Finance Business Partner - Lightning


Location: Hook


Lightning Finance Business Partner - 12 Month FTC

Location: Hook

This is an exciting time to join Virgin Media as a Finance Business Partner. We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a huge programme to extend our ultrafast broadband network and brilliant Virgin TV to 17 million homes and businesses. We’re challenging our competitors with the best services and the fastest speeds.
Your duties will be wide ranging, but ultimately you will be responsible for:

* Partnering with and supporting the Lightning Operational team to analyse and report financial performance.
* Modelling to include build forecasts, customer acquisitions and return on investment.
* Maintaining governance procedures to control, monitor and regulate the Lightning Programme.
* Working with the Operational teams to drive key deliverables, initiatives & additional business cases
* Ad hoc reports and analysis along with accompanying slide decks; supporting other members of the Lightning Finance team as required.
* Contributing to and supporting VM reforecasting and budget processes.
* Working with the Accounting Services team in Bradford to fully understand actual transactions and so monthly financial performance.
* Interacting with European network expansion operational teams as required.
Everyone in our Finance team has [a proactive approach to work, with a keen eye for detail and the ability to deliver to deadlines]. If you join us as a [Job Title] we would want you to have:

* Agent for change
* Ability to work in a complex matrix structure, with a hands on and proactive approach (i.e. seeing that something needs doing and taking it on)
* Ability to work accurately under pressure and to tight deadlines
* Excellent presentation of analysis and clear communication
* Functional/Technical excellence
* Integrity
* Logical, detailed approach to financial processes and controls
* Good Commercial acumen built up through experience
* Proven ability to provide insightful delivery
* Strong planning and control discipline
* Ability to work accurately under pressure and to tight deadlines
* Track record of challenging the status quo
* Straightforward, simple and open communication style
* Great team player with an ability to connect people to a purpose/vision
* Self motivated, setting an example for others to follow
* Advanced Excel & Powerpoint, including working with complex/large Excel models
* Use of Financial systems (Hyperion / Oracle)
* Qualified Accountant CIMA/ACA/ACCA/IEACEW
Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too! You will get a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, performance related bonus and, of course, discounts across Virgin Media products ad Virgin brands!

Come and be a part of something special. Join us!