Finance Support Business Partner
Why is our Business Partner role the next step for you?
Worldpay is evolving, our technology driven payments processing solutions support over 300 different payment types in over 100 currencies. As a business we must ensure that we are supporting the pace of change by continuously improving our financial controls, data quality and reporting. This is an opportunity to join our Manchester office managing the UK business, partnering with the wider UK finance and operational team to develop an integrated best in class Finance function.
How will you add value on a day to day basis?
You’ll drive the standardisation and control for the financial reporting within the UK entity of the business, partnering with other support functions to ensure a joined up approach. You will be responsible for motivating, coaching and mentoring a team in a pressurised and fast-paced environment. You will also be pragmatic and tenacious in your approach, willing to influence and challenge stakeholders. You will analyse, scrutinise and really investigate the data providing commentary and variance analysis ensuring enhanced quality and accuracy in our bottom line figures. You will help to identify opportunities and drive continuous improvement plans supporting Worldpay’s growth. Once you’ve built your network you will become a trusted advisor on commercial decisions made by the whole of the business unit.
What will make me right for the role?
You’ll be a qualified accountant (ACA/CIMA) with industry experience from a large multinational company or within a shared service environment. You’ll have the drive and tenacity to push things forward and the confidence to get your point across in a way that influences others. Strong communication and influencing skills are essential you will be required to juggle multiple stakeholders across various different functions; therefore, you must have proven partnering skills with an ability to influence at a high level. You’ll be a strong people manager with a passion for developing your team. Lastly, we’re fast paced, so you’ll thrive in that environment and will enjoy being autonomous in your work.
We’d like you to have a value add approach to relationship building, which results in improvements to financial reporting, forecasting and helps to deliver more insight to your business units and key stakeholder. You will also take the lead in the preparation of all reporting and forecasting as required, and present numbers and spend to SLT members on a monthly basis.
How is Worldpay changing the world?
You may or may not know, but billions of money transactions a year are made using our payments processes, whether via a card machine or online. Our systems enable our Global customers, whether large or small, to process their customer's payments, so they can grow their business. Find out more about us and our values at www.worldpay.com/uk/about/careers.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Manchester / England
November 3, 2017