Finance Business Partner - Licensing

Job Title: Finance Business Partner - Licensing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry: Accounting & Finance
Salary: £65000 - £75000.00 per annum
Reference: JN -032019-230438
Contact Name: Mark Lawson
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 10:57

Job description

A Global Media & Entertainment Brand is looking for a Finance Business Partner to join their UK Based Finance Team team to work on their EMEA Financial Planning, Budgets, and Forecasts across their consumer business lines.

This role is a commercial position where you will drive strategic business plans for growth working with the senior stakeholder's role, where you will oversee the EMEA function, as well as running a small team.

For this role your key responsibilities will be;

  • Lead the Budget & Forecasting process for the next business cycle
  • Manage the Ful P&L for EMEA markets including their consolidation reporting
  • Work with stakeholders on Life Cycles, Contract performance and provide management updates
  • Deliver Analysis across Brands, Markets, Future growth, and economic indicators
  • Work with the Finance team to update best practices and implement new processes.

Key skills required for this role will include;

  • Qualified Accountant with proven Finance Business Partnering background
  • Experience of Licensing and Consumer Products
  • Leading budgeting and forecasting lifecycles within a global or FMCG or Consumer / Digital Products
  • A professional communicator, both written and verbal
  • Powerpoint and advanced Excel skills
  • Well organised, collaborative by nature and capable of managing deadlines.

This opportunity has arisen through growth and will offer an opportunity to lead part of a global business into its next business plan period.