Finance Business Partner


About this role

  • Brunel has an exciting
    opportunity for a Finance Business Partner working our client who are a large
    global mining company;
  • The role will be located in Salt Lake City, Utah.

  • Lead a high performing finance team, partnering to drive business performance;
  • Strongly exhibit clients values, and strive for continuous improvement and excellence;
  • Establish new benchmarks for a finance team’s contribution to business success;
  • Partner closely with the Managing Director and as an influential member of the Senior Leadership Team to provide decision analysis, advice, and holistic finance support;
  • Understand performance to identify improvement opportunities, and help develop high value initiatives to optimize business outcomes;
  • Develop financial understanding and acumen and drive a step change in cost discipline and leadership;
  • Oversee critical commercial activity relating to clients land, water and other assets portfolio;
  • Build strong rapport and partnership with a variety of stakeholders including Controllership, Technical, Integrated Planning, Procurement, Commercial/Sales & Marketing, Business Improvement; and the Product Group finance team.


  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Engineering, or an equivalent analytically focused field, and ideally a relevant postgraduate qualification;
  • CA or CPA designation preferred;
  • 10-15+ years of finance experience, including in leadership roles within a multi-national company environment;
  • An influential leader able to coach, develop, engage and bring out the best in a team;
  • Strong problem solving, strategic, negotiation, presentation and influence capabilities;
  • Deep curiosity for understanding detailed business performance, and ability to use that understanding to develop insights and improvement initiatives;
  • A team player with excellent communication, influence and engagement skills at all levels;
  • Expertise across a full range of standard business, finance and presentation toolkits and an aptitude for identifying technology-based solutions to enable increased efficiency and performance improvement.


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About Brunel

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  • Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services;
  • Join us today.
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