Robert Half

Finance Business Partner / Management Accountant

England, Greater Manchester
Up to £45000 per annum + negotiable
07 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
James Scott
Professional Membership
Contract Type

This role is to handle all aspects of finance business partnering and management accounts (operations) for the site. Identifying and addressing issues, implementation of changes, alongside analysis, budgeting and forecasting are the staples of the position. Finance business partnering is required in order to support the client base and to fuel the further development of the business and finance team.

  • Month end close processes - including preparation of and posting journals, reconciliations, cost reports & variance analysis.
  • Responsibility for overhead and costing functions
  • Revenue and margin financial forecasting
  • Business partnering to provide support and satisfaction to different areas of the business (senior management, stakeholders etc), as well as externally
  • Forecast responsibilities
  • Ensuring KPIs are maintained and achieved
  • Maintenance of current service levels of reporting. Continual improvement to meet business demands
  • Management of expectations at senior levels - ensuring clear communication, timescales and output
  • Ensuring compliance with company policies


The ideal candidate will be/have;
  • Part-qualified or Qualified (SIMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • Fluent in English
  • Experienced in financial reporting
  • Experienced in month end procedures
  • Experienced as a finance business partner, or in a position with key communication functions
  • Experienced in the implementation of changes for continuous improvement
  • Experienced in a position of control, ideally management
  • Competent in presenting information to individuals in both finance and non-finance background
  • Highly computer literate, including experience within an ERP system.
  • Highly skilled with MS Excel
  • Ideally from an Engineering / Manufacturing / Construction / FMCG background

Further information regarding ideal qualities can be obtained upon contact or application, as can information around the business itself.

Salary & Benefits

£40,000+ (depending on experience), negotiable

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