Finance Business Partner

Salary: Negotiable

Nottinghamshire - Permanent

Posted: 3 weeks ago

Ref: D0035220



You’ve recently your finished your exams and see your future career in commercial finance. You probably see a lot of jobs advertised as Finance Business Partner but there’s still a lot month-end management accounting responsibilities listed in the advert.

This role will is different. It’s a true business partner role. The way that the finance team is structured means that you’ll be joining a sub-team who specialise in providing insight, guidance and financial support to Operations Managers across 100 different locations around the UK. All of the transactional and financial accounting is covered by a different team in the business.

To allow for succession planning, the hiring manager is looking for somebody ambitious. You’ll be newly qualified (or at finalist level) and have a background in commercial analysis; now looking to make the move in to business partnering.




  • Provide insight, guidance and support to Operations Managers across 100 locations
  • Ownership of the P & L for specific regions, making recommendations to drive sales and profitability
  • Work with Business Managers to compile annual budgets and analyse performance against the prior year
  • Attend regional meetings to provide the financial support for business development plans
  • Analysis of the management accountants packs for individual sites and regions, making recommendations and highlighting any areas of concern
  • Preparation of insightful management information to allow non-finance stakeholders to make informed business decisions



  • CIMA / ACA / ACCA Qualified (or finalist level)
  • Strong analysis background (excellent Excel skills required)
  • Confidence to challenge senior stakeholders where required


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