Overview

Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner

Location: Spalding

Basic salary: £35,000 – £40,000 per annum + benefits

Type: Permanent

A large and well known Logistics group are recruiting for a Finance Business Partner based out of their offices in Spalding. You'll produce management accounts and commentary for key areas of the business. The ideal candidate will be AAT, ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified or part qualified/QBE with proven experience in a similar role.

Other key responsibilities will include:

Providing system support, maintenance and development for all systems controlled by the finance department
Presenting and explaining financial performance to their areas to senior managers
Proactively identifying and delivering best practice processes improvements
Advising operational managers on the correct accounting treatment of transactions
Assisting and supplying information to auditors for annual audit
Owning the accounting for designated cost centres, nominal codes or balance sheet codes
Completing financial for weekly Flash and month end
Preparing and posting journals and balance sheet reconciliations
Prepare detailed explanation of performance compared to budget/forecast

Requirements:

Working towards or achieved ACA/ACCA/CIMA or be qualified by experience. AAT as a minimum.
A minimum of 3 years experience of management/financial accounting
Strong Excel skills with the ability to create and develop spreadsheets using functions (pivot tables, lookups etc) or macros to automate and improve accounting. Also proficient in Word and PowerPoint
Ability to proactively identify and implement process improvements
Continuous improvement mentality – with the ability to identify and implement at pace process improvements (improving control / efficiency / insight)
Analytical skills with the ability to make judgements from data and then work with the business through to conclusion

We look forward to receiving your application and will consider candidates from similar backgrounds who have the required technical experience such as Finance Business Partner, Finance Manager, Management Accountant, Finance Manager, Accountant, Newly Qualified Accountant, Part Qualified Accountant, QBE, Education, AAT, CPD, ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, ACA

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