Finance Business Partner

Recruiter
Sewell Wallis
Location
Bradford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Oct 2019
Closes
20 Oct 2019
Ref
1285592669
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Business Partner
Bradford, £30,000 - £40,000

This Engineering leader are looking to recruit a Finance Business Partner to join their Technology business unit.

Working on a range of exciting design, manufacture and support projects, this area of the business works with a number of key clients, domestically and internationally. They're based at a number of sites in the UK and overseas. The business continues to win new work and grow at a significant pace, and as a result they are recruiting for talented, enthusiastic and driven people.

Reporting to the Finance Manager this role is a great development opportunity for a commercially minded accountant, who wants to build on their experience by taking responsibility for a number of key tasks within the department.
You will support Project Managers and Operations stakeholders with the production of financial information for quarterly forecasting, budget and performance information for the contracts in their portfolio.

Your key deliverables will include:

*To be responsible for the production of financial information for quarterly forecasting, budget and performance information for the contracts in your portfolio.
*To produce meaningful and accurate financial reports to show contract performance in order to explain variances from budget and previous forecasts in a way that gives confidence that a clear understanding is evident.
*To assist the project managers in their understanding of the financial issues so they are equipped to foresee financial risks before they arise and put in place adequate mitigation.
*To be the key financial contributor at the monthly PSR and Finance review meetings for their portfolio and be able to talk about the forecast, variances and margin.
*To submit/produce contract invoices, in line with current procedures and compile cash forecasts in line with the company requirements.
*To assist in the production of reports that are required by the Project Accounting function and within business streams relevant to their portfolio of contracts.
*To be responsible for the delivery of appropriate revenue and profit treatment for their designated contracts at month end.

What do I need to do the role?

We would like you to have experience in all or some of these areas:

*Ideally qualified, or near qualified accountant - ACCA / ACA / CIMA
*Have a background in commercially focused accounting roles
*Have excellent communication skills with all levels in the hierarchy.
*Be proficient in using excel, with the ability to pick up new platforms quickly.

For more information please contact Dean Stokes

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. As part of our recruitment process, we will retain your CV for a period of one year to enable us to consider you for future roles. After this period your CV will be deleted.

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