Finance Business Partner - Qualified Accountant
An exciting opportunity has arisen within Central Finance within the Bristol based Group Sourcing Finance Business Partner team to partner key Divisional, Business Unit and CMU relationships to deliver Group Sourcing's Simplification II Third Party cost savings targets and to support the identification and delivery of further Third Party spend initiatives.
Group Sourcing manage LBG's Third Party expenditure in excess of GBP4bn and help ensure that colleagues have access to the goods and services they need to do their jobs. This involves shaping the required specification, go to market approach, negotiation and supplier management approach with suppliers and ensuring that the best commercial, service and quality contracts are obtained.
An understanding of the Group's cost management framework will be beneficial but not essential.
- Experienced Finance Business Partner
- Highly developed communication and stakeholder management skills
- Proven influencing skills
- Ability to work proactively and independently
- Strong analytical skills
- Self motivation & drive
- Qualified Accountant