Newly created opportunity. Wigan. Commercial Accountant / Finance Business Partner.
Your new employer
Based on the outskirts of Wigan this reputable, highly successful and recognised business have grown from strength to strength and have become a household name across the UK. A specialist in their sector they have a number of sites in the North of England with links across the country. A leader in the field they are firmly placed to grow further in the competitive and challenging market in which they operate. Reporting to the finance lead they are seeking a talented Business Partner to strengthen the finance function.
Your new job
As Commercial Cost Accountant you shall work closely with the varied sites in the North and become a true partner for finance. Working with operational managers, you shall help the business understand cost initiatives and present financial data in a way non-financial stakeholders can clearly understand. On site in Wigan you shall be responsible for the management of the budget and forecasting process and produce flash reporting to support the business. You shall monitor business KPI's and work closely with the management accounting department to identify month end adjustments. Able to provide detailed cost analysis you shall also have exposure to new product costing and projects which effect site performance. A business partner and the link between finance and operations you shall seek to create efficiency at ground level and assist with month-end process where necessary. This is a truly rounded role with exposure throughout the business.
Your Experience & Our Requirements
You shall be a qualified accountant, (ACA ACCA or CIMA). A strong Excel user you shall be competent with spreadsheet manipulation in using this package for detailed analysis and cost management. With a confident manner you shall have experience working across multiple sites and be able to convey financial information in a way non-financial management can understand both face-to-face and in spreadsheet format. Hitting the ground running you shall seek to improve process and take lead on the budget and forecasting process. You shall also be prepared to travel to sites across the north with a view to build relationships and meet with management for finance meetings.
Your Future As The Successful Candidate
The business are offering a highly competitive salary and package. Able to make immediate impact to the organisation you shall grow into a role where you input will guide direction and business decision. With the opportunity to transform process and procedure you shall have the opportunity to thrive in a vibrant business and gain the opportunity to take on further responsibility in the future.