Cherry Professional are working with a leading organisation based near Nottingham City Centre to recruit a value adding Finance business Partner. Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Finance Business Partner will play a key part in broadening Finance's role within the business, advising key stakeholders on a daily basis.
The Finance Partner role is a key position within the Group Finance Team. This is a diverse role and would suit an individual looking to gain broad experience in a commercial environment. The role includes significant exposure to the FD, CFO and CEO and opportunities for future progression and development. We are looking for a driven individual who wants to develop themselves and their career in a dynamic, fast paced environment.
This successful candidate has a tremendous opportunity to have an influential role across all elements of the business, and the ability to positively impact performance as the business moves through an exciting redesign of its product and strategy over the coming 12-24 months. Furthermore, this role is a great stepping stone for individuals wanting to broaden their skill set to move towards a Senior Finance Business Partner or Financial Controller role.
*Act as a strategic business partner to drive long-term profitability
*Provide overall visibility on the commercial performance of the market to enhance management decision making
*Leading engagement with the business on the preparation of the annual budget and quarterly forecasting
*Preparation of business cases to evaluate new propositions and proposals
* Promote understanding of the financial impact and commercial drivers on business decisions, providing recommendations where required
* Key financial processes including month end close, monthly forecasting, annual budgeting, financial control and governance. Responsibility for ensuring month end is performed accurately and effectively in line with divisional policies, and for drawing out the key trends within and across all areas of the business.
The successful applicant will be fully qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with a strong level of commercial understanding and business acumen gained in commercially focused roles in a corporate environment. You will possess a strategic mind-set, with the gravitas to challenge the norm and influence at a senior level. Experience working within the Retail or FMCG sectors or in an international business would be an advantage, however this is not essential.
On offer is the opportunity to join a market leading, international organisation who continue to go from strength-to-strength in their market, who can offer career development and an excellent working environment.
Salary on offer is up to £45,000 + 15% Bonus + Healthcare + Flexible working + Other benefits
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Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.