Finance Business Partner - Group Functions – Insurance

Finance Business Partner - Group Functions – Insurance

Job Title: Finance Business Partner - Group Functions – Insurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £45-55k
Reference: LEKE07485
Contact Name: Lee Kerr
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2017 10:52

Job Description

Finance Business Partner - Group Functions – Insurance

This role supports Head of Corporate development and group functions.  As a senior member of the Finance function you will be acting as the lead Finance contact for assigned business area(s), with a particular focus for this role on the Head Office functions.

You will be required to (but not limited to):

  • Facilitate the production and management of annual budgets/plans and regular reforecasts, ensuring their alignment to the Group’s overall strategy.

  • Understand key drivers of performance and participate in commercial decisions

  • Proactively seek to understand the key drivers of the result and measure overall performance against plan. Act as Finance lead to Heads of Departments, to explain and react to variance analysis and MI

Required Attributes:

  • Qualified accountant with experience of working alongside business functions outside of Finance.
  • Must be able to confidently challenge and influence senior management on their plans including the financial impact of previous and future decisions.
  • Advanced systems skills (in particular MS Excel and Powerpoint).
  • Experience of Financial Planning and Analysis software such as TM1, Cognos and Oracle financials would be an advantage.