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Senior Finance Business Partner - Lanarkshire

Up to £50k plus £5.2k car allowance and bonus - Accountancy
Ref: 4654 Date Posted: Wednesday 27 May 2020
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Senior Finance Business Partner - Lanarkshire - Salary up to £50k plus £5.2k car allowance and bonus

We have an excellent opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to join our client based in Lanarkshire as a Senior Finance Business Partner. The main purpose of the role is to support key business decisions by providing insightful analysis of competitor and market activity, challenging monthly business performance and making recommendations on Capital spend.

The main remit will include:

  • Assisting with investment proposals - provide input to the formulation of ideas, support, and challenges around the relevant assumptions and options. Ensuring appropriate investment appraisal, monitoring and tracking is in place for all initiatives.
  • Reviewing new product and pricing proposals to ensure they meet the required business targets.
  • Liaising with the Senior Business Partner to deliver key performance metrics (e.g. pricing, sales volumes, service levels, efficiency) and supporting the delivery of strategic objectives.
  • Assessing potential opportunities for business partnerships and analysing market activity to initiate options for new business.
  • Monitoring and communicating financial performance including emerging threats and opportunities at key business management meetings.

Applicants must hold an Accountancy Qualification, have previously worked as a Commercial/Finance Business Partner in a large fast-paced organisation and have excellent written and verbal communication skills to challenge internal stakeholders. A driving licence is essential for this role as the successful candidate will have to travel to sites in Edinburgh and North East England. For further information, please contact Jim Rankine.  on 01698 440335 or email