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Are you a qualified Finance Business Partner? Are you looking to be in a more business facing commercial role?

Jagex are looking to hire a Finance Business Partner, you will play a key role in providing key financial insights and guidance to the business. We are looking for someone to partner and collaborate with Senior Management and operational teams to drive performance improvements.

You will also get involved in ad hoc support for commercial/development projects as part of supporting business decision-making.

What you'll be doing:

  • Building effective working relationships with key stakeholders and collaborating with operational teams to understand key business drivers

  • Preparing monthly reporting packs including specific analysis to meet the organisation’s needs as it continues to grow

  • Analysing financial performance, identifying trends and providing actionable insights to support decision making

  • Assisting in the preparation of budgets and forecasts for the business

  • Monitoring and controlling operational expenditure and identifying opportunities for cost reduction

  • Scenario planning / financial modelling for new or existing products and initiatives

  • Identifying, and seeking to mitigate, risks and opportunities

What you'll need:

  • Professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent)

  • Proven experience as a Finance Business Partner or similar role

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex financial data and provide insights and recommendations

  • Proficient in financial modelling and use of financial software and tools (eg Excel) to perform data manipulation

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of building effective working relationships with stakeholders at all levels

What we offer:

When you join Jagex you can look forward to a generous Perks & Benefits package including:

  • Private Healthcare, including Dental Plan.

  • Minimum 6% Pension contributions.

  • Employee Assistance Programme & onsite Counselling.

  • Life Insurance.

  • Discretionary annual performance bonus.

  • Enhanced family leave policies from day 1.

  • Flexible working hours.

  • 25 days annual leave + Bank holidays & the option to buy/sell holidays + so much more!

Collaboration is at the heart of Jagex. We love getting together with our teams to share ideas and socialise. If you live in the UK, we offer a flexible working model that empowers you to work in the way that suits you best, while also getting the best from your working relationship with all the great people you’ll be connecting with here. We support you to be set up for success no matter where in the UK you log in.

Flexibility really is the key to how we set up working schedules, we’ll discuss your needs with you and be transparent about the working schedules of the team you’ll be working with during our interview process.

About Jagex:

Make forever games with us.

Jagex is a thriving international games company with a growing library of forever game IPs for core gamers. We have such huge expertise at running games for the long term that we re-define expectations for what evergreen success looks like.

We create spaces for our players to come together – with each other and with us – inside and outside of our games. We empower our players with real influence on the game’s evolution. We help our players belong. Our community experiences give players a greater stake in what they’re playing, creating loyal forever fans.

These strengths inform our vision of our studio as a thriving international games company with a growing library of forever game IPs for core gamers. Our forever games will nurture sizable communities whose loyalty provides consistent revenues.

This in turn drives our mission: We create forever fans by empowering our community. We give players experiences worthy of their long-term time investment and actively collaborate with them to shape the games and the community for the better.

If this is something you want to be a part of, get in touch.

We have 500 of the industry’s most talented individuals in our Cambridge studio; if you share our values and ambition, we’d love to talk to you. Worried you don’t meet all the requirements in the spec? Your attitude, fresh perspective and experience is just as important to us; if you think this could be the perfect job for you, let’s talk.