Finance Business Partner - Development

Job Title: Finance Business Partner - Development
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: RB6915_1559678202
Contact Name: Stuart Thomson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2019 20:56

Job Description

Do you want to work for one of London's leading property developers? Are you excited by large-scale development schemes and seeing the output of your work influencing major construction projects? Are you looking for a role that offers flexibility, progression and a vibrant working environment? Read on about this new Finance Business Partner - Development opportunity in London!

Reporting into the Development Finance Manager, the key responsibilities of the Finance Business Partner are to:
*Contribute to the organisation's exceptional growth plans by supplying the development, sales and construction departments with expert financial and management accounting services
*Conduct investment appraisals and assess the ongoing viability of a set portfolio of development schemes, providing a full accountancy service for those schemes
*Produce timely and accurate management accounts and provide commentary on key information, adding value by informing strategic decision making at the highest level
*Liaise with key decision makers and budget holders across those departments, being an expert resource to advise the best financial practice
*Understand the needs of budget holders and department heads, and working towards building effective working relationships
*Assist budget holders in producing their annual budgets in response to expert financial advice
*Assist in the production of annual statutory accounts and liaise with auditors where needed.

Accompanied by an attractive benefits package, including flexible working and scope to work from home, the position joins a buoyant team that is integral to the company's growth plans. The organisation has an impressive portfolio of development schemes, and some major nationwide projects are already underway, with more on the horizon. As such, there is a need for talented finance professionals to bring their expertise to the team responsible for performing all accountancy functions related to these developments.

To be a successful applicant to this role, you must be:
*A Qualified Accountant (CCAB) with an awareness of project delivery, ideally within a construction and development setting
*An Advanced Excel user
*A first-class communicator, both written and verbal.

As an employer with an excellent reputation, this role will attract high-calibre candidates. If the right candidate is found, the closing date will be brought forward - do not delay in submitting your application if you meet the above criteria.