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Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samuel Everton

  • Contact email:

    Samuel@kennedypearce.com

  • Job ref:

    FBP1_1653481044

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

The Company

My client is an internationally acclaimed fashion media company based in the West End.

The Role:

Reporting to the Finance Director, you will be responsible for month-end duties and ensuring compliance with internal & external financial regulations. You will help to drive change, improve processes and increase efficiency. There will also be a commercial element with this role with business partnering and stakeholder engagement.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Prepare accurate management account, ensuring that best practice accounting policies are followed.
  • Responsibility for annual budgeting and forecasting process, including forecast revisions throughout the year.
  • Provide timely and accurate management support and analysis, identifying key issues including deviations from budgets and forecast revisions.
  • Monitor and reconcile balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Business partnering support to brand teams.
  • Ad hoc analysis for Senior Management team and Head Office.
  • Work closely alongside the wider Finance team as well as other departments
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of all reporting.
  • Provide support for annual audit process.
  • Bank account approver.
  • Responsible for managing one team member.
  • Provide financial and business expertise to other ad-hoc projects.
  • Opportunity for involvement in systems implementation and upgrades.

Qualifications / Previous experience:

  • A first or 2:1 degree.
  • Newly Qualified ACA (or equivalent), with 1st time exam passes
  • 3-5 years relevant accounting experience
  • Strong communications, influencing and interpersonal skills and a pro-active approach to challenges.

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