Finance Business Partner

Antony James Recruitment Ltd are delighted to have partnered with a leading Public Service client based in Hockley, Southend, in recruiting a Finance Business Partner.

About the role:

Reporting into the Head of Financial Operations, you will provide the opportunity to build a strong personal brand across the business. You’ll play a key role challenging the business and providing financial and strategic support to achieve profitable growth.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be part of the finance business partner team, driving commercial innovation, setting vision and direction for allocated division
  • Be a strategic business partner by conducting detailed P&L analysis to support long-term development strategy
  • Produce insightful management information to support the business plan
  • Analyse key KPIs and P&L performance to provide high quality insight to the business, helping to identify potential areas for margin improvement
  • Achieve personal targets to improve the profitability of the business and consistently seek to identify opportunities for margin improvement through evaluating options around revenue growth, cost reduction and improved efficiency
  • Review and oversee the monthly management accounts for your allocated business units, analysing trends and performance for monthly business reviews, including development of KPIs
  • Develop and prepare monthly KPI reporting and Operational Review packs

Skills and Experience

  • Qualified/ part qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA with proven track record of operational finance support (or equivalent combination of relevant alternative professional qualification and relevant financial experience)
  • Advanced knowledge of using MS Excel including Power Query and Power Pivot
  • Experience of developing and preparing reports and dashboards in Power BI
  • Experience of working as a finance business partner, ideally with a large government contractor delivering people focused services
  • Confident and highly competent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Able to prepare and present complex financial information in a simple and meaningful way
  • Exceptional attention to detail and analytical skills. Able to see the big picture as well as operating in the minutiae.

Salary: £50k to £55k DOE

Schedule: Monday to Friday (Hybrid).

Ability to commute/relocate:

Hockley, Essex: Reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

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