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Finance Business Partner

RIBA 1834 Ltd
London (Central), London (Greater)
c.£50,000 per annum, based upon experience and location
Closing date
6 May 2024

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Be part of the vision; be part of the RIBA.


RIBA is a global professional membership body, and a cultural organisation, driving excellence in architecture.


Salary: c.£50,000 per annum, based upon experience and location

Location: London/Hybrid working

Hours: 35 hours per week, full-time, permanent


Why Join us?


Our Benefits:

RIBA offers an amazing employee benefits package which includes (a) a generous pension scheme with employer contributions (up to 12%), (b) life assurance, (c) annual leave of 27 days plus bank holidays and paid closure of 3 discretionary days between Christmas and New Year. For more details on our benefits click here


About the Role

The Finance Business Partner is part of a team responsible for delivering impactful and insightful business critical information to the organisation. You will be responsible for producing accurate and timely monthly management accounts, quarterly forecasts, annual budgets and contribute to the 5-year business plan. This will include detailed and summary analysis in numerical, graphical, and written formats.  You will build trusted relationships with budget holders and senior executives to provide support and influence the decision-making process and helping them understand results.

Lead on financial aspects of business cases including costing complex proposals and reviewing the development of existing products and services for defined business areas.

You will have the opportunity partner with the wider organisation and be involved with major projects.

Your expertise with Excel and financial systems will be used to enhance reporting, improve financial controls, and drive accurate forecasting and budgeting.


What are we looking for?


  • Professional accounting qualification, such as ACCA, CIMA, Part Qualified or QBE.
  • Strong experience in management accounting and finance business partnering, and financial analysis with the ability to interpret financial information.
  • Strong influencing, excellent verbal, written communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability and flexibility to adapt to the audience.
  • Ability to process large quantities of financial data and extract insightful information to support the decision-making process.
  • Advanced Excel skills, proficiency in other Microsoft packages, and experience with accounting systems.



  • Fully qualified ACCA/CIMA accountant
  • Experience with Open Accounts Experience of Funder Reporting
  • Experience of working in commercial and not for profit organisations


If you would like to apply for the position, please view the full job description below (found at 'supporting documents') and contact Nicola at Morgan Spencer:


Closing date: 06/05/2024
Interview date: TBC


Due to high volumes of applications we are unable to respond to everyone, however, should you be shortlisted for interview we will be in touch.  We may also close an advert earlier than the date above if we receive enough quality applications.


Please note that you must be able to demonstrate that you have the Right to Work in the UK.  We are unable to proceed with any candidates who cannot show the relevant documentation so please only apply if you meet these criteria. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer visa sponsorship.


RIBA aims to be an inclusive employer, committed to building an authentic and diverse environment where all are encouraged to be themselves. We champion work/life balance and welcome requests for flexible working across our organisation. We value applications from all sections of society and appreciate divergent experience, therefore if you are excited about the role and working with us, yet your experience may not align perfectly with every single skill or competency, we encourage you to apply anyway.  



Registered Charity No. 210566


The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is a global professional membership body driving excellence in architecture. Our purpose is to serve members and society in order to deliver better buildings and places, stronger communities and a sustainable environment.

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