Supporting an international portfolio of blue chip clients, this market-leading Retail group has built an enviable reputation for excellence, service and delivering a broad range of business solutions to global customers. On-going development of key market sectors, services and client base, alongside profitable growth have seen the organisation develop a global reputation for excellence and service quality. A new opportunity now exists for a 2:1/1st class graduate qualified accountant to join the team as a Senior Finance Business Partner. With a remit to provide a business partnering and bid support service to Operations, a broad and varied brief includes:
•Driving preparation & presentation of monthly reporting, quarterly forecasts & annual budgets
•Pro-active commercial engagement in the portfolio lifecycle ensure commercially sound bids, effective assignment & working capital management, project risk mitigation from bid to close
•Reviewing portfolio risk to highlight issues & provide commercially robust solutions
•Leading financial, commercial & structural changes within the team
•Ownership of client reporting requirements concerning portfolio spend & savings
•Involvement in ad-hoc divisional finance & corporate projects
As a 2:1/1st class graduate and qualified accountant, you will have previously been in a commercial finance role with evidence of financial business partnering, reporting and analysis experience gained within an international blue chip environment. The role demands proven stakeholder engagement, outstanding interpersonal skills, man-management ability and the character to drive a portfolio of projects from a financial perspective. Excellent long-term career opportunities available.
Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; HR - Human Resources & Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.
- 2:1 or 1st class Graduate
- ACA CIMA ACCA : Qualified