Finance Business Partner - Leading FMCG Brand
A Commercial Finance Business Partner in an award winning local business
This is a really exciting opportunity with a leading FMCG brand in Burton, Derby
Large FMCG, market leading brand with well known products. Winner of Top Employer award 6 years running, and received an award for promoting well being and mental health awareness at work. This is a non-corporate environment with a really good social working culture. Derby based.
The Finance Business Partner will work closely with Sales teams to promote accountability and to challenge and inform decision making. You will be responsible for the budgets and forecasts, overseeing the P+L, looking into market data and historical trends, and support the delivery of annual targets. You will be working with senior stakeholders and will be expected to hold your own whilst being a diplomatic and effective advisor.
You will support Senior Management in driving to identify opportunities to improve profitability through analysis and identification of trends, re-negotiating contracts and bad debt recovery. You will review period end close procedures and balance sheet reconciliation.
The successful Finance Business Partner must be qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA), technically astute, ideally working within retail or FMCG with commercial exposure to sales and marketing. This role would suit a candidate who is 1-3 years post qualified, including those looking for a first move from practice if you have the get up and go to learn quickly and the credibility to challenge senior stakeholders.
£40,000 - 50,000 + bonus and competitive benefits including flexible holiday use and 8% pension