Finance Business Partner

The job in a nutshell

Interviews will take place for this role early January 2020 and applications will be reviewed up until this point. 

Due to continued growth of the GoCo Group, we are looking for a Junior Finance Business Partner to join our Financial Planning & Analysis team to ensure we are providing the level of support and challenge that is required to continue this journey.

Part of Group Finance and reporting into the Senior Finance Business Partner, you will be involved in assisting with budgeting, quarterly forecasting and in-depth analysis of both income streams and cost base. You will also assist in the delivery of accurate weekly/monthly management reports supported by meaningful analysis. You will work closely with the business to drive initiatives/projects as and when required. 

Skills and experience you’ll need to have

Ideally you will have experience of working with a variety of internal stakeholders to form and deliver budgets, forecasts and analytics of income/costs. It would also be beneficial to have had exposure to the following;

  • Financial Modelling
  • Preparing budgets and forecasts.
  • Experience of business partnering and appropriate challenge.
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills e.g. lookups/pivots etc.
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced, commercially focused role.

What you’ll be responsible for

There is a high degree of accountability to the role allowing you the freedom and autonomy to deliver the following;

  • Preparation of annual budgets and quarterly reforecasts.
  • Co-ordinate and produce accurate and timely forecasting and investigation.
  • Proactively interpret and explain current performance against internal and external benchmarks, clearly articulating financial information to the business.
  • Influence key business decisions through the provision of appropriate business modelling.
  • Assist in the production of financial models, financial reports and competitor analysis.
  • Identify, review and develop internal processes for efficiencies.

Who you’ll be working with

  • Business teams – provide commercial guidance and business analysis
  • Business stakeholders – coaching and support
  • Finance department – knowledge sharing

About us

We’re on a mission to help people everywhere save time and money – whether that’s on essential outgoings or on the things that they enjoy.

If someone is looking for an insurance policy for the first time, wants to beat their renewal quote, is searching for the right financial product, or is after an outstanding utility deal, our comparison website – GoCompare – is there to help. We work with trusted insurance providers, financial services organisations and partners to provide a real breadth of coverage across the market.

Through MyVoucherCodes we bring savings from thousands of fashion, retail, restaurant, entertainment, travel and tech brands to millions of people.

Energylinx, our Ofgem-accredited energy comparison and switching service, brings excellent energy deals from more suppliers than any other UK switching site to UK households and businesses.

Look After My Bills is a leading automated energy savings service. The free service cuts customers’ gas and electricity bills without them having to do a thing. Customers sign up once and Look After My Bills seeks to get them the best deal they can from an energy supplier they trust with good customer service. When that deal ends they automatically switch customers on to another.

And weflip, an automatic switching service that helps people save time and money by flipping them onto better energy tariffs, uses technology to bring a new, hands-off approach to staying on great deals, forever.

GoCompare embraces diversity and truly believe in equal opportunities for all. We believe that inclusion and diversity increases creativity, delivers innovation, improves performance and better serves our customers.

We truly believe in the ethos that companies with greater diversity perform better than those without. It is for these reasons that all qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, race, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, disability, educational background or any other characteristic for that matter that doesn’t relate to your ability to perform the role.


GoCompare offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Bonus
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Birthday day off
  • Death in service
  • Matched pension (up to 6%)
  • Private medical cover
  • Buy and sell holiday options
  • Extra holidays for length of service
  • Share save scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity policies
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up to £35,000 plus benefits



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Closing date:

31st January 2020

Contract type:

Full time

Working hours:

37.5 per week

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