R0046231 Senior Business Partner

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Sara Jackson

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Based in stunning, purpose built offices next to Cambridge station, Thales e-Security Worldwide are recruiting a Commercial Finance Business partner on a 3 month+ basis. Cambridge is the global hub for finance within this 300euro arm of the wider 14bneuro Thales Group.

With double digit growth both current and projected, this is a highly profitable business leading the market in e-Security and investing heavily in new technology.

The role of the Finance Business Partner or specifically the Senior Business Partner - Commercial Operations, is to provide value added business information and highly commercial analysis to 4 critical functions achieved through developing strong working relationships with the Exec team and management level stakeholders.

The role warrants a high level of autonomy, accountability and attention to detail - and is pivotal in both supporting and challenging the global business in order to meet both its tactical and strategic goals

Key responsibilities and Tasks;

  • Reporting and analysis of Business performance and profitability
  • The development of insightful and commercially value adding analysis to support decision making at all levels
  • Leading the development and reporting of functional value metrics
  • Leading the MYB, forecasting and supporting Strategic Business planning

Skills / Experience

  • Advanced Excel - ideally to include VBA/macros
  • Robust and outgoing personality with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Accounting qualification - CIMA, ACA or ACCA
  • Experience in a fast paced, commercial environment

The equivalent permanent role is also being recruited so strong performance in this role could lead to longer term opportunities.

This is a terrific role in a great, high functioning team reporting into a highly engaging and supportive Commercial Finance Director - it really is an outstanding opportunity.