Assistant Finance Business Partner

Invictus Group
£25,000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A leading Engineering Service Provider is looking for an experienced Assistant Finance Business Partner to join their Blackburn team. The salary being offered is up to £25,000 per annum The role will be supporting the Senior Facilities Manager on the portfolio. This will be working on two large trophy buildings in the City of London Key Responsibilities include: •The “face of Finance” at the local level – communicating to / from the Operating Contract to Finance •Assist business partner with partnering with the Contract teams by providing financial information and interpretation, undertaking proactive analytical and other investigations, contributing to developing a better understanding of the business and improving operational performance •Provide accounting, reporting and all necessary financial support for the sector / contract •Balance sheet and Cash flow forecasting •Assist in the production of the Medium term Cash Budgets for the Central Finance Team •Work with contract management to ensure that plans, budgets and forecasts for the contract are both challenging and achievable •Shape and manage performance KPI’s •Source and inform the central team of the specific requirements and specifications of the sector / contract •Assist with the delivery of all financial processes to their BU •Provide proactive input into contract negotiations and contract decision making initiatives •Attend contract / sector committees and meetings as required, including meetings with the client •Intervene where required to support compliance and alignment objectives. •Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities •Drive for value at the bottom line, with a focus on revenue enhancement / protection and on cost saving opportunities •Monthly management accounts in line with current accounting standards •Owners of P&L and Cashflow The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following: •Studying towards qualification (CIMA, ACCA) •Previous relevant experience in a Finance Business Partner role •Good financial & commercial acumen •Ability to analyse complex data with accuracy •Good communicator and strong inter-personal skills •Excellent problem solving, analytical and customer service skills •Excellent planning & administration skills •Being open to innovation and new ways of working •Innovative thinking and can do attitude •Strong IT skills with excellent working knowledge of ERP system e.g SAP •MS Office including Excel, Word and Powerpoint For further information or to discuss your application please contact Jade at The InVictus Group on 0207 397 5301 This job was originally posted as