Commercial Finance Business Partner (Social Housing) / Finance Manager

41000.00 GBP Annual
15 Aug 2019
23 Aug 2019
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Commercial Finance Business Partner (Social Housing) / Finance Manager / Financial Controller
Salary: Circa GBP41,000 pa
Based: Walsall, West Midlands
Hours: 37 hours

Closing Date: 26th August 2019

whg is a customer focused organisation with a strong social purpose. We are one of the West Midlands leading and most successful providers of high quality homes with a presence in 17 Local Authorities. We have aspiring success measures to meet and we are confident that we can achieve them.

'Deliver a strong business fit for today and prepared for tomorrow' is one of our five strategic aims and the one that sets out our commitment to our customers. To help us to reach this aim, we are looking for an experienced Commercial Finance Business Partner to be based at our modern offices in the heart of Walsall.

This new role has a broad focus in a real growth area of the business. The post will be responsible for delivering all the financial services related to our commercial subsidiaries, including our build for outright sale business, Anthem Homes. You will play a key role in creating effective analytics and performance indicators to ensure a culture of excellence

As a result you will be expected to provide leadership in creating and delivering an excellent, efficient, effective and enabling business partnering and accounting service. This opportunity would be particularly attractive to those with a passion for financial modelling & business appraisals, engaging with the cutting edge of our growth ambition, and those with a flair for building relationships, and presenting results through reports and accounts.

An ACA qualification (or equivalent) with PQE experience is essential, alongside an effective range of communication skills with well developed presentation skills.

If all of this sounds great and you want to take on a new challenge we would love to hear from you. In return for these high expectations you will receive a competitive salary and a great benefits package, including a fantastic working environment, 27 days annual leave, a defined benefit pension scheme and a health cash plan.

The Finance department are currently under represented by Male and BME colleagues, therefore we particularly welcome applications from Male and BME applicants.

whg is committed to safer recruitment and to the protection and safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults and will conduct appropriate background checks where necessary.