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Senior Finance Business Partner for Executive Education Programmes


Department: Dean's Office
Location: Europe Campus
Status: Non Manager
Contract: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Kathinka OWE at

Posted on: 05 April 2019
Deadline: 14 April 2019

Job Description

The Dean’s Office of INSEAD is currently looking to fill the role of

Senior Finance Business Partner for Executive Education Programmes

Permanent, full time contract, starting ASAP and based in Fontainebleau


The Senior Finance Business Partner contributes to a strong Financial Planning and Analysis function that provides INSEAD’s leadership with powerful data driven support and analysis for strategic decision-making and effective use of resources. The role is a finance partner for a key business area of the school that has significant impact in terms of revenue generation and expenses scope.

The role requires a good understanding of the business environment of the school, structure and process-orientation as well as effective internal stakeholder management skills. Experience in budgeting, financial planning & analysis is required.

The position holder is part of the central administration of the school and thereby sits within the Dean’s Office reporting to the Director of Financial Planning & Analysis

The main activities and responsibilities in this role include budgeting & financial planning, financial analysis & management reporting and control & compliance.


The ideal candidate should have the following profile:

  • Master degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics preferred
  • 5 -7 years of experience in budgeting, financial planning & analysis
  • Experience in an international environment with cultural differences
  • Knowledge in Business Intelligence & Financial Planning software and databases
  • Knowledge of accounting standards and procedures, laws, rules and compliance
  • Ability to manipulate large amounts of data and to compile detailed reports
  • Ability to interact with senior internal and external stakeholders of various backgrounds
  • Ability to build & leverage internal networks
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Analytical skills, problem-solving and process orientated
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and innovation
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English and French
  • Advanced computer skills on MS Office


If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter (in English) by e-mail to


Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified and that valid working papers are mandatory.

We will keep your personal data for a period of 1 year in order to be reviewed in case a new opportunity arises within INSEAD. Your data will be deleted after this period.

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