
  • Strong business acumen and the ability to identify opportunities for financial improvement.
  • Experience with financial systems and software (e.g., ERP, financial planning tools).
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to build effective relationships across all levels of the organization.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and a high level of integrity.
  • Proactive mindset and the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Experience in a similar role within the industry is desirable but not mandatory.

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, paid time off, and professional development opportunities.

If you are a results-oriented finance professional with a passion for partnering with business units to drive financial success, we would love to hear from you. Apply now and join our dynamic team!

Please note that all applications will be handled confidentially and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.