AECOM Business Partner Analyst in London, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148944BR

Position Title Business Partner Analyst

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - London

City London

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

AECOM Shared Services

We support our employees globally by coordinating and managing the day-to-day operations of General Accounting, Human Resources, Administration, Marketing and Information Technology. We pride ourselves on ensuring we deliver the best customer service possible to our people while building trust and relationships with all of our constituents.

Job Summary

AECOM is looking to recruit a Business Partner Analyst to join their established finance teams in either Wimbledon or Birmingham. Other office locations will be considered.

The key purpose of this role is to support the Financial Partner & Analyst Manager by being a key contact for the Operational finance team. The role will also provide ad-hoc support as required to the FP&A Manager, Regional FD’s and wider FP&A Team.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide system and complex excel reporting and analysis

Support Operational FD’s in understanding End Market performance

Partner with Operational FD’s and Financial Analysis team to develop reporting package to support End Market reporting structure.

Support monthly forecasting process.

Support annual planning process.

Assist in preparing analysis, commentary and presentation material for the monthly and quarterly financial and operational review meetings

Develop thorough analysis and explanation of variance drivers, both financial and operational

Participate in special project work as required

Assist in Functional support reviews and complete analysis

Support Working Capital review by improving accuracy of forecasting and reporting

Exhibit flexibility and willingness to take on new responsibilities and assignments as they are identified.

Be a team player across the Finance Team

Closing date for applications 23rd January 2017.

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this role we would like to hear from candidates with the following;

Part qualified or interested in pursuing an accounting qualification

Advanced excel skills

Strong analytical & problem solving skills

Must be pro-active and demonstrate ability to see things through to the end

Very high attention to detail

Strong oral \ written communications skills

Ability to be resourceful, hands on and work both independently and as part of high-performing team

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency

You will also be able to work to tight deadlines and handle multiple sometimes changing priorities.

Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy; willingness to work with multiple different colleagues on a variety of initiatives

Preferred Qualifications

Part qualified or interested in pursuing an accounting qualification

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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