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Finance Business Partner
Nationwide Finance Closing date: Thursday 30 May 2024
Nationwide, Nationwide, Nationwide
Hours per week
Employment type
Full Time
Contract type
Experienced (subject matter experts, certified, skilled, non-people manager)
Job Description

We have a new opportunity for a Finance Business Partner who will liase and work with the relevant Revenue streams and Business Areas to drive profitable growth and identify efficiencies within the business, whilst maximising Cash Performance and Returns on Capital Employed

We are open to applicants Nationwide but you must be able to commute to one of our offices on a Hybrid basis at either Preston, Milton Keynes or Birmingham.

Your main duties will be:

  • Liaise with Commercial, Operational and Finance teams to identify and drive business opportunities
  • To model and implement profitable sales contracts and other opportunities
  • Provide effective Cost Controls and identify opportunities to improve cost performance
  • Drive Cashflow performance by partnering with Commercial team and Supply Chain to achieve Capital Employed Targets
  • Compile Business Workbooks with local Business Teams to test profitability of proposed new business.
  • To participate in the generation of Forecasts and annual Budgets, challenging Business for improved performance
  • Review existing business in respect to Margin and profitability, identifying low performers and work with business to establish improvement plans.
  • To be responsible for month end Management Account entries for specific Business Areas and Revenue Streams
  • To be focal point for the monthly management reporting pack for the business
  • Supporting Finance and Commercial Teams regarding reporting requirements


Your profile

Essential experience, skills and knowledge:

  • A good communicator who is comfortable working with stakeholders across various aspects of the business
  • Proven experience in a financial role or CIMA or ACCA qualified or part qualified
  • Excellent knowledge of the MS Office Suite, particularly emphasis on Excel
  • Proven ability to integrate with team and build good working relationships
  • Business focused, with a desire to drive beneficial outcomes across the business 
  • Experience with PowerBI would be advantageous


Your benefits with us

  • 25 days holiday +  bank holidays
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Advantageous pension scheme
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Employee high street vouchers & discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Occupational health & health surveillance
  • Length of Service Awards
  • Christmas savings scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Wellbeing events
  • Recognition Portal
  • Rewards Portal
  • Company events
  • Car Salary Exchange Scheme
  • Company share schemes
  • Christmas Closedown


This is us – your new employer

With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, thyssenkrupp Materials Services is the biggest materials distributor and service provider in the western world. The broad service spectrum offered by the materials experts enables customers to focus on their individual core business. The area of Materials Services spans two strategic areas: global materials distribution as a one-stop-shop – from steel and stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals and specialty materials to plastics and raw materials – and tailored services in the areas of materials management and supply chain management. An extensive omnichannel architecture offers 250,000 customers worldwide cross-channel, round-the-clock access to more than 150,000 products and services. A highly efficient logistics system ensures that all requested services are smoothly integrated into customer production processes “just-in-time” or “just-in-sequence”.

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, disability, age, or sexual orientation and identity.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised expiry date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to supply individual feedback at the CV review stage.

Closing Date
Thursday 30 May 2024
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