Project Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Project Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 14/05/2019
Reference: 14015897/001_1558107297
Contact Name: Harriet Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2019 16:34

Job Description

  • To prepare transformational project budgets, forecasts to strict deadlines.

  • Business partner with Directors, HoD and PMO to provide them with management information that will ensure that budget targets are met while identifying current and future risks and opportunities.

Client Details

Growing company in South Wales with a large presence. Cardiff City Centre Based. Excellent benefits.


Key responsibilities for the Project Finance Business Partner include:

1. Preparation of Periodic analysis of Projects / Committed Obligation spend.

2. Responsibility for production of an annual Transformation projects budget and quarterly forecast for assigned area or responsibility within the projects remit.

3. Primary point of contact on all financial matter relating to key projects identified by the Head of Finance Projects and planning.

4. Develop key reporting visualisation and dashboards to ensure robust Management Information is supplied to Programme Board, Executive team and other key external stakeholders.

5. Ad hoc duties/analysis as required - to provide support Head of Finance Projects and Planning and CFO

6. Support the preparation of business cases and Investment Proposals.


Essential attributes and qualifications for the project finance business partner include:

  • High educational standard, understanding of all current Accounting issues.
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA)
  • Practical experience working in a pressurised team environment, and an ability to work in that team.
  • Excellent, highly developed analytical skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills and influencing skills at all levels.
  • Flexibility in managing varying workload.
  • Computer literate, (Word, Advanced Excel, Advance Microsoft
  • Working with Others- ensures excellent service delivery by consistently setting good examples. Adapts communications skills to effectively influence outcomes.
  • Strategically Aware- understands the needs of the business and anticipates change.
  • Commercial focus- looks at ways to do things better and add value to the business
  • Customer Orientation- committed to delivering a better service
  • Adaptable- understands and appreciates the differences in people.
  • Analytical- is able to interpret data and implement corrective measures.

Job Offer

The full time permanent project finance business partner role offers:

  • Competetive salary
  • Generous pension
  • Additional benefits for the candidate and their family.