Posted: 72 days ago

Finance Business Partner

Salary: £47,500

Location: MK44

Job type: Permanent

Category: Finance


Are you analytical and inquisitive with a pro-active approach to meet both internal and external customer needs? Do you have a high attention to detail and the ability to challenge information and documents? The Finance Business Partner is a key role in ensuring finance is top of mind and considered before decisions are made that effect our financial results. The Finance Business Partner will provide strong level of financial insight and understanding that influences decisions made within the business streams. They will provide operational finance support to both financial and non-financial staff. This includes developing a strong understanding of all departments including the key cost drivers and reporting requirements to improve financial performance. You’ll provide insight to functional cost owners to ensure decision making is based on a commercial understanding helping to develop and imbed functional strategic plans over 1 – 3 year plans and be able to translate them into robust budgets and forecasts. Who are we looking for – is this me? You will provide a broad and comprehensive service to the finance function, delivered with commerciality, pace and pragmatism. You will be finance improvement champion to continually challenge our approach and promote best practice working collaboratively with the Group accounting manager to ensure reports are continually improved and forecasts are collaboratively produced. Will I like working for Autoglass? Culture is important to us here at Autoglass® so a curious gene is a must. You will be someone who constantly asks why and comes up with innovative solutions, has a hunger to constantly improve the way things are done and as a people person, you will be comfortable with working with a range of business experts and senior managers. Our values mean a lot to us and we are looking for someone who embodies these. Genuine, Collaborative, Caring and Driven are at the core of all our employees and everything we do is about ensuring we get it right first time for our customers, so it is important that this resonates with you. Based in our Head Office in Cardington, Bedford, we're looking for a Finance BP to work flexibly in a busy environment, handling a demanding workload whilst maintaining operational focus. Candidates should be ACCA/.CIMA Qualified, with 1 or 2 years post experience, as well as AAT Qualified. Experience of Oracle would be advantageous