Finance Business Partner
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 18/05/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06120-0010812999


Robert Half, Finance & Accounting is pleased to be partnering with a market leader in the fast moving consumable goods sector. Their brand is world renowned, well established and has a reputation for developing talent.

Due to growth they now look to recruit a Finance Business Partner to provide financial decision support to the leadership teams and generate commercial financial insight to ensure the delivery and exceeding targets.

Finance Business Partner / Northampton / £35,000 - £40,000


  • Take ownership of financial KPIs across the Commercial function
  • Review business performance reports and provide detailed analysis and commentary to support the decision making process
  • Monitor commercial teams performance and variance against the agreed plan, providing detailed trend analysis and exception reporting
  • Drive cost controllership, bringing deep understanding of cost drivers to monitor & optimise commercial spend effectiveness
  • Support commercial teams in all financial aspects of initiatives and projects using established financial evaluation tools (i.e. investment evaluation)


  • It is essential the candidate is studying towards a professional qualification or newly qualified (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA)
  • Strong communication skills - able to push back, add value and support stakeholders with ongoing projects
  • High degree of commercial acumen
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Able to work within tight deadlines
  • Results orientated, with a desire to succeed

The Company

Based in Northampton, the organisation is well-respected, an employer of choice and at the forefront of its industry.

Salary & Benefits

The role of Finance Business Partner is paying between £35,000 - £40,000 + bonus and first class benefits.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

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