Finance Business Partner

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, parking, flexi-bens
11 Oct 2018
10 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity for a Finance Business Partner or Commercial Accountant to join a fast-moving corporate business based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. This Finance Business Partner role has a focus on Costs and CAPEX, therefore experience within these areas of cost control and efficiency optimisation is essential. You will be supporting the Operational and Support teams, and constructively challenging the status quo.

As Finance Business Partner, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Business partnering Operational and Support teams, building strong trustworthy relationships.
  • Over-sight of all change activity investment decisions, including appropriate accounting treatment, benefits realisation and tracking against approved spend.

  • Overhead management of cost centres for Operations and Support profit centre - and consolidation of all overhead costs.
  • Data driven decision support - through the provision of robust forward looking insight.

  • Monthly Variance analysis.

  • Quarterly forecast.

  • Annual Budget.

  • 5 year plan.

  • KPI development and tracking.

To be successful in your application for this excellent Finance Business Partner opportunity, you will be a qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA), with proven experience of cost control and business partnering. You will need to show you are organised and methodical, seeing challenges as development opportunities not problems; able to create strong relationships at all levels within the organisation; and influence decision making - ensuring results are aligned to strategic goals and that the financials driving investment decisions are sound.

You will also need to have outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal, an enhanced user of MS Excel, and have a keen attention to detail with high standards of accuracy.

In return, the Finance Business Partner role attracts a salary of up to £50,000 dependant on experience, plus contributory pension, healthcare, and other flexible benefits.

If you are looking for a new opportunity in Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, and this sounds like a perfect fit, please apply to this advert ASAP! Thank you.

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