Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance. Sheridan Maine are proud to be working with a community based charity based in Southampton. They are looking for a Finance Business Partner for their busy finance department.
As the Finance Business Partner, you will work closely with the Community Branch teams to support and develop financial information.
You will be an integral part of the operational unit teams, and will act as the ‘Finance Manager' for these areas. Taking responsibility for monthly accounts, budget and forecasts you will tread an invisible line between finance and operations, advocating for the operational unit at all times. You will reduce the time taken by settings to update and contribute to financial information gathering and add real value in supporting Directors and Managers in scenario planning and modelling. The role will provide high quality awareness and insight into operational performance, addressing areas of concern with the Director to grow and build on existing operational services.
It is expected that the Finance Business Partner will also cover a financial area of expertise and will take responsibility for being the lead finance person on matters related. You will also need to pick up various financial tasks as part of financial compliance.
What you will have to be great at this role:
• At least 1 year demonstrable and relevant experience in either a Business Partnering or Management Accounts Role
• Sound knowledge of accounting practice (P&L, BS, CF)
• Excellent communication skills
• Part qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA
• Strong Excel skills
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.
If you're passionate about this position or are keen to hear more please click on "apply" above as soon as possible.