Your new company
A market leading and well respected Financial Services group in Manchester.
Your new role
An interim Finance Business Partner role, covering a permanent vacancy. You will report to the Head of Management Accounting & Business Partnering. You will be responsible for providing key decision support to the Senior Management Team. This will include: Ensuring appropriate cost control around operational activities and projects. Ensuring that actual, forecast and budgeted costs are fully understood by budget holders at all times. Acting as a conduit for all cost issues and ensuring appropriate information is provided. Supporting the identification and delivery of cost saving initiatives. Providing insightful MI and commentary. Providing support to business planning, budgeting and forecasting process. Providing commercial support and, as appropriate, challenge to proposed projects, performing financial analysis including investment appraisal, as necessary.
You will also provide support and analysis to strategy proposals, including scenario and sensitivity analysis & commercial appraisals.
What you\'ll need to succeed
You will be a fully qualified accountant, with experience of a Finance Business Partner role in a large and complex organisation. You will have extensive experience of budgeting & cost control initiatives, planning, forecasting and stake holder liaison. You will have well developed influencing skills and negotiation skills and the ability to achieve results and successful outcomes from others where there is no shared line management. Objective, analytical and lateral thinking, with a ‘can-do' attitude and the ability to summarize and communicate complicated technical issues.
You will be available at short notice and happy to commit to a key interim role for 6 months.
What you\'ll get in return
A genuine Finance Business Partner role for a high calibre business. Hybrid flexible working options and a generous market day rate. Initially an assignment for six months, with the possibility of extension.
What you need to do now
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