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Finance Business Partner

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Hybrid working, Health Care, Study Support
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 12 October 2022
  • Job Ref: WPL38373_1662998707
Exceptional business, growing year on year operating in the Manufacturing industry based in York currently require an ambitious, studying/part qualified CIMA/ACCA/AAT finance business partner to join their finance team.

You will be joining a fun, energetic and very well-established business, with a trusted name and brand image across the country. They have a very well experienced team to support you on your accountancy career, facilitating, both career and study development.

Sharp Consultancy are proud to represent this business as this is a huge opportunity that will elevate your career, allowing progression whilst supporting your studies.

Reporting directly to the Finance Controller:

*Build relationships between Finance and Manufacturing particularly with Factory Manager and relevant cost area leaders as required to effectively support Manufacturing Operations cost control and continuous improvement.
*Produce detailed analysis and reporting to support Factory, including relevant weekly reporting of KPI's. Examples will include: labour productivity/planning, capacity utilisation, key operational KPIs, material wastage analysis, stock take controls.
*Lead factory project financial analysis on operational performance to align with opportunities and project tracking for savings delivery against objectives.
*As a Finance Business Partner, you will be required to confirm and support costings as requested for your Factories.
*Work as part of the Operations Finance team to stay compliant with the financial controls and reporting timetables in line with business requirements.
*Ensure that the completion of month end are meeting deadlines.
*Provide commentary as needed to explain performance/variances for your areas
*Assist in the production of regulatory reports.
*Support the delivery of accurate and timely elements of analysis and reporting.
*Ensure that all delegated balance sheet reconciliations are carried out on a regular basis and that all postings are authenticated
*Produce and validate monthly analysis of specific categories of income, cost or balance sheet items, for presentation to senior management and external auditors, including Notes on the Accounts.

Candidate requirements:

*Ideally, you will hold a chartered qualification; (ACCA/CIMA/ACA)
*Have excellent communication skills
*Strong career achievements in an operational or commercial finance position
*Ability to use excel to a good level

Ideally you will qualified to CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualification with previous experience within an accountancy-based role and be able to demonstrate a willingness to learn and develop new and existing skills.

This amazing opportunity would be ideal for any career minded commercial finance professional who is keen to blend both commercial and technical elements of a role in what is a fast-paced dynamic business.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. 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 seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.