Finance Business Partner

Coventry Permanent £35,000 - £45,000 per year
  • Global Fortune 500 market leader in their sector
  • Low staff turnover, business offers long term job security

About Our Client

A Fortune 500 company supplying Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) to the wholesale and distribution market. A multinational consumer goods business that manufactures and distributes a wide range of products and serves as a key supplier to wholesalers and distributors, ensuring their products reach retailers and consumers globally.

Job Description

  • Primary focus will be centred around the development of the overall business model:
    • Evaluation & project management of organic growth opportunities
    • Financial appraisal and business case development
    • KPI Coordination - Commercial & Financial
    • Identification of new ideas & Project pipeline management
    • Support inorganic growth appraisal
    • Review of potential Disruptor/start-up investments with Ventures team
    • Technological & market research
  • General project management, financial modelling/appraisal & business case development:
    • Strategic/Growth opportunities - new sites, increased capacity
    • Large Maintenance Capex - Investments to protect existing operations
    • Working with the Development team to evaluate and secure new sites, acquisitions & new ways of working
  • Sustainability/Decarbonisation of our operations project appraisal
  • Capex project pipeline tracking - Keeping our database up-to-date with the latest information & developments
  • Support coordination of commercial projects & initiatives
  • The role is primarily UK focused, but may be some requirement to help coordinate/support tasks & projects across the wider West Europe business (UK, France & Spain)
  • Ad-hoc financial analysis



The Successful Applicant

  • A talented and highly motivated Analyst to fill an exciting brand new role within the UK Business Development team, reporting to the UK Business Development Manager. Supporting the strategic development & growth of the UK organisation, working alongside all functional areas to prepare and evaluate investment opportunities.

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS DESIRED:

  • Education - University Degree
  • Min 2-3 Years experience
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office suite - Excel, Powerpoint, PBI & experience using Smartsheets helpful (but not essential)
  • Numerical/Analytical mind
  • Team player & strong communicator
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks & network with wide cross section of people
  • Proactive, positive & determined attitude
  • Clean driving licence



Willingness to travel across UK as required

What's on Offer

  • Company car
  • Laptop/phone
  • Pension
  • PMI
  • Life Assurance
  • Career Progression
Contact
Mel Remington
Quote job ref
JN-102023-6217811
Phone number
+44 2078 312000

Job summary

Job function
Finance
Sub Sector
Financial Accountant
Sector
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Coventry
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Mel Remington
Consultant phone
+44 2078 312000
Job reference
JN-102023-6217811