The LTE Group is a unique social enterprise, dedicated to providing quality learning, training and employment opportunities across the UK - Join our group today!
We have a great opportunity to join our Finance Team as a Finance Business Partner on a fixed term (Up to 12 months), full time (37 hours per week) basis.
You will provide a proactive and responsive range of financial and commercial support to business units, enabling the organisation to meet it's financial targets by:
Ensuring cost centre financials are correct, supporting a timely month-end review and closure of accounts.
Liaising with business unit and external stakeholders to ensure effective financial management in place for contract, e.g. invoicing, cashflow and reporting.
Production and analysis of monthly performance against budget and reforecast.
Supporting Budget and Reforecast process ensuring accuracy, version control and flagging risks for relevant cost centres.
Accurate and timely analysis of financial data
Preparation of data for month end Business Unit reporting packs and Quarterly Business Reviews
Provide advice to budget holders and act as a point of contact for queries.
The LTE group structure encompasses the strengths of each of our individual organisations (The Manchester College, Novus, MOL and LTE) allowing them the freedom to focus on their own learners, colleagues, stakeholders and communities, whilst providing the support and added value of a Group. Each of our 5,000 colleagues benefits from the opportunity to develop and progress their career within and across our wider Group network.
In order to do this role, you will need:
Working towards a financial qualification (e.g. CIMA, ACCA, ACA, CIPFA)
Level 3 English & Maths
Experience of maintaining accurate electronic and paper-based data recording systems.
Experience supporting Budget Holders with Management Accounts, Budgets and other
Financial issues preferred but not essential.
Previous work experience ln a finance role
Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word and Excel and knowledge of financial IT systems
Good excel skills (Developing spreadsheets and knowledge of formula and audit requirements)
Good team player
Questioning approach to work
The LTE Group is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, please visit and apply directly via our website (url removed)/careers
All applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the Key Responsibilities, Key Result Areas and Qualifications/Skills/Experience detailed within the job description for shortlisting purposes.
Salaries are based on skills, qualifications and experience. All salaries are subject to job evaluation
The closing date for this job advert is 11/01/2021 however sometimes the job advert may close early if we receive a good response!