Finance Business Partner

30 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Contract Type

Finance Business Partner
??350+ per day
Part Time/Full Time

Novax Recruitment is actively seeking a Finance Business Partner based in Essex. This is a temporary position, and the client can accommodate either part time or full time working, although part time is preferred at around 25 hours per week. This position will initially, in line with current government guidance be based from home, with an expectation of being home based for the foreseeable future. However, if / when government guidelines change the role may then revert to being office based and flexible working options.

This role is responsible for delivering high quality financial advice within a service area, proactive in providing comprehensive support and innovative advice to all levels of management and Members across the finance elements, including budget setting, budget planning and project support. Proficient analytical skills will be key to interpreting financial results for the business whilst influencing more robust decision making by evidencing greater awareness and understanding the impact of decisions on costs and risks.

You will be responsible for supporting the business by understanding all the financial assets, liabilities and priorities for a business operation(revenue, capital, funding streams & debt) & present options to senior managers to drive change and improve efficiency to meet strategic objectives, as well as being responsible for partnering and supporting Service Directors and stakeholders to carry out financial performance management, pricing and investment analysis. In addition, support the business planning process by advising senior managers and supporting the maximisation of external funding to the Council.

We are looking for someone fully CCAB or CIMA qualified with evidence of continuing professional development. An ideal candidate will also have experience in application of financial management and financial frameworks - preferably public sector, through a full financial cycle.

For further information please contact Euan on (phone number removed) or please follow the job advert to apply