Senior Accountant / Assistant Business Partner
We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Lancashire as a Senior Accountant / Assistant Business Partner.
The role will be an initial 10-month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to use your skills to support the Business Partners in influencing the wider business through the provision of data analysis, produce management information and ensure financial governance is considered at all times.
Preparation, review and analysis of reports and spreadsheets as required
Provision of financial support & advice to customers and stakeholders
Operate financial systems and processes in a constantly changing environment
Resolve problems to ensure management reporting timescales are met
Provide help-line to internal and external customers
Support Business Partners in order to facilitate decision-making using knowledge and experience
Effective liaison with other functions & across the finance teams
Continual improvement of procedures and working practices
Manage financial transactional inputsKey skills & qualifications
Fully qualified accountant, CIMA/ACCA/ACA
Previous experience necessary in Management Accounting, also some experience in Financial Accounting, Financial Reporting and Project Accounting is preferable
Proficient in using Microsoft products including Excel, Word, Power-point
Confidence to financially challenge in a way to add value to the business
Proactive, with a forward thinking and collaborative approach
Ability to prepare both detailed and summarised information whilst adhering to deadlines
Able to develop effective working relationships and be flexible in a changing environment
Flexibility to adapt to work load peaks and changes in business or processes
Desirable - knowledge of Infor LN and Planning and Analytics (TM1)What we're looking for in you
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.
Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.
Stakeholder management skills.
Rate: £33.23 per hour (inside IR35)
AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy