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Finance Business Partner

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October 2, 2020

BMF has an ambitious growth plan to establish a world class and globally recognised brand, which enables people to train anywhere. By leveraging smart technology and the world’s outdoor spaces we have created a model which is capable of rapid rollout through franchised operations. BMF aims to establish itself as a highly profitable business, which is a pervasive force for good on a global stage.

We are looking for a Finance Business Partner to join the BMF central team to support the business and the wider franchise network to develop a robust financial planning and analysis framework. We are looking for a highly engaged, qualified accountant with a drive to succeed and make a difference.

You will be able to hit the ground running, quickly integrating yourself into the small central head office team in a rapidly growing organisation.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Building relationships across the franchisee network
  • Business partnering with the Operations Director
  • Business partnering with the Sales and Marketing team
  • Working closely with the outsourced bookkeeping function
  • Monthly franchisee revenue/performance  and commission calculations
  • Ownership of month end MI process and KPI reporting
  • Cashflow forecasts and control
  • Quarterly forecasts, annual budgets and 3-5 year business plan
  • Supporting senior team with board and shareholder reports


  • Qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA accountant
  • Graduate with 1st or 2:1 in relevant studies
  • Multi-site experience in retail/hospitality/leisure industry (at least 5 years)
  • Experience of working in a franchise environment and / or the fitness industry a significant advantage


  • Strong communicator and open personality – with a proven ability to build relationships
  • Strong work ethic with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Not scared to challenge the status quo
  • Strong systems skills – experience of databases / data analytics with an ability to handle/interpret large quantities of raw data
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Experience of Sage software a distinct advantage
  • Flexibility – able to adapt to changing requirements and able to ‘roll sleeves up’ in a small team environment
  • Team player with ability to work independently also
  • Ability to work to strict and tight deadlines whilst remaining calm when under pressure
  • A passion for health and fitness


  • Salary - Competitive
  • Discretionary annual bonus scheme
  • Stakeholder Pension


To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to

We look forward to seeing your application.



BMF offers employment opportunities to ex or serving members of the Armed Forces who are looking for a new challenge. We are a nationwide fitness provider and run over 500 classes per week in 140 cities around the UK. We offer our Instructors both full time and flexible part-time employment with excellent career opportunities.


Want to work with the leaders in outdoor fitness but do not hold a fitness qualification? BMF recognise Study Active as a learning provider that provide quality courses for the fitness industry. 

Study Active offer both the Level 2 Fitness Instructor, and the Level 3 Personal Training qualification and are CIMSPA and REPs recognised.

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Once you’re qualified, come back to us and we’ll put you through our application process to work with Be Military Fit.

For more information on available courses and funding opportunities, please complete the registration form and Study Active will be in touch.

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