Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Senior Finance Business Partner


Reference: DK/0044

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £45,000.00

Maximum Salary: £55,000.00

+ Bonus

Qualifications: ACCA, ACA or CIMA

Heyland Finance are currently assisting our client, a highly acquisitive multi-million turnover business in the Warrington as they look to appoint a Qualified Senior Finance Business Partner for one of their manufacturing subsidiaries. 


Key Responsibilities:


  • Act as a Finance Business Partner to provide finance support to the Regional Operations Director/ Other Department Heads.
  • Manage the financial and management reporting process for the production facility with turnover in excess of £20m.
  • Take the lead role in the review and control of the integrity of financial reporting
  • Prepare the weekly and monthly cash flow forecast providing variance analysis.
  • Preparation of monthly profit forecast and annual budget.
  • Assist in the preparation of the main board pack and ad-hoc management information requests for the Divisional CEO / DFD / Regional Operations Directors and Group Finance Team.
  • Financial modelling to support business decisions.
  • Support the delivery of new IT initiatives to improve current systems and processes.
  • Prepare technical accounting papers/ notes for other business partnerships.
  • Liaising with other senior accounting personnel to ensure consistent accounting policies and principles are being applied in the preparation of financial information.
  • Improve financial control and reporting processes.
  • Key interface with the external audit team.
  • Ad-hoc project work.


Knowledge and Skills:


  • Qualified accountant with a minimum of 2 years PQE.
  • Strong technical acumen with a good understanding of IFRS.
  • Effective communicator both with finance and non-finance professionals.
  • Strong report writing skills with the ability to express financial results articulately at multiple levels up to Board level.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office with Excel at an advanced level.
  • Knowledge of ERP / Microsoft Dynamics advantageous


The successful candidate will benefit from the stability of a large parent company (FTSE listed) whilst being fully responsible for all financial reporting within a fast-paced manufacturing subsidiary.  The role is ideal for a commercially focused finance professional who enjoys the interaction with Senior Management and access to all areas of the business.