Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Reference: RB5163_1548850046
Contact Name: Harry Peasnell
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 30, 2019 12:07

Job Description

Are you a qualified accountant operating in the Business Partnering space? Are you Inspired to change the way Finance is perceived and have a natural ability to challenge the 'status quo'? Are you a career driven individual that has demonstrated rapid progression and consistent achievement in their career to date?

We are on the search for Finance Business Partner to join a world leading Arts Institute in central London. This operates within a commercially astute finance team (18 FTE) reporting into a Head of Financial Planning & Analysis that is respected throughout the sector for his ability but also the development of staff.

This role has been established as part of the growth in the FP&A team (5 FTE). You will support the business by working directly with budget holders and departmental heads to manage all facets of management accounting and financial planning services. Specific Responsibilities include:

*Finance Business Partnering (40%) - Building strong relationships with key departmental stakeholders including directors, providing financial advice and information that assists and educates in decision making.
*Management reporting (30%) - Preparation of departmental budgets, forecasts and monthly management accounts. Work with the wider finance team to ensure transactions and journals are recorded accurately and ensure each department is operating within their funding.
*Strategic Analysis (30%) - Analyse and interpret complex financial data, providing the team with key insights to aid decision making. Support the development of financial polices and process improvements to ensure the month end process is streamlined and effective.

This is an excellent career opportunity for a qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) accountant that is looking for opportunities to develop, in a fast paced, modern finance function.

In applying for this position, it is essential you have already established a successful track record within finance with experience operating in a management accounting post. You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the able to convey finance information to non-finance audiences in a warm, challenging but approachable manner.

This role is interviewing on an ongoing basis, please do not hesitate in applying.