Connecting linkedin


Temporary Finance Business Partner

Temporary Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, England

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:


One of the world's largest and most innovative sustainable technology organisations has an urgent requirement for an Interim Finance Business Partner.

This will be an initial 6-month interim contract offering up to £500 p/d inside IR35. Home working initially but will need to travel Hertfordshire.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Support the CPO in the monthly reporting and cost management of the global procurement budget.
  • Produce budget procurement savings targets at an appropriate level of granularity to ensure ownership of the category and sector savings exist at the operational level within the business.
  • Own the definition of "procurement savings" and ensure it is applied consistently and effectively across the Group.
  • Co-ordinate the collation and consolidation of savings reported to each of the sectors monthly. Track savings against budget targets and forecasts.
  • Support and undertake procurement forecasting & modelling to help analyse the impact of scenarios on future savings, cash flow and other key procurement metrics, to inform strategic sourcing decisions.
  • Ensure that Sector finance teams can show the level of savings delivered and how the savings have been utilised against budget assumptions.
  • Support the CPO and procurement leadership team in the production of the procurement strategic plan.
  • Lead appropriate savings performance review meetings with Sector finance and/or procurement teams. Understand and challenge any variance to plan. Identify and report on latest estimate versus plan; risks and opportunities.

Key Requirements:

  • Experience of managing a team.
  • Extensive experience of working to numerous tight deadlines.
  • ACA qualified with first time passes (or equivalent or qualified by experience).
  • Experience of consolidations.
  • Experience of management reporting and budgeting.
  • Sound working knowledge of procurement.
  • IT literate with a good knowledge of Excel.
  • Experience of driving improvements in processes and reporting.

This is an extremely urgent requirement so if it is of interest please give apply immediately and contact to find out more.