Finance Business Partner
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 04/12/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  RF050411


Robert Half Finance and Accounting have been engaged by a leading business outside of Glasgow who are looking for a finance business partner. The role will be based in the the head office of the business but there will be travel involved across different sites from time to time.

The Finance Business Partner will be an effective partner to the wider business, providing full support, challenge, expertise and a clear framework as appropriate.

Key Duties

  • Partner with internal stakeholders by providing robust financial information and interpretation
  • Undertake proactive investigation, to develop a better understanding of the business and to provide operational performance
  • Provide expert accounting, reporting and all necessary financial expertise for the sector/contract
  • Balance sheet and cash flow forecasting
  • Assist in the production of the medium term cash budgets
  • Work with contract management to ensure that plans, budgets and forecasts for the contract are both challenging and achievable
  • Partner with the contracts to shape and manage performance KPI's
  • Provide proactive input into new contract negotiations and contract decision making initiatives
  • Attend contract/sector committees and meetings as required, in, including meetings with clients
  • Intervene where required to support compliance and alignment objectives
  • Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement/protection and on cost saving opportunities


  • ACCA/CIMA/ICAS Qualified with relevant post qual experience.
  • Previous relevant experience in a Finance Business or a commercial finance role
  • Strong financial & commercial acumen
  • Ability to analyse complex data accuracy
  • Great communication
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and customer service skills
  • Excellent planning & admin skills
  • Innovating thinking with can do attitude

Salary and benefits

The salary banding for the role will be between c. £50,000 - £55,000 plus benefits (considerable pension, private health care etc)

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