Senior Finance Business Partner

  • Job Reference: 215345
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: hireful
  • Website: http://www.pibgroup.co.uk
  • Location: Gloucester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Finance Business Partner


Role: Finance Business Partner
Location: Gloucester/ Leeds / Birmingham
Hybrid (3x Days per Week in office & 2 Days WFH)

The Senior Finance Business Partner will support the financial management and decision-making processes within our Underwriting and Schemes division. This role involves collaborating with various departments to provide financial insights, support budgeting and forecasting activities, and ensure the accuracy of financial reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Analysis: Conduct or review detailed financial analyses to support decision-making and identify areas for improvement.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Lead the preparation and management of budgets and forecasts, of some of the divisions, ensuring alignment with business objectives.
  • Reporting: Oversee the preparation regular financial reports and dashboards for management, highlighting key performance indicators and variances.
  • Month End: Oversee junior finance team members deliver month end processes, collaboration of Group Finance
  • Business Partnering: Work closely with operational teams to provide financial insights and support business initiatives.
  • Process Improvement: Identify and implement process improvements to enhance financial efficiency and accuracy.
  • Compliance: Ensure adherence to financial policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements.
  • Leadership and Team Development: Mentor and develop junior finance team members.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Education: Professional certification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent) is preferred.
  • Experience: Minimum of 7 years of experience in finance business partnering, preferably within the insurance or financial services sector.
  • Experience of using SAS & Power BI desirable.
  • Skills: Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and proficiency in financial software and tools.
  • Attributes: Collaborative, detail-oriented, and able to communicate financial concepts effectively to nonfinancial stakeholders.

Further information

  • As well as a competitive salary we offer the following benefits -
  • Competitive holiday allowance with the annual option to buy additional days
  • Death in Service benefit of x4 salary
  • Company pension scheme
  • Parking at the office
  • Very generous maternity and paternity leave packages
  • A flexible benefits package which allows you to add additional benefits to your overall package
  • Our benefits portal offers discounts on technology & electronics, cinemas, restaurants, days out, mortgage advice, travel and many more
  • Referral schemes
  • Discounted rates on PIB products
  • We offer a first-class employee benefits and welfare package to support our employees with financial management, cycle to work scheme, counselling support, health screening, will writing, menopause support, books, stopping smoking and much more
  • We also offer a wide range of discounts including a kids pass – giving you discount to over 4500 attractions and activities, discounts at hairdressers and beauticians, climate change projects with lots of other options to choose
  • PIB has a comprehensive learning & development framework, including professional study options and apprenticeships which are available to all employees, and which will support your career development
  • Being a part of our PIB Community Trust, we support fundraising where you can apply for grants from PIB Group towards your chosen charity
  • PIB Group are committed to improving their environmental impact in a responsible way. From the individual actions that our colleagues take every day through to installing the right facilities across our premises, there are many measures in place to help reduce PIB’s carbon footprint.

Why Work For Us?

PIB Insurance Brokers are a dynamic insurance broker attracting individuals with a wealth of experience in the insurance market. We provide expertise across a broad range of specialisms including professions, property, construction, transportation, trade credit, real estate, leisure, construction, haulage, and charities.

This is an exciting time to join the team in one of our offices around the UK. Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do and we believe that working together as one team is better for our customers, our businesses, and our employees.

PIB Insurance Brokers is part of PIB Group, which means that we can enjoy the strength and leverage that come with being part of a larger group for the benefit of our people as well as our customers.

We are proud of our success and growth and have been recognised for many industry awards across our business. If you wish to work for a company that truly puts people at the heart of their organisation, then we would love to hear from you. PIB operates a flexible working policy, and our management teams will talk to you about how that would meet both your flexible working needs and those of the business and role you are applying for. We would love to hear from you if you want to hear more about opportunities in PIB.

We are an equal opportunities employer, committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, gender, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

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