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Commercial Finance Business Partner - Operations & Strategic

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Nikhil Jethwa
  • Contact Email: nikhilj@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 21 December 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011902_1669024611


COMMERCIAL FINANCE BUSINESS PARTNER (OPERATIONS) - FMCG - £65-70K + 15% BONUS - LONDON

I am exclusively partnered with one of Britain's most iconic brands who boast an incredible operation and are now looking to add an Operational Finance Business Partner due to recent expansion.

The Operational Finance Business partner will act as the inquisitor between Finance and the Operations teams by providing key financial analysis that plays a major impact to commercial decision making. As part of the Commercial Finance team, your role will contribute to the success of company's operational performance and implementing strategic initiatives on profitability and revenue.

You will present financial insight, support and challenge Operational departments by strengthening working relationships and influencing stakeholders for effective decision making. You will review financial results and work with various business models, strategic initiatives and understanding economic conditions to help structure future business performance.

You will lead the operational quarterly forecast process and understand key drivers for cost variances, analysing risks and opportunities and assess revenue and profitable ideas with suggestions to help drive the business forward.

This is an incredible Commercial Finance opportunity for somebody who is looking to play a direct and impactful role in a forward-thinking environment with plenty of opportunities for future progression.

To be successful in this role you will be:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
  • Industry experience in an analytical/commercial finance role within Consumer/Retail/FMCG or a B2C business
  • Analytical mindset with effective interpersonal skills
  • Strong presentation, influential and communication abilities
  • Strong user of MS Excel and Powerpoint
  • Previous experience with Power BI is desirable