Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner Key Responsbilities:

  • Assisting the Financial Controller with the reporting of timely and accurate monthly management accounts including income statement, balance sheet, cash flows, variance analysis and commentaries

  • Accounting support to the Sales Director and the Account Managers in new business proposals

  • Using advanced Excel and financial modelling skills to provide business insight on customer profitability on a monthly basis

  • Assistance with production of the annual budget and periodic forecasting
  • Management of the Professional Services timesheet and overtime process to ensure all costs incurred are recharged to customers and reflected correctly within the accounting ledgers

  • Cover for review of monthly payroll and preparation of quarterly VAT returns, Intrastat, EC Sales list

  • Awareness of current financial controls and assistance with improvements where necessary to ensure that robust financial controls are in place and are fully compliant with policies and procedures

  • Any other adhoc duties as required by the Financial Controller


Key Qualities:

  • Able to communicate effectively with strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to multi task and manage multiple tasks simultaneously and ensure deliverables are provided in accordance with business requirements

  • Excellent at time management and able to work to tight deadlines

  • Strong team player, supporting the Sales Director, Account Managers, Sales Support and Finance colleagues

  • Good with numbers and has an eye for detail

  • Proactive and always looking for continuous improvement


Relevant Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) Role may suit someone making their first move from an accountancy practice into a commercial role. (QBE’s will be considered with prior IT industry experience in a similar role.)

  • Advanced Excel user


  • Experience using SalesForce CRM and FinancialForce


Location: Croydon/Bromley

To apply for this position, please send us an email.