Finance Business Partner

Posted 14 January by Harcourt Matthews Ltd

This profitable international Construction, Design & Engineering group, t/o £2bn, operates through several key operating divisions and specialises in the design, planning and maintenance of some of the world`s most iconic buildings. Enjoying continued growth in recent years, the business has ambitious plans to capitalise on this success. As a result of an increasing number of projects, the group is currently seeking a qualified accountant to undertake regional Finance Business Partner role supporting operating units in Devon and Somerset. Supporting a key specialist division, your broad and varied brief includes:

•Preparation of monthly regional management accounts and Project accounting
•Monitoring of divisional results against forecasts & providing variance analysis for review
•Supporting the delivery of rolling quarterly & annual forecasts
•Review of full balance sheet & identifying potential risks
•Review & challenge Project Financials at project forecast meetings
•Review of VAT returns, PSA and other tax returns
•Oversee the control recharges to contracts and JVs
•Providing financial advice on cost models, cash profiles & risk assessments
•Driving the improvement of business process efficiencies & best practice

As a qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA, you will demonstrate significant PQE operating at key stakeholder level, strong project accounting, W-I-P/WIP, financial analysis, business partnering and month end reporting experience gained within a commercial business environment. As a self-motivated, proactive individual with evidence of influencing senior management, you will be an energetic individual with the ability to challenge the status quo. The role involves travel to operating units based in Devon and Somerset.

Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; HR - Human Resources & Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.

Required skills

  • CIMA ACA ACCA Qualified

Application questions

CIMA ACA or ACCA Qualified?
Willing to travel to Devon, Somerset & Hertfordshire?

Reference: 37027566

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