Finance Business Partner

£40,000 - £50,000 per annum + benefits
31 Mar 2017
29 Apr 2017
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you highly experienced Finance professional looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Viridor is one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy.

This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and are one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.  We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Finance Business Partner to join our team in Viridor House Taunton, working 37.5 hours per week.

Finance Business Partner responsibilities:
  • Producing regular, accurate and insightful management information to allow management to make informed decision and drive performance.
  • Investigating and challenging reasons for variance of actual against Budget and Forecast.
  • Supporting and challenging the preparation of applications to the Investment Review Committee.
  • Supporting and challenging operational managers to complete robust annual budgets.
  • Reviewing the consolidation of budgets & forecasts.
  • Managing the month end reporting process for the business liaising closely with operational managers, administration team and central finance department.
  • Working with operational and administration team to ensure month end processes and journals are standardised and appropriate month-end checklists are in place and being completed.
  • Completing balance sheet reconciliations for key accounts ensuring all material assets and liabilities have been correctly accounted for.
  • Ensuring stocks are appropriately accounted for in all aspects and ensure purchase ledger and sales ledger accruals are kept tidy and any issues are dealt with quickly and efficiently.
  • Provision of advice and support to operational and administration team in respect of financial queries, policy and procedures.
  • Reviewing, updating or implementing necessary processes and controls to ensure the financial results are robust and free from material error.
  • Carrying out internal site audits twice annually or more frequently if required to ensure business adherence to financial controls and procedures.
  • Carrying out quarterly review of Asset Registers & Capital WIP and ensure that necessary ACF's are raised to ensure these are robust and assets depreciated.
  • Periodically reviewing lifecycle cost assumptions and update forecasts/budgets as appropriate.
  • Liaison with internal and external auditors including provision of information to satisfy audit requirements.
The ideal Finance Business Partner:
  • A recognised accountancy qualification at an appropriate level.
  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Proven experience within the finance industry.
  • Experience of Management of P&L accounts to high standard.
  • Excellent accounting skills, ability to quickly understand & analyse financial information.
  • Ability to produce high quality financial reports in a timely manner.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present financial requirements in a straightforward manner at senior & lower levels.
  • Self-motivated, able to use initiative.
  • Logical thinker with an eye for detail.
  • Strong numerical & well developed IT skills.
  • Experience of analysis and reconciliation of monthly and annual accounts.
  • Auditor liaison and information preparation.
In return for your hard work, you can expect to receive a salary of £40,000 - £50,000 per annum with a range of benefits.

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Finance Business Partner then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

Closing Date: 17th April 2017 No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.

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