Finance - Business Partner

Dudley, West Midlands, United Kingdom
GBP 18,000.00
23 Feb 2021
25 Feb 2021
Job role
Business Partner


£18000 basic salary

Full Time - 6 Month Fixed Term Contract

Initially will be working from home

Rentokil Initial is an established global blue chip, FTSE100 organisation who have recently been voted Glassdoors 7th Best Place to Work and 2 time winner of West Midlands Finance Awards Large Business of the year award. We are Britain's leading provider of business services to a wide range of industry sectors delivering a world class service to our customers. We have also recently won.

We are currently looking for a Shared Service Business Partner for our offices in Dudley. The successful candidate will be the point of contact for the business into the shared service centre and will be responsible for managing the business reviews focused on disputes and debt. The role holder will be responsible for highlighting issues in both the Shared Service Centre and the business and identifying the best way to resolve these problems through a formal and appropriate problem solving approach.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Manage Business Reviews with the key stakeholders primarily to discuss debt and disputes.
  • Support standardisation while developing alternative approaches and solutions for the problems presented
  • Support the programme to develop processes and techniques to maximise cash collection and at the same time maintain customer goodwill
  • Identifying and driving process improvements, including design and tracking of key metrics and leading the development of consistent and appropriate reporting
  • Review SSC processes and support documentation of same, including any reporting.
  • Ensuring focus is maintained on key processes and rules are adhered to
  • Develop stakeholder management relationships across all business units developing a professional business partnering affiliation
  • Gain trust & confidence from stakeholders around performance delivery
  • Ensure appropriate & pro-active communication channels are in place
  • Deliver balanced feedback in and outside the SSC
  • Identify problems at their source, report back and deliver the solution
  • Work closely with the SSC Management team and support business relationships with the whole SSC


To be considered for the Business Partner position you will ideally have the following;
  • Credible stakeholder management ability
  • Pro-active, responsive and action orientated
  • Ability to work with high degrees of change
  • Ability to drive and influence internal and external SSC colleagues
  • Ability to develop relationships with stakeholders at all levels within the RI group
  • Experience of developing process improvements
  • Previous experience gained in a Shared Service Centre
  • General understanding of all financial disciplines


What we offer in return..

As well as joining a FTSE100 and award winning Finance team, we also offer you:
  • Competitive basic salary - £18,000
  • Monthly company bonus scheme
  • Industry Recognised Qualification in Customer Service (apprentice level - if applicable)
  • Rentokil rewards scheme (includes cashback and discount on multiple retailers)
  • Salary grading system linked to performance for those colleagues who are keen to develop their career within our business
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Company Pension

Whilst our Finance team come from a range of different backgrounds, we find most of our Credit Controllers have previously worked as Payroll Specialists, Finance Administrators, Administrators, Customer Service Administrators, Payroll Assistants or have administrative experience within a Finance Department.

For more information on the Rentokil Initial family, please visit our website

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