Finance Business Partner

London-based - Flexible and Hybrid Working Available

One of London’s most loved musical performance organisations is hiring a Finance Business Partner to join their team. This is an amazing opportunity for a progressive, driven, financial professional, who is looking to step up into a role within a supportive, flexible environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work in conjunction with the Chief Operating Officer and the Development, Learning & Engagement teams to set project budgets for applications, track spend and maximise recoverability.
  • Strategic project support for the Director of Finance & Operations, the CEO and Heads of Department
  • Support with data tracking, outcome measures and reporting, including reporting submissions to Arts Council England
  • Attend and support monthly management development meetings
  • Input into the 3 year strategic planning process including updating of modelling and analysis
  • Prepare annual budgets for income and direct costs
  • Support with the monthly rolling forecast process including cash tracking
  • Monthly finance business support and management account meetings with Directors
  • Support with projects and processes to improve cost analysis and scenario planning, including transport
  • Working on continual improvement in the functionality of our systems including CRM, orchestra intranet and planning, royalty tracking and website interaction
  • Focus on improving useability for our players and employees, data capture and usage alongside streamlining financial control and efficiency in conjunction with the Financial Controller

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Experience working in a commercial finance team
  • Qualified, actively pursuing a qualification or QBE (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Experience using excel to a high level
  • Good communication skills and the ability to liaise with a diverse range of people
  • Exposure to management accounts, systems and experience with stakeholder engagement
  • Desire to learn, develop and progress

If you’re looking for your next exciting challenge, then contact Lia Shibata Myers at lia@ivyrockpartners.com or 07435528347 to find out more.