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Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner

Salary: £40,000-£50,000

Location: Manchester

Duration: Permanent

Sellick Partnership has been engaged to recruit a Finance Business Partner for a growing and dynamic financial services company based in Manchester. This profitable division is part of a listed and world leading organisation which has gone from strength to strength. The division has seen significant growth over the past few years and will now be looking to further advance through organic growth as well as via acquisitions.

This role is available at an exciting time and the successful candidate will play a major part in supporting the business by providing insightful commercial financial analysis to inform business decisions and business planning.

Duties include:-

  • Support the business by providing insightful financial analysis and commentary, working with other business and finance teams across the Manchester and regional sites.
  • Support the Financial Planning and Analysis Manager in delivering the annual financial planning process and regular re-forecasting, working alongside the business.
  • Contribute to the delivery of all internal monthly commentaries and operational reporting.
  • Partner with the business to identify opportunities to increase the information available and to present this according to stakeholder requirements.
  • Respond to ad-hoc queries and information requests as required.

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) coming from a similar commercial, financial planning and analysis (FP&A) and/or business partner role ideally with previous financial services industry experience.

The individual in this role needs to have strong analytical skills, business partnering and influencing skills in order to be a success in a complex area of the business with multiple stakeholders. You will have a creative and innovative approach to problem solving and analysis; delivery orientated - able to work in pressurised environments, meet multiple deadlines and manage own priorities.

You will also be able to demonstrate business acumen and ability to gain knowledge across the breadth of a variety of functions. Good communication skills - able to translate financial information and create successful business relationships. You will also be able to take a 'big picture' view with demonstrable internal consultancy and influencing skills, while possessing a keen eye for the detail.

We are looking for someone with sparkle, drive & energy to come in and really drive some significant improvement. You will need to be driven, inquisitive and have a desire to succeed and improve. This is a very exciting opportunity for an ambitious and passionate candidate to forge a career in a highly successful developing business. You can expect to progress quickly within the organisation if performing well within the role and adding value.

Personal and professional development from the owners is a key priority and there will be scope to grow within this role and to help shape and nurture the team. The position is ideal for someone looking for a role with significant breadth, and exposure directly to senior leadership.

Furthermore, they operate a blended flexible working model, allowing choice, freedom, and flexibility as to where, when and how you work, balancing personal, team and client requirements.

If you consider yourself to be a committed, career driven professional who can demonstrate the above experience and who would welcome the stimulus of this commercial finance post then we would be pleased to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Jonathan Moss at Sellick Partnership on 0161 834 1642.

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