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Finance Business Partner (FP&A)

Job ID: BH505294

Category: Manager of FPA, Financial Analyst

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Finance Business Partner

We are looking for a Finance Business Partner to join our growing finance team. In this role, reporting to the VP of Finance, you will be empowered to work closely with business leaders to drive action to achieve our ambitious growth targets. We are a finance team that thrives on deep and varied business knowledge. This role will initially align to support our Customer Solutions Center, with an expectation of rotating and expanding to support other functional areas over time. We are looking for someone that excels in collaboration with stakeholders to challenge and help shape strategic direction, while driving execution against financial targets.

As a Finance Business Partner, you will:

    • Gain deep understanding of the micro-insurance market and your business area, helping to identify underlying financial trends and craft solutions to address customer needs
    • Support your business partners in all aspects of financial performance and long term strategy, partnering to identify opportunities to accelerate growth and maximize value in a cost effective manner
    • Lead in-depth analysis of business and financial trends to drive performance led discussions with business stakeholders 
    • Develop strong interpersonal relationships with functional peers and key stakeholders
    • Support business partners to effectively link strategy to goal setting via KPIs and financial targets
    • Develop financial models used for a variety of business needs, including forecasting and evaluation of new commercial opportunities 
    • Lead the annual budgeting cycle with your business partners, helping to set strategic priorities and develop financial targets on a short- and long-term horizon
    • Coordinate with other areas of the finance organization to share and improve on best practices, tooling, control structure and to support various change initiatives

What we are looking for:

    • Depth of experience in a cross functional and collaborative work environment
    • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to varying levels of stakeholders, including the ability to influence and manage through conflict 
    • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex data and turn into actionable insights 
    • Ability to work on multiple levels, supporting strategic vision setting and detailed analysis on a day to day basis
    • Proficiency in excel, including development of complex financial models
    • A self-starter who is highly motivated and able to work autonomously in a fast paced and changing environment 
    • Ability and desire to problem solve from identification through to solution
    • A desire to challenge us! We want people who can come in and help shape the future of this business, not afraid to raise questions and help us improve
    • Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of finance/accounting experience
    • MBA and/or CPA preferred

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Direct

Location: Boston, Massachusetts