Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Soten

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Gleesons are currently recruiting for a qualified Finance Business Partner to join a large manufacturing business based in Leicester. This is a superb opportunity for a qualified accountant (ACA,ACCA,CIMA) to make a move into a truly commercial finance role

Role Accountability's: Finance Business Partner, Leicester

  • Reporting, Forecasting and Supporting Management
  • Deliver accurate P&L and cash reports
  • Participate in the Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning and other relevant processes in order to develop clear P&L and cash forecasts / budgets, ensuring that future trends can be explained
  • Generate Management Decision Support tools and reporting to enable operations and sales / business development teams to take timely and effective decisions to achieve the short, medium and long-term goals of the business;
  • Advise business leaders on improving the financial performance of the business through analysis of management accounting reports and understanding of / participation in relevant business processes.
  • Creation and maintenance of accurate costing records for monitoring product and customer profitability
  • Monitoring and ensuring integrity of cost saving opportunities
  • In partnership with the commercial and purchasing teams, ensure customer and supplier contracts are priced appropriately
  • Creation and maintenance of accurate cashflow (working capital) reports
  • Monitoring and ensuring integrity of working capital improvement opportunities
  • Oversight of technical accounting research and analysis

Person Specification: Finance Business Partner, Leicester

* Qualified Accountant (ACA,CIMA,ACCA)
* Strong commercial acumen
* Excellent communication, stakeholder management
* Delivering results, accurately and on-time
* A leader: - Resilience, and ability to retain rational thought under pressure

For more information on this excellent Finance Business Partner opportunity based in Leicester please do get in touch

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