Robertson Bell Finance is delighted to be working with a well-known education provider which is currently undergoing a significant period of change and growth. Based in Central London, the Finance Business Partner will join a close-knit team that works across the business to provide crucial advice in regards to efficiencies and long term profitability to key stakeholders. This is an excellent opportunity to add great value and help shape the future direction of this organisation.
Reporting to the Head of Finance Business Partnering this role will offer autonomy to establish and develop key ideas to increase business performance. Other responsibilities are as follows:
*Effective assessment of current working practices within the across the department so that opportunities can be identified to increase profitability
*Working collaboratively with senior stakeholders to develop a strategy to effectively work through the department cost base in order to deliver a recognisable increase in business performance
*Developing relationships and establishing credibility with key stakeholders
*Defining relevant KPI metrics to evaluate performance and identify areas for improvement
*Proactively investigate methods for transforming working practices and costs
*Communicating complex financial information effectively with non finance staff
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, CIPFA or ACCA) who is able to demonstrate a history of building relationships to influence and challenge decision makers. You will need to possess strong experience of business partnering with a focus on cost transformation and risk & opportunity management.