Junior Finance Business Partner

Location
England, Cambridgeshire, St. Ives
Salary
£21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted
25 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jul 2019
Ref
14026972/001
Contact
Thomas Sharpe
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Part qualified

An excellent opportunity for a finance professional to continue their career growth and development within this growing telecommunications business in St. Ives. Operating as an Junior Finance Business Partner you will be responsible for assisting the senior finance team with providing detailed financial analysis to the no-finance departments. Alongside this you will have responsibility over the month end processes as well as the annual budget.

Client Details

A sector leading telecommunications business who have seen continued growth from their St. Ives site are in need of a Junior Finance Business Partner to assist with the continued growth. The Junior Finance Business Partner will sit within an experience finance function who will provide career development and progression opportunities alongside a fantastic working environment.

Description

The Junior Finance Business Partner will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and analysing Management Accounts for our Northern Ireland, Scotland and Managed Services Business units. This is to be supported with 2 visits to NI and Scotland per year
  • Preparing detailed analysis of P&L within profit centres; analysing margins, investigating and providing commentaries on variances
  • Project accounting; monitoring and reporting project profitability
  • Providing support in the preparation of presentations to varying levels of Management in the Company
  • Presenting Business Unit results in departmental meetings
  • Providing support throughout the annual budgeting process as required
  • Coordinating month end tasks to ensure that the list of requirements is adhered to
  • Preparing and presenting balance sheet analysis Supporting banking activities, as well as producing long and short term cash flow forecasting and associated Group reporting
  • Monitoring active leases and posting required journals
  • Checking supplier and contractor payment runs, including staff expenses
  • Providing support for the management of the time sheet system and prepare associated utilisation analysis Producing ad hoc reports and assisting other team members during the annual audit
  • Maintenance of the SAP Business Once database
  • Oversee and align all Standards Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all regional offices Establish a matrix of internal controls links to SOPs
  • Posting month end journals in line with the Month End Timetable, ensuring timely completions by the Finance team
  • Providing back up and support for other team members as required

Profile

The successful candidate for the Junior Finance Business Partner will be:

  • AAT qualified or actively studying towards AAT
  • Previous accounting experience is essential for this role (experience of management accounts is desirable)
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong Excel skills
  • A team player with a can-do attitude who has a high level of energy and drive to succeed Well organised with good time management
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills A flexible and adaptable approach, with the ability to reflect and challenge
  • The ability to respond and act promptly on all tasks to be delivered

Job Offer

The successful applicant will be making a strong career move to this leading telecommunications business, working from their St. Ives location. The business will provide a number of progression opportunities as well as a competitive salary and wide ranging benefits package.