City of London, London
bonus and benefits
11 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Your new company
A leading law firm is looking to hire a finance business partner to join the London finance function. This is a highly reputable firm presenting an excellent opportunity for a qualified accountant to join a successful finance team.
Your new role
The key responsibility within the role will be partnering with the practice group, providing the firms partners with financial expertise and influencing strategy. You will be providing high level financial analysis to assist the practice groups decision making and delivering this data to senior stakeholders. You will also be working to produce budgets and forecasts with some ad hoc project work to help develop reporting and dashboards. This role is focused on partner interaction and the influence you will have on the firms strategy and decisions, therefore you will need to be experienced in dealing with partners in a legal or LLP environment.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with previous experience in the legal sector preferred. You will need to be an experienced business partner, capable of getting buy in from senior stakeholders and influencing decision making. You must have a background in the legal sector or in a partner led environment. You will need to be an exceptional communicator with a personal gravitas that allows you to build strong working relationships.
What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package with the opportunity to work in a truly commercial role looking at driving change and improvement in a large reputable legal firm. You will have interaction with key decision makers and the chance to and influence and advise these stakeholders.
What you need to do now
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