Senior Financial Manager - Strategy and Business Partnering

Edinburgh Temporary £350 - £400 per day
  • Long term, interim day rate opportunity
  • Remote/ Edinburgh based

About Our Client

Leading organisation in Edinburgh.

Job Description

Assist the CFO and HoF with:

* the development of a medium to long term financial strategy for the organisation

* engaging with senior colleagues to extract their views on the strategic direction

* a review of other strategic policies (e.g. estates strategy, digital strategy, people strategy) so that they can be linked to the financial strategy

* a review of income streams to ensure pricing is set correctly to recover costs

* a review business case process and how the finance team can support business areas in drafting them

* a review and improve the budget setting process (the five-year Corporate Plan, spending reviews and quarterly budget reviews)

Provide support to the finance business partnering team with the development and delivery of budget management training and guidance to budget liaison officers and budget holders in business units across the organisation.

The Successful Applicant

* Qualified Accountant

* Track record of delivery in a senior finance role

* Excellent project management and organisational skills

* A good understanding of strategic issues when developing medium to long term planning

* Extensive experience in finance business partnering, budget preparation, monitoring and forecasting

* Experience in implementing change and improvements in finance teams

* Strong verbal and written communication skills and confidence in dealing with a range of people at all levels

* Excellent financial modelling skills

What's on Offer

Excellent day rate is available for the successful candidate for 6 months with possible extensions available.

Alastair Riley
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+44 131 243 2921

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Alastair Riley
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