BT Group

Business Partnering & Commercial Finance Manager

BT Group
London, Greater London, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Competitive plus great benefits
09 Jun 2023
11 Jun 2023
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Business Partnering & Commercial Finance Manager

Do you have a qualification in accounting?Do you possess fantastic commercial acumen?Are you skilled in senior stakeholder management and strategic thinking?

If so, we have a fantastic opportunity as our Business Partnering & Commercial Finance Manager, based in London or Birmingham.

In this role, you will be responsible for managing the finances of a multi-brand customer base for BT Home products. Your primary focus will be on optimizing all base transactions, which underpin the majority of the annual turnover of £4.6bn for these products. This also represents the primary source of future growth for the business as we shift our focus away from less efficient new customer acquisition towards upgrading and enriching existing customers.

If you're interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today or get in touch for a confidential chat. We look forward to hearing from you!

You'll have the following responsibilities

  • Finance business partner to Home Commercial teams reactively supporting and pro-actively driving:
  • Short term trading performance including new proposition approval, detailed performance analysis, performance improvement plans and risk mitigation plans
  • Medium and long term customer trading strategy including opportunity analysis, channel strategy, x-brand and x-product optimisation
  • All activity forecasting including in quarter outlooks, new quarterly plans, monthly rolling forecasts and annual budgeting
  • Role to support across Home products, BB, Voice, TV/Sport
  • Consolidate performance decks across the Home Finance team, Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, MTP.
  • Develop new activity evaluation models that significantly improve and standardize decision-making across the product set
  • Work with Commercial FP&A team ensuring all historic performance and forward looking forecasts are sufficiently communicated and understood

You'll have the following skills & experience

  • Qualified accountant e.g. ACA, CIMA, ACCA
  • Advanced financial modelling (excel) skills - ability to build/manipulate detailed models to arrive at appropriate outputs/metrics to support decision making
  • Able to identify issues, get to root causes through the use of financial analysis and insight to diagnose and solve problems
  • Able to deal with ambiguity, identify resources to implement and determine pragmatic solutions
  • Communication skills: translating complex financial outcomes to senior financial and non-financial stakeholders through both oral and written communication. Ability to tailor message to the relevant audience, distilling key messages without losing the appropriate level of detail
  • Demonstrated professionalism with a proven ability to operate in a complex, fast paced matrixed business environment
  • Bias towards bold and confident thinking, challenging the status quo where appropriate
  • Patience and experience of navigating large, complex organisational structures

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • 10% on target bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Shares Plan
  • Flexible benefits: cycle to work, healthcare, etc.
  • Discounted BT products

About usBT is part of BT Group, along with EE, Openreach, and Plusnet.

Millions of people rely on us every day to help them live their lives, power their businesses, and keep their public services running. We connect friends to family, clients to colleagues, people to possibilities. We keep the wheels of business spinning, and the emergency services responding.

We value diversity and celebrate difference. As Philip Jansen, our CEO, says 'We embed diversity and inclusion into everything that we do. It's fundamental to our purpose: we connect for good.'

We all stick to the same values: Personal, Simple, and Brilliant. From day one, you'll get stuck in to tough challenges, pitch in with ideas, make things happen. But you won't be alone: we'll be there with help and support, learning and development.

This is your chance to make a real difference to the world: to be part of the digital transformation of countless lives and businesses. Grab it.

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