Finance Business Partner

Job details

Job reference nr.:IP-138576
Job category:Atlas Staff Position
Job location:Aberdeen

Short summary

Atlas Professionals is looking for a detailed, analytically strong Finance Business Partner in our Aberdeen office. This role is perfect for individuals who are experienced in commercial activities and in bringing actionable insights in a standardized and harmonised global approach.

Who are we?
Atlas Professionals is a global leading recruitment company in the oil and gas, marine and renewables industry with 25 offices in 18 countries. We are the leading global recruitment company in our industries and believe few things are more essential to people than finding and keeping meaningful work. Atlas is the nexus, where our visionary clients find the professionals they need at the frontier of Energy, Marine and Renewables. Our values are at the heart of everything we do and investing in people is important to us; we are transparent, open and straightforward and we do what we promise.

Job description

What does the day to day look like?
This role is situated in an international finance team that aspires to reshape the processes and activities to continuously improve and identify the most efficient ways of working. This role is crucial to collaborate with the entire finance team, both in the Aberdeen office and within the global finance organization,to get the numbers right, and make the reporting to all stakeholders relevant, timely, accurate and complete.

To achieve this, the finance team is globally harmonizing all local ways of working, into a centralized and harmonized approach. You will have to connect with the tax, insurance and payroll teams to support financial controllers and management accountants in achieving alignment and control on the cross departmental activities. 

Job requirements

How can I achieve success?
As a Finance Business Partner you will have the ability to analyse finance data to assist in providing commercial financial support to the business. In addition to this you will be required to have the following experience and skill sets:

  • Own the profit & loss per allocated division and teams
  • Run the financial closing activities for legal entities assigned to you
  • Understand the impact of financial controlling activities
  • Analyse divisional monthly figures and correct errors
  • Periodically review the positions of accruals for revenues and cost of sales
  • Ensure accurate and complete monthly and quarterly divisional reporting
  • Provide insights to management and team-up in defining corrective actions
  • Provide relevant and quantified feedback on your division to the Head of Business Control
  • You will have previous experience in business controlling and commercial financial reporting
  • Must have strong analytical skills and be concise
  • To have an appreciation for commercial matters and look to be solutions focussed
  • Excellent communication skills, both in writing and verbally
  • Degree in accounting or business economics is preferred

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What can I expect?
You’ll work in an international dynamic environment, where no day is the same. You will be given plenty of space to develop yourself and your career. Feel free to be an entrepreneur, an apprentice, and a team player with us, and above all to be yourself. Everyone is welcome at Atlas Professionals. Apart from that, you will experience excellent working conditions in a friendly working atmosphere with, of course, nice colleagues!
In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer: 

  • Vitality Private Medical Care with discounts and perks from free cinema tickets to an apple watch 
  • Life assurance cover provided by AIG
  • Income protection cover, covering up to 80% of your salary for 5 years
  • 25 days holiday as standard with the ability to increase to 30 
  • An annual company bonus scheme based on group and team targets being met of up to 2 months salary 
  • Paid volunteer day to work on a charitable project of your choice
  • Wellness membership contribution to use on a subscription of your choice from gym memberships to mindfulness apps
  • Employee Assistance programme provided through Lifeworks
  • Company social occasions and team building sessions
  • Hybrid working environment
Think you have what it takes?
We are fortunate to have a fantastic team, great professionals working for us and clients that we have worked with for years. We look to build teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, abilities and ultimately decide employment on the basis of merit. If you are eager to join the Atlas family and to learn more about our unique industry and think you have what we are looking for, then we would love to hear from you.


At Atlas Professionals, we believe that diversity drives progress and aim to build an inclusive organization. We are taking steps to create an environment for everyone and foster a culture that helps us stay at the frontier of energy, marine and renewables. If you’re driven to perform, we are waiting to hear from you - irrespective of your religion, sexual orientation, colour, gender, ethnicity, or race - if you have the talent, you fit right in.

Contact Person

Inez PastijnHR Administrator