Operational Finance Business Partner

Operational Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    Hinckley, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Soten

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Gleeson Recruitment Group are currently supporting a FTSE listed business based close to Hinckley who are looking to recruit a qualified accountant (ACA,ACCA,CIMA) to join them as am Operational Finance Business Partner.

Key Duties Operational Finance Business Partner, Hinckley, £50,000:

  • Act as first point of contact for the Site Managers & Operations Managers, providing expert support and challenge
  • Maintaining strong cost controls - e.g. overtime reporting, labour recs, workflow issues
  • Ensure Cost Models are fully implemented, updated and reconciled regularly at all sites.
  • Finance lead on operational cost saving projects
  • Development and preparation of operational efficiency reports.
  • Support the GM to prepare capex proposals/business cases.
  • Attend and lead regular cost control reviews with the engineering team.
  • Focus on innovation - identify new ways of collecting/analysing data to help improve understanding and decision making.
  • Preparation of relevant and accurate analysis for forecasts and budgets.
  • Work directly with SSC to get accurate month end accounts in place by the given deadlines
  • Initial full P&L reviews for month end process, clearly highlighting any issues and improving processes so that they're not repeated.
  • Take ownership of project reporting and use this to drive project savings against budget.

Key Experience Operational Finance Business Partner, Hinckley, £50,000

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA,ACCA,CIMA)
  • A strong team player who can work collaboratively as well as autonomously.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Proven experience of engaging with both financial and non-financial colleagues.
  • Proven experience of taking the finance lead on cross functional projects and evidence of tangible results.
  • Demonstrable career advancement to date and a willingness to progress is essential.

This high performing business are looking for an operationally focused Finance Business Partner to join them in a true value add role. This role will have massive scope to analyse and improve site processes with a goal of increasing overall profitability. This opportunity also offers demonstrable routes of progression in the short and medium term.

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