Senior Finance Business Partner - Partnerships

Croydon, England
£60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
30 Sep 2016
30 Oct 2016
EDF Energy
Contract Type
Full Time

EDF Energy are seeking an experienced and personable business partner to work with the senior leadership team of our Partnerships business unit. You will advise, challenge and report on some of our largest customer accounts, and work alongside other finance teams to drive business performance through better decision making.

The role will focus on business strategy and planning by shaping the commercial direction of the business. Based out of our new flagship office in Croydon, the post holder will lead and provide proactive financial analytics, recommendations and support for commercial decision making. They will coach and mentor the business managers to enhance their financial management competencies, and will also take responsibility for a small but experienced team of three.

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) and will have a demonstrable track record of business partnering in a fast paced environment. They will be comfortable building meaningful relationships with both finance and non-finance stakeholders, and will have extensive experience working in a large, complex business. While the team is experienced, we are also seeking a strong team manager to ensure a strong succession plan is in place.

In return, we are offering the opportunity to work with directors of one of the largest energy companies in the UK in a hugely influential role. Along with the competitive salary, we are offering an annual bonus scheme, a defined benefit pension plan, a generous annual leave provision and flexible corporate benefits.