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Regional Finance Business Partner

Warrington, Cheshire
£65,000 to £80,000
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

Ref: DK/0333Role: Regional Finance Business PartnerLocation: Warrington (hybrid working)Salary: circa £65,000 - £80,000 + car/allowance, 25 days holiday, pension, bonusHeyland Recruitment have recently been engaged by our client, a large multinational engineering business based in the Cheshire area, as they seek to appoint an experienced Senior Finance Business Partner to perform a regional Business Partnering covering the North of the UK.Reporting to the Regional Manager with a dotted line to the UK Finance Director, the Regional Business Partner will be responsible for collating and analysing management information to support and challenge operational, commercial and logistics business decisions. You will provide systems training for the operational, logistics & commercial teams, linking with business analysts to implement actions via the regional teams and maximising performance.Key Responsibilities: Development of internal reporting processes to ensure timely and insightful MI Support to the UK finance teams in building financial capability throughout the region, including ensuring thorough understanding of local numbers, robust reporting and resolution of any local reporting queries/issues. Assist in the training and ongoing support of all regional staff, including managers, depot admin and commercial admin and logistics Ensuring that actual costs are recovered within reported product costs and that variances are identified, analysed for trends etc. Daily operations reports: checking margin transactions, confirmations, any other margin transactions Month end reporting - producing management account reports at a depot, area and regional level for operations, commercial and logistics departments Budgets and forecasting - including asset replacement programme Liaising with IT for developments and testing of new functions Inter-depot price and weight confirmations - ensure they are completed and policed in a timely manner and any discrepancies reported and investigated Trend analysis not limited to: grades, sectors, volume, margin and overhead. Offering recommendations for business improvement Security reports and highlighting anomalies for action Assist in ad hoc reporting and analysis Proactive approach to continuous improvement within all aspects of the role in conjunction with the Business Improvement TeamKey Competencies: Strong experience in data analysis and manipulation Able to influence and empower people as well as making decisions. Drives success: has a can-do attitude to pursuing goals and seizes opportunities. Adapting different approaches to situations, embracing change and thinking positively. Understands and values people, promotes team working. Problem solver Communicating and influencing: establishing rapport, positively challenging ideas and taking people with them. Flexible and resilient, and able to adjust to the demands of the business. Strategic thinking: able to develop strategies to achieve positive outcomes. Able to build relationships with managementThe ideal candidate will be an experienced, qualified finance professional with proven experience in developing positive relationships with Executive, Senior & Depot Management. You will possess excellent presentation and data analysis skills, with a keen eye for detail and problem solving. Candidates with previous experience of working within large Retail, Manufacturing, Logistics sectors will be of particular interest however, experience of multi-site and a previous regional remit will hold a distinct advantage.This is a fantastic opportunity for a commercially minded finance professional to work for one of the UK's leading employers. You will enjoy full autonomy and be provided with a sound platform to make a real impact from the outset and develop your remit as the role progresses.As the business continues to thrive in this current market, you will join a dynamic and successful business that can offer a new challenge and un-paralleled career opportunities.

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  • Job Reference: 708036057-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Heyland Recruitment
    Heyland Recruitment
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Salary: £65,000 to £80,000
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent