Finance Business Partner

$67,804 yearly
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  • Harrogate, North Yorkshire
  • Sep 21, 2023
Permanent Experience: Qualified Accountant Role: Finance Manager

Job Description

Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a Finance Business Partner to join a Harrogate based organisation who have demonstrated impressive growth over the last few years and continue to do so. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious qualified Accountant with a strong FBP / commercial background looking for the next step in their career. There is a clear progression path with this role to become Head of Finance within 12-18 months. As the Finance Business Partner, you will be required to build strong and effective relationships with senior stakeholders across the business, as well as supporting business units in delivering financial performance. Working closely with the senior management team, your responsibilities will include:- Assisting with budgeting and forecasting process Variance analysis Internal reporting Taking ownership of the capex process within the business unit Managing the balance sheet and P&L Supporting and challenging the business unit MD and Operations Director with key strategic decisions Presenting key information and financials to stakeholders Identifying and driving improvements and efficiencies in existing finance processes Providing support with the year end audit process and liaise with the external auditors Requirements Fully qualified Accountant, ideally CIMA / ACCA / ACA Excellent analytical and stakeholder management skills Finance business partnering experience preferably in a fast paced environment Ability to prioritise and adapt to changing deadlines Excellent communication and presentation skills For further details please contact Emma Dugdale or Lucy Regan. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful. Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions In order to view more information on this job press the APPLY NOW button below and it will take you to the source website

Working Hours

Full Time

Salary by Currency

This role in US Dollars has a minimum of $67,804 to a maximum of $67,804. In British Pounds it has a minimum of £55,000 to a maximum of £55,000. In Australian Dollars it has a minimum of $105,342 to a maximum of $105,342.


Planning Budgeting and Forecasting

This course teaches you how to master the business planning and strategy creation the budgeting process creating investment cases building financial models allocating capital monitoring budgets and managing outcomes.

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Analysing and Reporting Performance

This module has been specifically designed to help finance team members identify the key metrics that are needed to manage performance across the business and turn these into a powerful set of KPIs that can be reported on dashboards scorecards and board reports.

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High Performance Teams

During this course participants will learn the nine components of a high-performance finance team: purpose and vision alignment effective leadership thriving culture defined roles teamwork strong performance flexibility adaptability and continuous learning.

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Business Partnering

This course teaches you the ten roles of Business Partnering. You will benefit from written narrative videos and podcasts produced by experienced CFOs and professional mentors who share valuable first-hand experience regarding the challenges of supporting the wider business and making a positive impact.

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Optimising Processes

During this course we discuss how finance teams can map out simplify and standardize processes and apply Lean Six Sigma principles to reduce waste. We cover automation and outsourcing and how you can benefit from Optical Character Recognition Robotic Process Automation Digital Transformation and Artificial Intelligence.

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Operational Driver

Modern-day CFOs are taking on ever-increasing operational responsibilities including Finance HR IT Legal Procurement Payroll and Facilities. This course teaches you how to lead these functions effectively and also proven methodologies to become a strong operational driver throughout the business.

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Commercial Mindset

Possessing a strong commercial awareness means aligning your views with the company’s strategy and values to drive significant growth and value throughout your business. You will learn how to understand your business develop market knowledge tell the financial story drive growth and maximize shareholder value.

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Best Practice Financial Modelling

This course teaches you the fundamentals of good modelling practice including the spreadsheet life cycle the FAST Standard the Calculation Block Flags and Factors how to review models and SMART Guidelines for financial modelling.

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Soft Skills

Research shows that soft skills contribute towards 80% of your career success and this is arguably even more the case for finance leaders. This course teaches you how the best finance leaders communicate effectively with their team build bridges between each department and develop trusted relationships with key stakeholders.

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