Finance Business Partner, IT

Job Type Finance
Region London
South East England
Location Bracknell
Preferred Hours Full Time
Partnership Level
This role is at Partnership Level 6 and includes entitlement to the following additional benefits:
  • Invitation to join the AXA Private Medical Insurance scheme
  • 5 weeks holiday
Further details will be provided at interview and upon successful offer
Closing Date 3/3/2019
Vacancy Type
Salary £57,000 - £83,700
Salary Frequency per annum
Hours of Work
35 hours per week
Monday to Friday
09:00 - 17:30

This role will be required to work in Victoria for two days a week, Bracknell for two days a week and one day a week can be worked from home.

Please note internally this role is known as 'Finance Manager, Business Partnering'.

Duties & Responsibilities

We are recruiting for a Finance Business Partner to join our team here at the John Lewis Partnership, and support our IT function. Our Finance Business Partners provide insight and expert advice, influencing the decision-making of our senior business leaders.

Job Requirements

In this role, you will focus on supporting our IT Operations and Delivery team, monitoring and tracking their Partner and Contractor Resource costs versus budget, and bringing this data to life.

Building strong relationships and establishing credibility with your stakeholders, you'll effectively challenge current decision-making when needed, highlighting areas of risk and identifying opportunities for improvement.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

- CIMA (or equivalent) qualification
- Business Partnering experience
- Proven track record of successful stakeholder management with evidence of having worked in a fast-moving, strongly results driven environment
- Good influencing and team leadership skills
- Able to assimilate, comment on and make proposals which apply data and business intelligence
- Highly developed analytical skills
- Ability to work at pace and evaluate risk

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

- Retail or FMCG experience ideally having had exposure to multi-site, multi-channel and multidivision working
- Project/team management capability in a fast moving/changing environment

Please consider the following when making your application:

- We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early
- Please print/save the job description now as it won't be available to view after the vacancy has closed
- Please ensure you attach a current CV to your application

This role is subject to the following pre-employment screening: 3 year reference check, Professional Qualification check and 5 year financial probity.
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