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Finance Business Partner - Product Portfolio and Innovation

Department: FP&A and Corporate Development

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Role Purpose:
Reporting to Director of FP&A Manufacturing, Innovation & Supply Chain, the Finance Business Partner - Product Portfolio & Innovation (PP&I) will play a key role in supporting the PP&I functions through monthly business performance review and by providing value added analysis to PP&I Senior Leader.

Roles & Responsibilities:

• Support of Key strategic programmes which involve Innovation and development will form an important aspect to this role, through business case builds, programme cost tracking and control, and ongoing project financial guidance.
• Provide senior PP&I leaders with value added analysis and financial guidance in order to support both operational and strategic decision making - looking at the risks and opportunities and providing alternative ideas and corrective action planning
• Support with Business case analysis, financial modelling, and detailed return on investment for Strategic programmes and projects, and Capital investment
• Ongoing Financial guidance and support for Strategic Programmes, including project cost tracking and variance analysis
• Ensure accurate and timely delivery of budget and forecast building across PP&I, in line with timeframes as laid out by Head of Planning
• Develop dynamic reports and analysis to support long term planning
• Ensure that correct financial procedures are maintained and adhered to
• Ad hoc analysis and modelling as required

About Us
Ever since 1998, when our founder, Jonathan Milner, started selling antibodies from the back of his bike, Abcam has aimed to help scientific researchers make breakthroughs faster. We now have offices and labs in the UK, the US, China and Japan, and as we continue to grow, we remain ambitious, driven by our customers’ success and their research needs.

It’s our goal to provide a world-standard in protein research tools, technical support and delivery. When you join Abcam, you’ll join a global business with the passion and the vision to become the most influential company, and, best-loved brand in life sciences.

Our culture is our key differentiator. We believe in empowering individuals, with responsibility given at an early stage. The working environment is fun and fast-paced, collaborative and outcome focused, with a strong customer focus. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer an attractive and flexible benefits package (which includes shares for eligible employees), a culture focussed on wellbeing and opportunities for growth and development.