Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH751_1523899103
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2018 18:18

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an international retail organisation based in Central London. Through years of exceptional craftsmanship, my client has secured a reputation for providing beautiful timepieces of the highest quality. This prestigious organisation currently has 4 offices globally and revenues of £110 million; they are now looking to add a Finance Business Partner to oversee a new joint venture. This will initially be a temporary position with the option to stay on permanently. The Finance Business Partner will offer extensive commercial analysis and work closely with senior finance leaders to provide key strategic input. The successful candidate will be fully ACA qualified and must be immediately available.

Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare a corporate strategy and annual businessplan and monitor progress against these plans to ensure the company attains its objectives
  • Work with the CEO and CFO on the strategic vision including fostering and cultivating stakeholder relationships
  • Managing 2 finance analysts
  • Production of board packs with full variance analysis and forecasting
  • Production of accurate budgets across the whole company
  • Ensure effective systems and controls are in place to support all financial activities for joint venture
  • Advise the board on strategic plans within the businessand be proactive in driving plans forward to achieve goals
  • Full control of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting function

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must be immediately available
  • Must have prior retail/wholesale and ecommerce experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills