Finance Business Partner

Salary/Rate:£60,000 - £65,000 per annum
Job type:Perm

About the Role

Sewell Wallis are recruiting for a Finance Business Partner to join an international business with offices on the outskirts of Leeds city centre.

This is an excellent opportunity for a fully qualified Accountant, where you will be managing and driving financial performance, with exposure to commercial areas of the business.

Reporting to the Commercial Director your responsibilities will include:-

  • Business Partnering senior stakeholders across the organisation both in the UK and overseas
  • Taking ownership of weekly/ monthly and annual P&L forecasts
  • Supporting and challenging the performance of the business areas through financial analysis
  • KPI reporting
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory and corporate requirements
  • Providing robust analytical and financial decision support
  • Working closely with business units to provide ongoing support around budgeting and forecasting
  • Identifying areas for improving processes
  • Ensuring business strategy is delivered
  • Driving business performance
  • Monitoring and controlling costs
  • Ad hoc project work


  • Fully qualified Accountant, ideally CIMA/ACA/ACCA
  • Experience of working in a commercial role with a proven FBP background
  • Ability to build strong relationships across the business with key stakeholders
  • Strong reporting and analysis skills
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment


  • Hybrid working - 3 days in the office and 2 WFH
  • Free parking
  • 25 days holiday with the option to purchase extra days

For further details, please contact Emma Dugdale

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful. Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.

Job ref: ED/4728Post Date: 09.05.24

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