Finance Business Partner - Immediate Start

Job title : Finance Business Partner - Immediate Start
Location : Sydney, NSW
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : Circa $140,000 package
Contact name : Jamie Burgess
Contact email : jburgess@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : JB2202
About the role
A fantastic position working for a global FMCG organisation who are looking for a commercially astute finance professional. You will be a key leader within your business unit and be a key partner to senior executives. This will begin as a 12 month contract opportunity with a strong view to permanency for the right candidate.

The responsibilities
Reporting to the FP&A Manager, you will be responsible for providing commercial expertise to the business with a focus on strategic planning, analysis and business partnering. More specifically, your role will include:
  • Analyse financial results and performance matters linked to business drivers.
  • Ownership of the day-to-day activities supporting the annual budgeting and periodical forecasting processes
  • Assist with the month-end consolidated results and management reporting process
  • Be a 'thought leader' and adopt “whole of business thinking” to identify process improvement opportunities and work with the wider business to drive positive change.
  • Provide insightful information to the business and identify key variances, opportunities and gaps and key business issues.
  • Ad-hoc requests as required
The successful applicant 
Ideally, you will be a CA/CPA qualified accounting professional and will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills as your ability to interact and engage cross functionally within the business will be crucial to your success. Additionally, you will have a proven track record of business partnering with senior executives and have the ability to effectively communicate financial data to various stakeholders. Furthermore, you will ideally have had exposure to SAP & Tableau systems, possess a "growth mindset" and have had experience within an FMCG or multinational organisation previously.

Additional benefits
  • First-class training from an industry leading FMCG organisation
  • High level of exposure to senior management
  • Fun and dynamic company culture
  • Genuine temp-to-perm opportunity
  • Substantial salary package
About the client
Our client is an instantly recognizable name residing within their FMCG sector. With a diverse portfolio, they have now been recognized as an "employer of choice" in the market.

How to apply 
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Jamie Burgess on 0439 014 028 or jburgess@sharpandcarter.com.au, quoting Ref No JB2202.