finance business partner in watford

20 July 2018
randstad financial & professional, randstad accountancy & finance
job type
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, Benefits
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watford, east of england
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, Benefits
3 years pqe plus
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randstad financial & professional, randstad accountancy & finance
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job description

The role:
A well known and instantly recognisable organisation in the leisure sector is seeking to add a dynamic, polished and qualified Finance Business Partner to their large finance function.

The organisation continues to be a leader in their field and growth in their outlets up and down the UK remains strong.

The successful candidate will be ambitious, having excelled academically, with 2-3 years post qualification (ACA / ACCA or CIMA) experience. You will be a natural leader, with communication skills that allow you to influence at senior levels across various departments. You will be able to demonstrate through experience that you are commercially astute and an expert in your field.

My client has a strong culture of success and internal progression.

- Finance Business partner to the Property department influencing key stakeholders
- Delivering financial analysis that accurately appraises investment decisions and offers clear insights and recommendations
- Analysing and identifying performance and key trends in returns generated across the estate
- Own key expenditure lines, focusing on returns and value for money
- Change management and systems design and implementation.
- Will manage at least one direct report

Skills & Attributes:
- Our department works at a fast pace with demanding internal stakeholders good organisational skills and a cool head are a must.
- Finance managers are expected to demonstrate strong business acumen and excellent interpersonal skills as well as be experts in their field.
- We will expect you to get stuck in and roll up your sleeves: you need to be as happy supporting junior team members as preparing and presenting analysis to senior leadership.
- A "can do" attitude is a must, as well as a desire to overcome obstacles to ensure the best results.
- ACA, CIMA, ACCA qualified accountant
- Enjoy managing, supporting and developing others.
- Advanced excel skills
- A working knowledge of SAP is preferred but not essential
- A desire to grow and progress with the company

Salary & Benefits
My client is offering a market competitive salary, as well as an excellent package.

If you feel you have the right skills and attributes for the position of Finance Analyst in Watford please do not hesitate to apply today or contact Emma Smith on

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003






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