Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £44000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Reference: 4014239_1624985868
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 29, 2021 17:58

Job Description

Finance Business Partner

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are exclusively partnered with a leading Government body as they recruit for a Finance Business Partner on an 18 month Fixed term contract with the potential to go permanent. With a sizeable budgetary increase, our client are looking to invest in decision support and business intelligence as they embark on a variety of up and coming projects. Our Clients have sites in Glasgow and Edinburgh and will have hybrid/flexible working options moving ahead.

This is a fantastic and highly visible role in the organisation that will work across multiple business areas offering performance improvement and collaboration across a highly complex organisation.

Your new role
The Finance business partner is a trusted advisor across senior management to provide value added decision support and insight. You will work within a team of 12 wider business partners supporting on a variety of BAU and project remits. The Finance Business Partner will be responsible for the provision of high quality financial information and analysis, expert advice and support to their portfolios, supporting service leads to effectively manage service delivery. You will work with service managers to understand their numbers, budgeting, forecasting and demonstrating an awareness of providing value for money.

You will lead budgeting activities with stakeholders, understanding cost drivers and will support business cases with detailed financial planning and analysis activities. This role will support the Finance Business Partnering and Business Investment Lead in developing a Finance Business Partnering centre of excellence that promotes accountability for financial management, and embeds a culture of strong and effective engagement with budget holders.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have excellent communication and trust building skills building credibility with a wide audience across the organisation. As a fully qualified accountant you will have experience working in a complex and change focused environment where continuous improvement is a primary focus.

The business partner will join a high performing team and will demonstrate the ability to quickly build effective working relationships with key stakeholders, both finance and non-finance.

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic job where your insight, analysis and partnering skills will play a key strategic role across multiple services areas. You will really contribute to performance and have a sizeable stake in the success of organisational wide projects. Your salary will be between £44,000 - £47,000 per annum and you will have flexibility to work remotely and in the office over the long term. You will gain access to a great holiday and pension scheme and excellent working environment.

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