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Interim Operational Finance Business Partner - London, United Kingdom,

Interim Operational Finance Business Partner | £350 - £450 / day | London

The Opportunity

Market-leading FMCG Food Group with an outstanding reputation have an immediate requirement for a qualified Operational Finance Business Partner / FC / Finance Manager.

You will focus on being the bridge between the Divisional Finance Director and the Operational Leadership team at a large and complex multi-factory production site. The role is highly business facing and you must be someone able to demonstrate ability to work closely with colleagues at a manufacturing site level. You must have solid technical accounting skills, but a track record of operational business partnering (as a finance lead for a manufacturing business) is key to this assignment.

You will enjoy

You will gain a highly valuable understanding of the drivers of success and profitability. Your ability to provide close working relationships and trust with the senior leadership team / GM at site will allow you to truly bring the numbers to life. You will use credible financial evidence and commercial acumen to drive improved performance and to influence key decision making across the large-scale and fast-paced production facility. You will enjoy a highly varied and involved business-facing role with a high degree of autonomy and loads of scope to make a difference.

This is an interim assignment initially (6 - 12 months) and you will be encouraged to 'lift the bonnet' and provide insightful commentary regarding areas of cost, profitability, margin, yield, wastage, production outputs, variances, budgets and forecasts.

You will need

  • To be a hands-on qualified finance professional - ideally with a proven track record of adding value within a food manufacturing / FMCG environment.
  • An ability to partner and provide financial guidance to non-finance colleagues is critical to success.
  • A measured and proactive approach to problem solving.

The assignment is due to begin February 2020.

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