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Finance Business Partner

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Package per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Contact: Tom Chadwick
  • Contact Email: tom.chadwick@handle.co.uk
  • Expiry Date: 09 February 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH94850

Finance Business Partner - Publishing

International publishing group with interests in fields such as video games, technology, films, music, photography, home, and knowledge are looking for a strong Finance Business Partner.

Role Purpose:

  • Business Partner to Operations Director and Head of Production
  • Management and support of an assistant management accountant (1 employee)
  • Preparing month end review files to analyse P&L
  • movements by cost type and title and identify and provide commentary on variances to budget/forecast
  • Ensuring timely and accurate accrual and allocation postings as part of the month-end close process
  • Reconciling various balance sheet codes, articulating key movements and validating the closing position
  • Budgeting and forecasting for P&L - Print Media costs
  • Liaising with the Production team regarding any financial queries or issues.

Skills & Capabilities:

  • Experienced qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Ability to manage and develop junior team members
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent Google Suite (Sheets, Docs & Gmail) and Excel skills (able to use Pivot Tables and V-Lookups)
  • Experience using financial systems and an understanding of data flows
  • Thorough understanding of accounting practices and disciplines
  • Ability to manage own workload and prioritise tasks when necessary

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.