Finance Business Partner

Interim/Temporary/Contract
Central London,
£50-60k

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Description

Our client, a global business within the telecommunications industry is looking for a Finance Business Partner to join their team on an initial 12 month basis with the likelyhood of a permanent role upon completion.

Duties

Based in Central London the responsibilities of the role will include but not be limited to:

  • Deliver timely and accurate management information and support the business in delivering the budgets and forecast, communicating with the business on trends, drivers and other movements.
  • Support, challenge and influence the business in understanding the financial implications of key commercial decisions.
  • Ensure that business requirements are understood, communicated and reflected in reporting and analysis.
  • Report on performance and drive action to facilitate achievement of business & financial objectives. Provide analysis and advice on cost drivers, KPIs and measures.
  • Ensure that the financial processes and controls are well understood and communicated. Monitor compliance to ensure robust financial control environment and to ensure consistency.
  • Identify cost efficiency opportunities and lead execution in partnership with business unit executives.
  • Work with the wider finance team to drive continuous improvement in the use of the company’s finance processes & systems e.g. forecasting cycles and budget process.
  • Liaise with finance colleagues in financial control to consider regulatory, capital accounting and tax implications.

The successfull candidate will likely:

  • Be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Have demonstrable business partnering experience
  • Prior telco’s experience is a bonus
  • Strong communication skills with the confidence to liaise with and influence senior stakeholders