I am looking for a driven, qualified individual to become a Financial Business Partner within a highly creative and globally listed business. This Company has been growing and developing over several years; they are looking for a vivacious and enthusiastic candidate to come and join their team.
This role will be responsible for partnering with the Finance team of a number of EMEA markets to aid in the completion and review for monthly, forecast and Budget reporting cycles.
The successful candidate will be joining a company where your talents are praised and are encouraged to improve and develop a vast sill set. This amazing position is a wonderful career move; you would have the opportunity to deal with senior people and see first-hand how a successful business grows.
Use insights to advise on decisions to reduce cost, and increase profit and revenue, balancing financial performance with the customer value proposition;
Monitoring the accuracy of documents through analysing and interpreting financial statement information;
Develop plans and actions with the business to achieve strategy through negotiation knowledge sharing and offering challenging advice;
Identify and solve Key balance sheet and P&L reporting issues;
Financial change, improving processes and systems;
Pro Responsible for a number of EMEA markets, completing the following functions:
Partnering with the local country finance function, gaining in-depth knowledge of country issues and developing strong relationships and being seen as a key finance business partner;
Analyse monthly/budget/forecast results, preparing commentary for senior global and regional stakeholders.
Provide training in consolidation software and accounting advice to local finance teams;
Provide support to the Senior Regional Finance Personnel;
Keep the Senior Regional Finance Personnel updated on all matters of significance - key aspect 'no surprises'.
Key Skills: -
Experience with consolidation software;
Familiarity with financial controls and strong IFRS experience;
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and develop relationships;
High level of analytic skills and financially astute;
Comfortable handling large amounts of data in Excel and proficient in Excel use;
Foreign languages a distinct advantage though not essential;
Forward thinking, confidently voicing new ideas to improve processes.