Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Reference: JN -032021-2549465_1617488223
Contact Name: Steve Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2021 23:17

Job Description

Michael Page is partnering with a high profile, FTSE-listed technology business near Reading looking to recruit a fully qualified Finance Business Partner for their expanding commercial team.

Client Details

This newly created position will be a key addition within this high-growth, acquisitive and ever-evolving company, which is currently going through an exciting transformation.


  • Business partnering - you will work with and support stakeholders across the business providing key financial information and analyses to departments including strategic sales and marketing, operations and project teams
  • Bids and proposals - you will support the preparation of bids and proposals by working with the sales and bids team, and providing information and decision support to them with financial decision-making
  • Data analysis - you will prepare regular reports and ad hoc analyses, prepare draft commentaries and forecasts and make your recommendations from them.

As Finance Business Partner you will work closely with the Head of Finance and proactively challenge the business on financial performance, driving improvements & identifying opportunities and risks.

Your key areas of focus will be:

  • Performance and process improvement
  • Providing business analysis & insights
  • Strategic business planning
  • Budgeting & forecasting activities
  • Financial & commercial modelling
  • Ensuring robust financial controls and compliance frameworks are maintained
  • Management Reporting


We are keen to hear from ACA qualified Accountants (or Auditors) from a top 10 accounting firm background, looking to make a first move into industry, as well as established Finance Analysts/Business Partners (CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified) seeking a new challenge in a successful, fast-paced organisation which is going through an exciting phase of transformation.

Candidates will need to be commercially-minded with excellent communication skills and the ability to articulate well with senior stakeholders. Outstanding time management and organisational skills, including an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, is essential.

Job Offer

The successful applicant will be rewarded with a highly competitive basic salary up to £57,500, with an additional annual bonus and wide range of company benefits. There will also be the opportunity for promotion and progression toward leadership in the future.