£50,000.00 - £60,000.00 / annum
25th April 2019
Accounting and Finance
Robert Half, Finance & Accounting is pleased to be partnering with a market leader in the fast moving consumable goods sector. Their brand is world renowned, well established and has a reputation for developing talent.
Due to sustained growth they now look to recruit a Senior Finance Business Partner to provide financial decision support to the leadership teams and generate commercial financial insight to ensure the delivery and achievement of the five year plan.
- Become an integrated member of Commercial teams with a place at the leadership table for all commercial decisions
- Deliver effective and appropriate cascade of financial KPIs across Commercial functions including full P&L
- Support the delivery of Commercial by providing financial performance insights and recommendations to Commercial leadership team to ensure strategy is driving value to the business
- Ensures all Commercial investments are optimised to drive maximum value from all resources, making sure impact to P&L, Balance sheet and Cashflow are considered and understood
- Drive cost controllership, bringing deep understanding of cost drivers to monitor & optimise Commercial spend effectiveness
- Support the sign-off process to ensure proposals are financially sound and offer maximum value to business
- Supports Commercial projects by adding financial insight, using established financial evaluation tools (e.g. investment evaluation), business case review and post-implementation analysis and utilising specialist support where appropriate
- Extract and develop key trends and observations from the Finance teams including benchmarking gaps, commercial performance and spend effectiveness
- Set expectations and provides constructive challenge of the insights, commentary and recommendations provided by the Commercial teams
- Accountable for financial capability improvement within the Commercial functions; identifies and implements opportunities to drive advancement on the capability
- It is essential the candidate is a qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA)
- Strong communication skills - able to push back, add value and support stakeholders with ongoing projects
- High degree of commercial acumen
- Strong Excel knowledge
- Able to work within tight deadlines
- Results orientated, with a desire to succeed
Based in Northampton, the organisation is well-respected, an employer of choice and at the forefront of its industry.
Salary & Benefits
The role of Senior Finance Business Partner is paying between £50,000 - £60,000 + car / car allowance + bonus and first class benefits.
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