Part Time Finance Business Partner - Manufacturing

Location Merseyside
Discipline: Finance, Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £50000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Benefts
Contact name: Matthew Ager

Job ref: 11830.3
Published: 6 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

FINANCE BUSINESS PARTNER (PART TIME) - MANUFACTURING

LIVERPOOL / SITE BASED

£50,000 (Pro-Rata) + Bonus + Benefits

*** This is a Part Time Role / 24-30 hours per week***

THE COMPANY:

We're proud to be exclusively partnering with an SME Manufacturing business located in Liverpool that due to expansion is seeking an experienced Finance Business Partner to join the team on a part time basis.

As a Finance Business Partner / Management Accountant, you'll be working closely with the Managing Director and the Senior Leadership team, to deliver the Monthly Management Accounts, Budgets & Forecasts and provide effective Finance Business Partnering support to increase performance, margins and profitability.

This role would suit an individual who has the experience and has worked in a role such as; Finance Business Partner, Finance Analyst, Management Accountant, Finance Manager or Similar.

This is a great opportunity. It's an ideal position for a driven and ambitious individual who is seeking a part time opportunity, but keen to make a positive impact and add value to a rapidly growing business.

THE FINANCE BUSINESS PARTNER / MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT ROLE:

  • As the Finance Business Partnering / Management Accountant, you'll be reporting to the Managing Director, whilst collaborating with other key members of the leadership team including the Business Manager and Two Production Managers
  • Responsible for overseeing a small team and ensuring key deadlines are achieved.
  • Overseeing day to day finance and business support matters, ensuring key deadlines are achieved.
  • With the support of the Accounts Assistant, you'll be responsible for the Month-End process including balance sheet reconciliation, accruals, prepayments and updating of the fixed asset register.
  • Responsible for producing Monthly Management Accounts, including full commentary on stock reporting, performance and insights, with an objective of achieving a completed set within 5 days of month end.
  • Producing accurate monthly and quarterly budgets, cashflow & sales forecasts in collaboration with the Senior Leadership Team
  • Identifying KPI's throughout the business and implementing weekly flash performance reports
  • Extracting data from financial and non-financial systems to conduct in-depth variance analysis into Costs, Margins, Trends and Budgets
  • Presenting data insights to non-financial professionals with proposed efficiencies to improve margins & profit, and to promote LEAN methodologies.
  • Responsible for increasing financial awareness throughout the business and the importance of making data driven decisions.
  • Reviewing all supplier partnerships to identify cost savings & strategic purchasing to improve profitability/margins.

THE PERSON

  • Ideally fully CIMA, ACA or ACCA Qualified, however, candidates who are Part Qualified or Qualified by Experience will be considered.
  • Must have experience in a similar role, it's most likely to suit someone that has held a Finance Business Partner, Management Accountant, Finance Manager, Finance Analyst role, or similar
  • Experience in Manufacturing, Distribution, Logistics or closely linked industry is essential.
  • Must have experience of producing Monthly Management Accounts, Budgets and Forecasts
  • Strong Analytical Skills and able to use MS Excel to an Intermediate or Advanced Level is essential.
  • A driven and ambitious individual who is keen to make a positive impact and add value to a rapidly growing business.
  • Ideally experience of leading small team, however, an individual that can demonstrate leadership qualities would be considered.
  • Any experience or knowledge of with LEAN Methodologies would be an advantage but this is not essential requirement.
  • Experience with computerised accounting systems is essential, and any experience of working with an ERP system would be beneficial.

TO APPLY:

Please send your CV for the Finance Business Partner / Management Accountant position via the advert for immediate consideration.

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