Senior Finance Business Partner / Finance Manager

21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Finance Business Partner / Finance Manager (Looking after a team)



£55,000 per annum


* Confident Finance Manager, looking after a team of Accountants, leading from the front.
* Business Partnering
* Providing a detailed commercial accounting knowledge
* Responsible for the business partnering to all subsidiary companies
* To act as the conduit between finance and operational areas of the business to create a fuller understanding of costs, performance and opportunities for business improvement and efficiencies.
* To assist in the production of the annual financial statements
* Lead on the production of the monthly management information
* To assist with the consolidation of the group accounts
* To assist with the annual external audit and to contribute to the internal audit
* To ensure any capital transactions are highlighted to the capital accountant inline with the finance team deadlines
* To oversee the relevant monthly reconciliations undertaken by the management accountant, to include accruals, pre-payments and deferred income
* Ensure intercompany transactions are recorded correctly
* To work with budget holders to better understand and report operational performance within the financial reporting framework
* To assist budget holders in the accurate compilation and monitoring of capital and revenue budgets
* To support budget holders with Business Performance Reporting to ensure that regular financial reporting is supported by accurate and meaningful financial commentary.
* To support for budget holders in variance analysis
* Provision of training for budget holders when required
* Assist the Financial Controller
* Financial Forecasting, Analysis and Modelling

Person specification:

* Confident Manager and Leader
* Minimum of 5 years' experience working at a senior level
* Fully qualified accountant
* Strong commercial and analytical skills
* Computer literature up to intermediate/advanced level
* Recent experience in preparation of statutory accounts and audit files, preparation of budgets, financial and management accounts, cash flow forecasts etc.

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PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK