Greene King

Finance Business Partner - Hungry Horse (Maternity Cover) (BB-DA318)

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Finance Business Partner - Hungry Horse (Maternity Cover)

Role Purpose

Business Partner the Hungry Horse Business Unit Director providing insight, analysis and challenge to support decision making and to drive the profitability of the Business Unit. Leading the financial analysis of the investment in Hungry Horse, as well as supporting the wider Destination Food Brands FP&A process.

This exciting role is to cover for Maternity Leave from May 2021 onward, and as such is an ideal secondment or fixed term opportunity to gain experience of our Retail business.

Key Accountabilities

  • Alignment to a Business Unit ('BU'), working closely with the Business Unit Director ('BUD'), providing insight, financial analysis and support.
  • Support will range from business performance analysis to cost control, with the ultimate aim of helping to deliver the BU P&L targets and drive profitability.
  • Experience the business by being out in trade regularly to understand implications of decisions and opportunities.
  • Reviewing and interrogating Project justifications during the Investment appraisal process, with recommendations for improvements as well as opportunities/threats highlighted.
  • Timely and insightful analysis with recommendations to key customers, ensuring informed business decisions are made.
  • Finance Lead for Hungry Horse leadership team on weekly and periodic performance reviews.
  • Provide support to the Financial Controller and Finance Director on ad-hoc analysis.
  • Review period accounts ensuring accuracy and completeness
  • Creation of P&L budgets / forecasts.
  • Provide support across the wider Managed Finance teams in the annual budget process
  • Other ad hoc duties as required.
  • About you...

  • Effective prioritisation and time management skills, able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Naturally enquiring mind with the ability to provide clear, concise analyses and recommendations.
  • Proactive, "can do" attitude - see tasks and projects through to completion and full implementation.
  • Excellent communication skills, with a natural ability to explain and present financial data in simple ways.
  • Ability to communicate and influence effectively at all levels within the business.
  • Confident in challenging non-finance colleagues based on a combination of robust analysis/insight and experience.
  • Experience in commercially facing finance roles, preferably in retail businesses would be beneficial.
  • Previous experience in period end reviews desired.
  • The ideal candidate will have a formal accountancy (full or part qualified) from a recognised accountancy body.
  • Expert user in Excel and Cognos 10 would be beneficial
  • Who are we?

    At Greene King we are proud to be the country's leading pub retailer and brewer, running over 3000 pubs, restaurants and hotels in towns, villages and high streets across the England, Wales & Scotland.

    What's it like to work with us?

    It's our people that make us an incredible place to work. We have been through some changes, everything we do is underpinned by giving our teams the freedom to be themselves and own their success.

    We care about embracing individuality and each other - Our pubs, Our environment, Our community and Our customers are the heart of Our Greene King.

    We take ownership and give freedom to succeed - You will make great things happen and own the outcome, we encourage you to embrace and unleash your potential by thinking differently and doing the right thing.

    We win, learn and celebrate together - Be ready to learn to learn from your mistakes but also to win and celebrate success as an individual and with your team

    What you can expect from us ?

  • Competitive salary and pension contribution scheme
  • Company incentive plan and private medical insurance
  • Up to 33% discount across all our sites for you and your friends and family
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) and the opportunity to buy additional days.
  • Free onsite parking
  • An employee advice and guidance service and the healthcare service, Best Doctors.
  • As one of the industry's leading apprenticeship providers, we can offer training and development at any stage of your career, whatever step you decide to take
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