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Strategic Finance Business Partner

Job Description


Venture Recruitment Partners are delighted to be supporting a global brand in the recruitment of a Business Partner for their Strategic Developments team in a newly created position due to capital investment.

This brand-new role will support high value capital projects through the board paper and associated investment appraisal processes, from project inception in the 5-year plan to sign off by the board.


Based at their Basingstoke (or Poole) office with good hybrid working available, we are seeking a high calibre Qualified Finance professional with first-rate business partnering and communication skills.


Candidates will offer a strong academic background and be seeking a move from professional practice or corporate finance into a commercial role or be looking to utilise their commercial financial background in a new and exciting role.


Key responsibilities:


  • Support the Head of Strategic Developments to deliver board papers, investment appraisals, and analysis, related to high value capital projects.
  • Collaborate with the Head of Strategic Developments, Senior Directors, and wider operational and finance teams, to ensure the best data, insight and analysis is used.
  • Supply the Head of Strategic Developments with high quality rigorous research and analysis to support the delivery of projects.
  • Act as an independent business partner managing a portfolio of projects.
  • Support the Head of Strategic Developments to ensure all board papers are delivered at the appropriate timelines.
  • Define and/or improve processes, procedures, roles, and responsibilities, across the business, around the topic of capital investment.


About you:


We are seeking candidates who are qualified CIMA, ACA, or ACCA (or equivalent level) with an ability to challenge and support a wide range of stakeholders alongside first-rate communication, problem solving, presentation, persuasion and rapport building skills.


Candidates will offer an impressive academic background and be seeking a move either from a corporate finance role into a commercial role or be looking to utilise their commercial financial analyst background in a new and exciting role. Strong excel and data skills are a must.


You will have the ability to collate datasets via desktop research and collate and analyse datasets- financial and non-financial and ideally have experience in financial modelling and investment appraisal or evaluations or capital development.


Personality wise, we’re seeking someone who has a passionate and energetic approach to their work and a positive, collaborative attitude.


This is an exciting time to join the Strategic Developments finance team, offering broad exposure across the group and an opportunity to develop your career within the wider business. Generous bonus and great benefits available.

Please apply for immediate consideration / more information.


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