Finance Business Partner (15249609/001) London, England

Finance Business Partner – London – 3 months (possible extension) - £170-250 per day – IR35 Status: Inside Scope
We are currently recruiting for a Finance Business Partner to work on a 3 month contract for a major government department based in London. There is a possible chance of the contract being extended beyond the 3 months. IFAC qualified candidates with experience of working within a government department are highly desirable.
The role:
The successful candidate will be a member of the lead finance business partner support team
and will be an active member of the Senior Management Team to whom they
are aligned.


• Accountable for the financial input into the development of the business plans for the units and groups supported over the short, medium and long term
• Work alongside budget holders to deliver local budgets in line with the annual plan and provide help to produce accurate forecasts;
• Responsible for providing financial input into the development of Directorate plans over the short, medium and long term;
• Responsible for contributing to the financial planning and clarity on the affordability and achievability of plans within their business area;
• Working closely with stakeholders within the Lead Finance Business Partner team and the Management Accounts Team to ensure an understanding of in year forecasts and variances and their alignment with planning assumptions;
• Responsible for having oversight of compliance with financial regulations and governance within the business, commissioning appropriate assurance testing and providing strategic advice where required;

• Experience and knowledge of a working as a finance business partner is desirable
• Experience of delivering high performance and continuous improvement
• Experience of presenting financial interpretation and recommendations at an executive level;
• Excellent Communication skills
• Stakeholder management experience
• Ability to influence
• Ability to think creatively to solve problems

Please apply without delay as there is a deadline with this role. Ref: 15249609
IR35 Status: Inside IR35
To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted