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Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    East London

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance, Senior Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension + benefits

  • Contact:

    Andy Myerson

  • Contact email:

    andym@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008753_1606482337

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-27

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

A Finance Business Partner is sought by one of the UK's most prestigious Higher Education establishments. A clear leader in their niche, they operate across various London-based sites and have a reputation for academic excellence that is recognised around the world.

The role of Finance Business Partner reports into the Head of FP&A and will support the Estates & Operations teams manage their significant Capital & Revenue budgets. Specific duties include:

  • Assist with the preparation of budgets, forecasts and monthly management accounts;
  • Provide analysis & commentary to influence and guide decision-making;
  • Identify issues / opportunities; devise, suggest & implement remedial actions;
  • Work with the Financial Accounting team to ensure all financial information is accurate;
  • Build strong relationships with all finance & non-finance stakeholder including the Deans;
  • A list of ad hoc projects to support senior members of the finance team.

The ideal candidate for the role of Finance Business Partner will:

  • Be a fully qualified accountant;
  • Have experience of working in an Estates team or a similar housing / property background;
  • Have demonstrable experience in budgeting, forecasting and capital project accounting;
  • Enjoy collecting, analysing & interpreting large amounts of data;
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and the ability to deliver to stakeholders at all levels.