Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Reference: 3752729_1580741286
Contact Name: Steven O'Connell
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 03, 2020 14:48

Job Description

Launched in January 2019, the Money and Pensions Service brings together the free services delivered by the Money Advice Service, The Pensions Advisory Service and Pension Wise. We are an Arms-Length organisation, sponsored by the Department for Work and Pensions, with a joint commitment to ensuring that people have access and guidance to the information they need to make effective financial decisions over their lifetime.

As a new organisation, our approach is to put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We will be working collaboratively with our key stakeholders to ensure that all UK citizens can easily access the information they need to make the most of their money and pensions throughout their lives. This is an exciting vision that we want to get right. We will be using 2019 to understand what our customers and stakeholders need from the new organisation. Based on that, we will be innovating and testing ways of improving information and guidance across all channels, so we can develop new integrated customer services and journeys that are both efficient and effective. Your new role As a Finance Business Partner, on a 12-month fixed term contract, your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead in the provision of consistent, robust, and professional business partnering support to business directorates.
  • Support and influence key operational and strategic decisions for business directorates.
  • Provide challenge to directorates to ensure in year forecasts are robust and achievable.
  • Providing insight to the business including, Head of Teams, Directors and Executive Leadership Team, on business performance, the change Portfolio, and all operational and business planning activities.
  • Significantly input into the development of robust and credible future year forecasts and budgets.
  • Work closely with the Financial Control and Policy Team to keep the business safe and to ensure financial controls are adhered to.
  • Provide ad hoc analysis and insights on specific and general issues,
  • Foster a culture of finance excellence.
  • Any other tasks as required within the Strategic Finance Team

What you'll need to succeed

  • CCAB or CIMA qualified or currently studying for one of these qualifications.
  • Experience of providing professional finance business partnering services to senior stakeholders and influencing business decisions.
  • Experience of developing robust and credible forecasts and budgets
  • A self-starter who can work individually and as part of a team
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal skills and confident approach.
  • Excellent communication, networking and negotiating skills.

What you'll get in return

In return you will be placed on a permanent contract and will be paid between £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package, working in an excellent Central London location.

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