Finance Business Partner

Job: Finance Business Partner
Working hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Doncaster

We are currently searching for an experienced Finance Business Partner to join Heras.
If you are looking for on the job training and development, within an ambitious industry leading brand then we would love to hear from you.

Starting in 1952 as a small family-owned fencing and gate company, Heras has grown into an European leading end-to-end supplier of perimeter protection solutions. We operate in 8 countries and employ over 350 people in the UK with a global headcount of more than 1100 highly skilled experts. We are experts in perimeter protection solutions and together we design, manufacture, install, and service perimeter protection solutions for customers across the business, community, and industry sectors.

We are committed to being a diverse international employer of choice by embracing diversity and attracting, rewarding, and developing exceptional talent. We are proud to say that approximately 50% of our UK employees have been with us for over 5 years.

We are looking for an experienced Finance Business Partner who will be integrated with the entire organisation, with a key focus on understanding processes, procedures and controls. You will concentrate on driving the business towards its strategic aim. You will support the Financial Controller in the production and formulation of management accounts on a monthly basis within group reporting deadlines. You will be in charge of producing month end reports and interpreting them by having a comprehensive knowledge of key issues across the businesses. You will provide meaningful interpretation and analysis of the numbers produced. Responsible for the working production of forecasting and budgeting. You will be expected to work proactively and collaboratively with the Finance team members in sharing best practice and knowledge across the business.

Role Overview

  • Act as a business partner to assigned business areas
  • Developing, managing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholder across the assigned business areas
  • Interrogating & understanding the ERP system to ensure consistency and robustness of results
  • Production of monthly management accounts, control reconciliations and supporting information in assigned areas
  • Analysing and interpreting data and producing meaningful reports
  • Regular (daily/weekly/monthly/annual) reporting as assigned
  • Working with the entire organisation to identify improvement areas to design and implement improved procedures
  • Preparation of forecasts and budgets with involvement of all stakeholders
  • Assisting with the year-end audit
  • Working with and supporting the wider finance team
  • Developing and managing financial systems/policies
  • Assisting in production of statutory accounts and tax pack

Role Requirements

    Essential:

  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified
  • Excellent working level of ICT skills on applications such as Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Advanced knowledge of reporting, budgeting and forecasting process and demonstrated ability to analyse and validate financial and performance data
  • Assistance in guiding finance team in a changing environment
  • Financial reporting and meeting accounting deadlines
  • Timely preparation of (internal) reports

Desirable:

  • Degree educated
  • Experience working with Navision

Selection Process

We will be doing initial CV screening where successful candidates will be contacted for an initial telephone chat so that we can talk through your CV, your career ambitions, and why you would like to work for us.

If successful at this stage you will be invited for a face to face interview; details which will be provided to you.

We are currently getting a high number of applications through. If you have not heard back from us in 14 days you have been unsuccessful. Thanks for your interest in Heras.

If you would like to embark on a career with us and join the Heras family we would love to hear from you.

Send your application to vacancies@heras.co.uk