Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Northamptonshire
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
21 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

To support the delivery of company-wide transactions and processes supporting the overall strategic objectives to deliver finance and business performance. The role has good variety with exposure to operations and the business.

Commutable from: Corby, Kettering, Rushden, Wellingborough, Peterborough, and Bedford.

Client Details

My client is a well-known and respected brand which holds a respected reputation within the UK market.

Description

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Consult with managers to understand business requirements and identify opportunities.

  • Be proactive in identifying financial risks and opportunities for departments so that business managers can respond to them on a timely basis

  • Continually focusing on streamlining and improving processes.

  • Work with the business to build budgets for key financial metrics.

  • Plan and manage the financial processes, ensuring compliance with operational and financial controls.

  • Understanding the current trading environment and investigating and articulating the short term and long term implications of any changes.

  • Support a continuous improvement culture across the function to focus on service, costs, cash flow by contributing in joint problem solving

  • Produce periodic forecasts to enable business managers to understand the implications of current spend behaviours on the full year

Profile

Candidate requirements:

  • Qualified accountant: ACCA, CIMA, ACA.

  • Experience within manufacturing accountancy, costing and variances (desirable)
  • The ability to champion change, pace and simplicity

  • Strong analytic thinking and excellent numerical skills

  • Desire to learn, develop and possess a 'can do' attitude

Job Offer

An excellent opportunity to establish yourself within a big brand and 'make a difference.' Along with the competitive salary there are excellent benefits.

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