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Finance Business Partner

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance + Hybrid
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 6 months ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email: leeds_qualified@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 20 December 2023
  • Job Ref: WPL39689_1700497660
Exceptional unique FMCG business based in Leeds currently have a truly exceptional opportunity for a career minded ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified accountant to join them in a newly created role. This position will play an integral part in shaping the next few years of the company's growth and give the successful candidate unrivalled career development.

Working directly with the Finance Director and alongside a variety of senior stakeholders across the business; your role will blend both the financial and commercial elements of finance including:

* Financial analysis, KPIs, monitoring and reporting.
* Financial support and interpretation to the business.
* Support and work alongside non-financial management.
* Strategic and decision-making models. Implementation of strategies.
* Business procedures, reporting compliance, controls, and risk assessments
* Control and preparation of budgets and forecasts.
* Review and analyse working capital to achieve optimisation
* Evaluation and appraisal of capex and contract approval requests
* Reconciliation of Global / EMEA data to local systems
* Work closely with the Finance Director and Managing Director to develop and improve commercial narrative and improve profitability.
* Support the senior management team in appraising and evaluating new business opportunities that align with ambitious growth plans.
* Provide training and support to junior team members developing your own experience in a management position.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the below qualifications/experience:

* CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified.
* Previous experience within audit/financial accounting within the profession OR Strong technical management accountant/financial accounting experience within fast paced dynamic organisations.
* Career focused and wanting to develop towards Financial Controller and beyond.

Package includes: 25 days holiday as well as Christmas shut down as well as birthday off. Flexible working -Lap top and wide screen to work from home. Pension and bonus. Free parking.


This would be an exceptional role for any ACA qualified looking to move into industry or a CIMA/ACCA accountant looking for a commercially focused role that will fast track to Commercial Finance Manager.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 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 www.sharpconsultancy.com 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.