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Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner

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  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

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  • Salary:

    £350 - £465 per day

  • Contact:

    Wasim Yousuf

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  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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  • Consultant:

    Wasim Yousuf

One of the UK's largest councils are looking for a commercially focused Finance business partner to support several Support units. You will be a self-starter and have the drive and energy this role requires to devise not only a long-term strategy for the finance team in these areas.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support various budget holders to ensure effective financial control
  • Adopt a truly commercial approach and provide effective customer service
  • Review current processes and make recommendations where necessary
  • Identify any potential business opportunities and highlight any risks
  • Review and create any investment appraisals
  • Ensure that all business units plan effectively to ensure financial efficiency
  • Develop a strong reporting framework for key areas
  • Advise on any technical finance matters
  • Develop reporting tools for budgets and forecasts

Key requirements:

  • Relevant qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Experience within a similar role
  • Extensive knowledge of financial frameworks within complex organisations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to partner with several stakeholders at any given time
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Local Council experience is essential