Finance Business Partner

Robert Walters
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to sustained growth this organisation in Warrington are looking for an experienced and commercially minded Finance Business Partner to join a growing organisation.

Reporting directly to the Financial Director, in a Finance Business Partner capacity, your core duties will include:

  • Work closely with the Business Development Team to appraise and report the expected financial implications of new acquisitions
  • Working collaboratively with other members of the Finance team and working with staff across other functions, ensure that set up details for new acquisitions are delivered in a timely manner, covering reporting structure, billing and contractual details and endowments
  • Provide technical modelling support to the wider team
  • Appraise financials for new acquisitions and projects, facilitating approval by the Director of Finance
  • Work closely with the Financial Accountant to ensure that obligations under the monthly reporting and annual budgeting timetable are met
  • Work closely with the Operations Team to appraise, interpret and optimise available commercial opportunities
  • Develop appropriate financial systems & reports to optimise commercial opportunities
  • Work closely with Fundraising Team to ensure the financial applications are effectively developed and subsequently reported
  • Business Partner with non-financial colleagues to impart best practice

Key requirements:

  • Previous experience working in a Finance Business Partner capacity - liaising with non-financial departments
  • Qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent
  • Experience of service charge desirable but not essential
  • Understanding of group structures and inter-company accounting desirable but not essential.
  • A team worker with string collaborative skills, both with colleagues in the Finance function and across multi-disciplinary teams
  • Comfortable with a changing and fast paced deadline driven environment
  • Able to make decisions based on appropriate analysis of the risks and opportunities involved, often involving unfamiliar or ground-breaking situations
  • Able to assimilate complex financial & non-financial information, identify salient facts, draw measured conclusions and communicate the outcome in a concise manner
  • Excellent IT skills & Excel spreadsheet skills

Working with a Financial Director with exposure to strategic decision-making, this is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation in a broad and challenging role that will change over time in a reactive environment.

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