Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Goldhawk Associates
Location
Sittingbourne
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
10 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a thriving and highly successful organisation based in Kent. They are looking to recruit a Finance Business Partner for their Kent offices who will provide financial information, tools, analysis and insight to allow the business units and their respective senior managers to make informed business decisions, whilst driving to achieve defined business goals and objectives.

The purpose of the role will be to contribute to strategic decision making and performance management, whilst limiting the impact of risk;
Technical skills for this role are paramount, with equal importance in the ability to lead and influence people.

Key responsibilities include:
- Reviewing the preparation of the monthly accounts alongside the SSC Accountant to ensure their accuracy against forecast
- Provide insightful commentary to support and explain the month-end numbers and variances
- Line management responsibility for Business Partner Assistant roles, supporting their development and growth whilst carrying out leadership responsibilities in the areas of performance management and appraisals
- Support any local requirement in terms of internal and external audits
- Participate in any intercompany reporting and requirements as necessary
- Build relationships across the business, ensuring the production of business critical MI

The ideal candidate will be formally qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with the ability to build strong relationships with site based operational contacts. You must have the drive to display the organisation's core valued with the ability to contribute effectively in a collaborative working environment. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading Kent business that can offer exceptional career opportunities.

Unfortunately, due to the high number of applications currently being received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.