Senior Finance Business Partner

Fareham Permanent £90,000 - £100,000 per year
  • Financial Services
  • Must have managerial experience

About Our Client

A growing business in the Financial Services industry

Job Description

  • Build strong trusted relationships with business leaders, manage complex priorities, and provide commercial and financial guidance to support delivery of the client's vision
  • Work with the wider Finance team to create and provide insightful management information backed up by meaningful analysis for our Products and Services across multiple jurisdictions
  • Use solid financial knowledge and business insight to interpret data, draw conclusions, provide insights and make proactive recommendations that deliver results, define improvements, and influence the leadership team
  • Support the leadership team, their Products and Functions in the preparation of the annual budget and periodic forecasts ensuring appropriate challenge in establishing stretch but achievable targets
  • Be a Finance representative on Product boards
  • Support the leadership team in implementing actions from management information, articulate complex financial information in an easy to understand manner, without the use of complex financial jargon
  • Ensure appropriate, forward looking decision support is provided to stakeholders
  • Stay informed of relevant industry and market intel for all products and jurisdictions to assess and report on current market trends and identifying opportunities that can be ceased
  • Be proactive in identifying areas for improvement, and driving forward change and efficiencies
  • Develop and implement opportunities for operational efficiencies using analytical insight and work with the Finance peers on projects as required
  • Enhance the management reporting suite
  • Management and mentoring of staff

The Successful Applicant

  • The ideal candidate will have proven previous experience in a senior Finance role, preferably in a business partnering role for a large and complex organisation
  • Strong ability to manage multiple priorities, business lines and regions.
  • Proven experience in financial planning and analysis
  • Demonstrable ability to influence senior personnel within large organisation and help non-finance stakeholders understand their performance and consequent actions
  • Preferably hold a relevant professional qualification (ACCA, ACA or CIMA) with significant experience in business partnering and delivering commercial value
  • Exposure to financial services, in particular fund services business will be an added advantage
  • Sound technical accounting and reporting experience
  • Computer literacy and advanced Excel skills are essential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required to develop close working relationships with colleagues, clients and business contacts
  • Uses active listening skills to communicate data (both written and verbal) in a clear, concise, and unambiguous manner. Adjusting styles for various audiences to articulate finance issues clearly
  • People management experience

What's on Offer

A competitive salary and benefits package

Paul Parker
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Phone number
02380 682201

Job summary

Job function
Banking & Financial Services
Accountancy & Finance
Financial Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Paul Parker
Consultant phone
02380 682201
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