We are looking for an experienced and fully qualified Finance Business Partner for a recognised Retail business within the Beauty and Cosmetics space.
As Finance Business Partner your responsibility will be to support the Head of FP&A. Your day-to-day will include the preparation and review of the monthly management accounts, re-estimates and ad-hoc cost analysis and developing relationships with stakeholders to become a trusted adviser. Deliver insight linking financial reports to business strategies.
We are ideally looking for a fully qualified accountant with previous experience in management accounting and business partnering, someone with the ability to work in a busy environment with strong interpersonal skills.
The role is offered on a hybrid basis and will based a couple of days from Harlow and 1 from the London headquarters. You will get 2 days working from home.
Key responsibilities: (but not limited to)
Prepare periodic budgets, forecasts and 3- and 5-year business plans.
Prepare and distribute with commentary monthly management accounts.
Model new initiatives and deliver business cases (Suitability, Feasibility, Acceptability analysis, ROI, IRR and Payback calculation).
Provide insight to support the company's senior management in their decisions.
Prepare any other ad hoc reporting.
Fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
A background in Retail/E-commerce/Distribution would be an advantage but not essential
Proven background working within Finance including management accounts and business partnering
Strong IT skills including advanced Excel
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Confident in managing relationships with key stakeholders
Highly organised with the ability to manage own workload
Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.