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Director of Finance Business Partnering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
London, UK
Experience Level
  • A qualified accountant (ACCA/ACA/CIMA) with considerable PQE in a commercial finance environment
  • Proven senior experience in P&L ownership and financial planning, at a global scale, within retail, technology or the e-Commerce industry is advantageous
  • Strong commercial acumen, with an ability to influence strategic business decisions, keeping the financial health of the business front of mind
  • A strategic mindset, with an ability to have a long-term vision with an eye on detail
  • You can self-motivate in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment with competing deadlines, driven to deliver results
  • A strong team player with the ability to interact and effectively communicate with those outside of Finance teams to deliver preferred outcomes
  • An authentic and empathetic people leader, with experience of building, leading and developing diverse and inclusive high performing teams
  • A thought leader, able to inspire thinking
  • Partner with the multiple Executive stakeholders to set the financial guard rails and develop strategies to improve leverage on costs with a clear view of Tech, Operations and Business Services financial performance
  • Bring alignment of financial management across all elements of the Tech, Operations and Business Services Platforms, rationalising reporting and bringing focus to key financial KPIs across P&L, balance sheet and overall working capital
  • Support the FPS business unit Executive with CFO services ensuring full accountability of P&L, working capital and cashflow, setting and ensuring adherence to financial guard rails, supporting with investment decisions and service levels and costs for intercompany services
  • Lead a team to deliver analysis, insight and recommendations on the financial implications of business decisions, ensuring business performance reporting is delivering actionable insight in a timely and efficient way
  • Challenge the Farfetch Platforms and FPS business unit to deliver financial goals aligned with group operating and financial strategy through strategic business partnering, driving efficiencies in the cost base and working capital
  • Delivery of financial planning, budgeting and forecasting for the Farfetch Platforms and FPS business unit, translating the vision of the business into a long-term financial strategy and supporting the development of the strategy to drive the business
  • Work with the Group FP&A team to enable accurate Farfetch Platform cost allocations to the Group business units and as well as supporting on Group reporting to the Executive Committee and Board
  • Lead, engage and motivate a team, to deliver effective business partnering and stakeholder engagement ensuring performance is at a high level and our company values are reflected in how they perform their role

5,001-10,000 employees

Online luxury fashion retail platform
Company Overview
Farfetch's mission is to be the global platform for luxury fashion, connecting creators, curators and consumers.