Senior Finance Business Partner

Christopher Benn Limited
£65000 per annum + Circa
21 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Exciting new opportunity for a Senior Finance Business Partner to join a dynamic team, the successful candidate will provide pro-active support, advice and challenge for all strategic decision making. The ideal candidate will have qualified with the Big 4 and have moved into a commercial company. Responsibilities: Support HCV Commercial Director and the Brand Team in relation to all financial aspects to deliver sales and margin commitments. Provide commercial challenge and reasoning for the Brand Team decision making and strategy development to ensure resources are deployed, and actions taken, in a way which maximises benefit for stakeholders. In conjunction with the Brand Team, develop sales and expense planning forecasts, ensuring rationale and logic of assumptions used to calculate forecasts stand up to scrutiny and challenge. Actively participate in the Demand Management and Sales and Operations Planning process to ensure robust sales forecasting delivers an accurate supply replenishment plan to maintain optimum stock levels and continuous customer supply. Contribute to the contracts and tendering processes. Manage the month-end close process for expenditures associated with the Brand Team. Knowledge Experience Experience of working in a commercial environment Experience of working in a matrix environment SAP experience. Excellent Excel skills Graduate or equivalent Qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA preferred) or equivalent Professional, accountable, high energy and collaborative team player Strong communication and interpersonal skills Ability to work in a fast-paced, high pressure and changing environment in an autonomous manner. Should your details be suitable for the role you are responding to, you will be contacted. In the event your details are not suitable, Christopher Benn may retain them and contact you regarding future vacancies. Christopher Benn will not submit your details to a client without your prior knowledge. Christopher Benn Ltd is an established Consultancy specialising in Finance and Commercial recruitment. We provide a consistently high level of service based upon understanding your requirement and your career objectives. To discuss your next move, forward your CV via this website and one of our qualified consultants will call you. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Please note that we are unable to sponsor visa or work permit applications. Please note that due to the high volumes of applications received we are not able to consider applications for candidates that fall outside the criteria specified. This job was originally posted as