Financial Analyst / Business Partner £55,000- £65,000

Posted 12 January 2023
Salary £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Contact NameMiles Gallagher

Job description

Our Client

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting a Senior Finance Analyst / Business Partner for a highly profitable £300mil t/o FMCG company based near High-Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. (Hybrid)

The role

Working in a fast-paced Finance dept., this is a high-profile role positioned at the core of our client's operations, fostering a business partnering approach to provide financial insights and support to retail decision making. The Senior Finance Analyst / Business Partner will be key in driving process understanding, budgeting, forecasting, financial appraisal, and analysis and reporting; whilst building strong relationships with key stakeholders, highlighting opportunity and risk, and driving change.

Key Responsibilities

  • Business partner; providing analytical support, investment appraisal, Revenue/cost/contribution analysis to drive fast and relevant decision making
  • Prepare function specific reporting, KPI analysis, and insights into the key drivers of performance
  • Build/maintain intuitive dashboards using Tableau/Alteryx; to promote automation & self-serve
  • Produce qualitative and quantitative analysis including customer behavior, industry trends, competition, spatial analytics and staffing needs
  • Interpret and understand complex data and translating this into value driven insight
  • Represent analytics team, driving agenda through first class support, during budgeting/forecasting (including development of models) and month end meetings
  • Gather and maintain accurate and up-to-date records of data; and remain attuned to developments in the area
  • Work to tight deadlines, delivering outstanding level of credibility; reliability; completeness and accuracy

About You:

  • Qualified Analyst (CIMA, ACCA OR MBA) with demonstrable industry experience; vast proven analytical/dashboarding experience
  • Ability to rapidly and thoroughly understand the environment in which you will operate (people, applications, technology, process), to support faster decision making
  • Ability to interpret and understand data, identify trends/and patterns
  • Professional communication skills: ability to build strong relationships across broad level of stakeholders
  • Strong planning, organising and time management skills, accuracy, and adherence to deadlines

What You Will Receive In Return

  • Annual bonus (15%), Training and support packages to further your career
  • Opportunities to move within the Finance team and across the global group
  • Exposure to all levels of the business including the Executive Board

Senior Financial Analyst / Business Partner - High Wycombe (Hybrid) - £55000 - £65000 + 15% bonus

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.