Marketing Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Marketing Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Reference: CG1502MFBO_1615828511
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2021 17:15

Job Description

Our client, a local employer of choice and dynamic, award-winning enterprise, is looking to source a confident and credible Finance Business Partner to work closely with the Commercial and Marketing teams.

You'll be responsible for providing value-adding decision support and insight, that will help push forward strategically crucial business initiatives. The successful candidate must, therefore, have a proven track record in partnering effectively with non-finance, ideally a marketing function and be well versed driving the business change agenda.

Main duties include:
* Acting as efficient and trusted business partner for Commercial, Insight and Marketing teams
* Driving improvements in reporting, processes and systems
* Management reporting on analysis of overheads and marketing expenditure, challenging the status quo and identifying opportunities to improve financial performance
* Preparing the annual budget and re-forecasts
* Analysing and tracking marketing spend
* Providing ad hoc and regular analysis to influence management decisions
* Building strong relationships across the finance team and wider business
* Line managing one direct report

Key skills & experience required:
* Qualified ACCA/CIMA with advanced Excel and generally systems savvy
* Proven business partnering
* Excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills
* Naturally analytical and inquiring mind
* Proactive approach to problem solving
* Demonstrates clear drive and determination to achieve results
* Champions and supports change, comfortable working in an evolving environment
* Confident leader, enjoys mentoring and developing others
* Clear commercial nous and business acumen

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious, astute and engaging Finance Business Partner to join a highly sought after business, that offers a fun, flexible and people-focused culture and will undoubtedly present plenty of progression prospects in future.

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