Newly Qualified Accountant - Business Partner

Allen Lane
London, South East England
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Finance Business Partner -

Salary range: £48,169 to £55,243 (including accountancy allowance) + excellent pension & benefits

Leading Central Government Agency

My client is looking for a fully qualified accountant to join their business partnering team. The senior finance business partner will be providing services to the departments to Directors General and to the budget holders working to that Director General, building strong business relationships & specialist finance skills to the organisations systems of financial and budgetary control.

Job Description:

  • Managing two Finance Business Partners, ensuring that the team operated collaboratively and effectively to deliver a consistent and high quality business partnering service to their stakeholders
  • Supporting the Head of Finance Business Partnering & the whole Department through a period of change over the next 18 months as they implement, develop and improve the function
  • Provide advice and guidance on all financial matters as necessary, from accounting to budgeting, auditing and the government’s Estimates processes.
  • To continuously improve the department, identifying ways to improve efficiency, culture & teamwork.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Qualified Accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA
  • A track record of success, providing financial advice on complex issues
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team
  • An ambitious self starter who is eager to progress
  • Ideally you will have business partnering experience but this is not essential