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Interim Finance Business Partner

  • Location: North Yorkshire
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted about 1 month ago

A leading manufacturing business in North Yorkshire needs the help of an experienced Finance Business Partner for an initial 6 month fixed term contract.

Working as part of the wider finance team, you will act as a strategic finance business partner to the senior plant operations and engineering team. You will providing key finance business support to the manufacturing areas of the business.

Other tasks will involve:

* Producing value adding routine reports and supporting the quarterly forecast and annual budgeting process.
* Ad hoc analysis performed as required to ensure rigorous financial assessment on all manufacturing projects and Capital spend.
* Attend regular plant performance and review meetings and ad hoc meeting requests by the plant team and provide financial support
* Responsibility for the preparation and analysis of financial and management information for the plants.
* Perform financial closing for the plants, provide analysis, input and explanations including interpretation and explanation of usages, costs and variances
* Preparation of periodical management reports and analysis at a plant level total delivered cost conclusions compared to annual standards and quarterly forecasts
* To review, assess and report weekly on our risks and opportunities by plant with actions required to mitigate risks
* To manage the plant manufacturing annual standard cost of goods process and quarterly forecast submissions

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a particularly good business but to be considered you must be a formally qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) and you must have extensive knowledge of the manufacturing sector. The companies head office is based in North Yorkshire but this role can largely be worked remotely with occasional travel (a few times a month perhaps) to the HQ.

Please only apply if you have the relevant experience and can start Feb 2024.


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.