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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  • We manage the process for you, from submitting your resume to coordinating interviews to extending offers and assisting with on-boarding;
  • Let us get you going so you can get on with the job;

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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  • Large global mining company.

    Application process


    We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


    After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


    During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


    After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


    Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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    Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

    • Certifications (optional)
    • Job references (optional)
    • Motivation Letter (optional)
    • Resume
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    Any questions remaining?

    Your consultant, Sarah Logan is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

    Account manager

    Sarah Logan
    Brunel USA - Houston

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