Junior Finance Business Partner
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 06/12/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06010-0010969335


Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently looking to recruit a Junior Finance Business Partner to join an exciting Hospitality business experiencing huge growth based in North Bristol. For the right person the client is offering a very competitive:

£25,000 - £28,000 plus study support for CIMA/ACCA

Role responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Working to ensure timely and accurate completion of monthly management accounts ensuring integrity, accuracy, consistency and providing clear visibility of the financial health of the business units
  • Supporting with the accurate accounting on accrued and deferred income on a monthly basis, with clear visibility and communication to the business on non-current debt
  • Understanding and challenging current business practice, identifying and implementing initiatives to improve process and deliver business growth objectives.
  • Partnering with the business leads to prepare full annual budgets and periodic forecasts
  • Support business development/sales teams identify, track, review and financially appraise the sales pipeline
  • Close working relationship with internal stakeholders to ensure accurate and timely billing, efficient payroll reporting and driving improvements in the working capital.
  • Being pro-active in identifying and implementing added value opportunities.
  • Detailed financial analysis and presentation of financial information to support decision making
  • Ad hoc analysis and presentation of complex financial information in response to senior management requests
  • Work closely with the Divisional senior management to help drive business performance and provide high quality financial information
  • Develop and report KPI's relevant to the business.
  • Support operations teams with cost management of client contract costs
  • Identify and drive financial efficieny ensuring the correct allocation of the Division's resources
  • Provide objective challenge to the Division's performance and plans
  • Provide forward looking insight utilising experience of the past and utilising financial and business skills.
  • Underrtake contract profitability analysis, providing insight to Operations on opportunities and risks
  • Develop business cases and support the bid process for new business
  • Support business adhereance to group financial governance processes

Person specification:

  • ACCA, ACA, CIMA part qualified, or studying towards a qualification.
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Influential and motivational leadership capability.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment and ability to prioritise a changing workload and use initiative
  • Good communication skills with the ability to present complex financial information
  • Effective at operating in a matrix environment
  • High level of integrity with a commitment to embedding a strong governance culture
  • Previous business partnering experience and knowledge of the sales pipeline/bid process would be advantageous
  • A hardworking individual with lots of energy, who can deliver high quality work to tight reporting deadlines and demonstrate desire to progress within the company
  • Able to produce concise and informative reporting under tight deadlines

For the right person the client is offering a very competitive:

£25,000 - £28,000 plus study support for CIMA/ACCA

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Permanent
  • Location: Bristol, Bristol
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 06/12/2019

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