Finance Business Partner - Leading FMCG Brand

Job Title: Finance Business Partner - Leading FMCG Brand
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 14016689/001_1564664436
Contact Name: Gabrielle Martin
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2019 14:00

Job Description

A Commercial Finance Business Partner in an award winning local business

This is a really exciting opportunity with a leading FMCG brand in Derby

Client Details

Large FMCG, market leading brand with well known products. Winner of Top Employer award 6 years running, and received an award for promoting well being and mental health awareness at work. This is a non-corporate environment with a really good social working culture. Derby based.


The Finance Business Partner will work closely with operations to promote accountability and to challenge and inform decision making. You will be responsible for the budgets and forecasts, overseeing the P+L, looking into market data and historical trends, and support the delivery of month end.

You will support Senior Management in driving to identify opportunities to improve profitability through analysis and identification of trends, re-negotiating contracts and bad debt recovery. You will review period end close procedures and balance sheet reconciliation.


The successful Finance Business Partner must be qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA), technically astute, ideally working within retail or FMCG with commercial exposure. This role would suit a candidate who is 1-3 years post qualified, including those looking for a first move from practice if you have the get up and go to learn quickly and the credibility to challenge senior stakeholders.

Job Offer

£40,000 - 45,000 + bonus and competitive benefits