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Senior Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Senior Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: contract
Location: Hatfield
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 15 month FTC
REF: CGSFBP2307_1627048808
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a highly sought after and dynamic industry innovator, is looking to source a top calibre Senior Finance Manager to join its team on an initial contract basis, for 15+ months. Due to the high growth and evolving nature of the business, its highly likely that this opportunity will lead to longer term, if not a permanent opportunity in future.

As part of this 'best in class' finance function, this key role will act as an integral business partner, responsible for providing strategic decision-making support, delivering insight and challenging/supporting the identification of risk and opportunities to drive business performance.

Main duties include:
* Building strong relationships and partner with senior leadership teams for your area, providing insight and challenge to support decision making and implementation of the business plan
* Leading the planning, budgeting and forecasting process
* Developing operational drivers aligned to wider KPIs and metrics
* Partnering the business to develop operational plans
* Leading and developing the team into true business partners, assisting key strategic decisions around people costs/headcount and ad hoc projects
* Advising on business planning assumptions, trade-offs and opportunities including proposition costing, efficiency or ROI

Key experience and skills required:
* ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
* Strong experience of partnering leadership teams in a fast-paced environment
* Excellent commercial acumen and a strategic thinking, able to support the business in making critical decisions
* Demonstrable experience in managing and developing a high performing team
* Continuous improvement skillset, able to drive efficiencies and performance
* Strong communication, capable of building trust and influencing decision making when needed

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.