Manchester, Greater Manchester | Permanent
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Sellick Partnership has been engaged to recruit a permanent Finance Business Partner for a fast growing and reputable financial service business based in Manchester. This role is available at an exciting time and the successful candidate will play a major part in the company's current growth project. The post holder will be joining a dynamic and entrepreneurial team and can expect daily interaction with senior stakeholders. Accordingly, the role offers the opportunity for rapid progression, and strong performance will be quickly recognised and well rewarded. This position will be a key member of the finance team working with all levels of the business, building strong working relationships and promoting a transparent and accountable P&L ownership culture within the key operating countries of the group. The role encompasses the following areas however not limited to them - performance analysis; revenue drivers; profitability analysis; forecasting; budgeting and ad hoc analysis and projects. It is expected that the successful candidate will be dynamic and able to thrive in a fast-paced organisation, where initiative and ability to identify areas of improvement are promoted. The ideal candidate will be a qualified Accountant (ACA or CIMA or ACCA) coupled with having a strong academic record and have experience within a similar role, ideally in the financial services sector. You will be a quick learner with the ability to think on your feet, self-motivated, highly numerate, proficient in Excel, (ideally SQL and SAS too) and confident in communicating with senior stakeholders. Specific training will be provided in relation to other analytical tools, such as SAS / SQL, where appropriate. Prior experience in the development of models and a strong data manipulation skillset would be seen as advantageous. You will have experience with information gathering and good presentation skills. The role requires an ambitious and proactive individual who enjoys applying a strong commercial focus, with the ability to understand business strategy, identify and interpret financial trends. You will enjoy building robust and productive analysis to support and challenge all areas of the business. If you consider yourself to be a committed, career driven professional who can demonstrate the above experience and who would welcome the stimulus of this finance post then we would be pleased to hear from you. If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Jonathan Moss at Sellick Partnership on 0161 834 1642.
Manchester, Greater Manchester | Permanent
£55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Sellick Partnership has been engaged to recruit a Senior Finance Business Partner for a market leading and award winning independent retailer. Based in their impressive Central Manchester offices, this exciting opportunity reports to the Head of FP&A who is looking to drive the business forward through a period of growth. Managing a team of three regional divisional finance business partners, you will provide financial and commercial analysis across all retail operations, focusing on their performance and providing actionable insight. You will work with a large portfolio of stores in constant communication with the retail operations director, divisional general managers and field teams. Being relationship driven, you will develop relationships in order to challenge performance, achieve targets and improve processes. Completing competitor analysis and benchmarking, you will work strategically to increase market share and implement incentives. Working closely with the Head of FP&A and CFO on a variety of Ad-hoc strategic projects you will be at the forefront of the company's growth. The person The successful applicant will be a proactive, fully qualified Accountant (ACA/ICAS/ACCA/CIMA) with extensive experience within a multi-site retail business. Due to the nature of this position it is necessary that the successful individual is able to communicate with staff at all levels, whilst maintaining their own work load. You will be ambitious with a strong commercial background. If you consider yourself to be a committed, driven individual, who can demonstrate the above skills then we would be pleased to hear from you. If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Selina Weldon at Sellick Partnership on 0161 834 1642. Sellick Partnership is a market leader in financial recruitment operating across the UK. Over the last ten years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers, and our expert team of consultants boast up to date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.
Manchester, Greater Manchester | Permanent
£40000 - £47000 per annum
Sellick Partnership has been engaged to recruit a Finance Analyst for an instantly recognisable global financial services organisation in Manchester. You will be working as part of a team tasked to support the group and subsidiary entities in delivering and analysing the annual financial plan and quarterly reforecasts (end to end process). Your recommendations on Balance Sheet and Income Statement evolution, capital planning, budget management insight will guide and support the business moving forward. You will be involved in the commentary for all revenue and expense reporting, providing high level results analysis (actuals vs. plan, plan vs. reforecast etc) coupled with adhoc reporting to support senior stakeholders. This role includes excellent growth potential within the business and can also serve as a gateway to other areas within the organisation. Your success will largely derive from your technical and analytical abilities as you take on multiple projects/tasks within tight timelines. The quality of your work product will also be key and should demonstrate attention to detail and sound judgment. The person The successful applicant will be a qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA coming from a similar role coupled with a strong academic record and ideally have Financial Services experience, particularly Banking. It is fundamental that you have a thorough understanding and experience of Income Statement and Balance Sheet interactions/ relationships and key drivers. Strong excel skills and the ability to design financial models, manipulate and model data together with having a strong controls and governance oversight is a must. You will have great verbal and written communication skills and in-depth knowledge of 'controls'; experience of a fast moving, complex, highly controlled, multi-national/ functional organisation; analytical with an inquisitive/challenging mind set and significant experience of accounting systems and processes (e.g. advanced user of excel) Due to the multi-faceted nature of this position it is essential that the successful individual has proven experience in relationship building, influencing others as well as managing people and projects. In a workplace where teamwork is essential, excellent people skills are a must. Likewise the individual must be diligent with has a keen eye for detail and an analytical mind. If you consider yourself to be a committed, motivated individual, who can demonstrate the above skills then we would be pleased to hear from you. If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Jonathan Moss at Sellick Partnership on 0161 834 1642.
Stone, Staffordshire | Permanent
£35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Sellick Partnership is exclusively recruiting for a Finance Manager to join a well-established distribution SME based in Stone, Staffordshire. This is a fantastic opportunity for a hands-on Accountant to join a business that has recently been acquired and are now a subsidiary of an international organisation with offices in Barbados, France, Montreal and the UK. They require someone to be part of the Senior Management team to encourage business decisions and move the organisation to the next level. The duties of the Finance Manager include: Working with the directors in setting/monitoring departmental budgets and costs Providing timely monthly management accounts for all businesses across the group, including relevant commentary for directors Providing meaningful profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow forecasts Managing all areas of the finance department including credit control, purchase ledger, sales ledger etc Ensuring the accuracy of all financial reporting allowing high-level decisions to be made by the directors on an informed basis Monitoring and managing cash flow on a daily/weekly/monthly basis as required Identifying critical areas of the business to produce meaningful KPIs, both financial and non-financial Liaising across the group to reconcile the intercompany transactions Working alongside auditors and tax advisors to enable them to provide the directors with proactive advice across the group Maintaining relationships with service providers such as banks, insurance brokers, accountants, forex, etc Reviewing and appraising software (management system/EDI) and then implementing new updates were relevant, ensuring staff adequately trained The successful candidate will ideally be fully CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified (however QBE will be considered if highly experienced), they will be hands-on and willing to get stuck in with transactional tasks as well as complex ones. They will ideally have SAP experience and be a confident communicator with all types/levels of people. They will also be confident providing financial commentary and discussing financial issues with the MD. Hours are 9am-5pm, however these are flexible. If you are interested in the above position and feel your experience matches the criteria please apply now for immediate consideration or for more information please contact Jemma Bailey. Closing date is Friday 16th November, with interviews taking place week commencing 19th November. Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice https://www.sellickpartnership.co.uk/data-processing-notice
Runcorn, Cheshire | Temporary
£18000 - £19000 per annum + DOE pro rata
We're currently recruiting for a Finance Administrator for an established business in Runcorn on a temporary basis starting asap. Key responsibilities for the Finance Administrator: - Providing support to a busy team - Retrieving delivery notes - Matching delivery notes to invoices - Using internal database Essential experience for the Finance Administrator: - Strong attention to detail - Experience of working with high volume invoices - Ability to manage own workload whilst working to deadlines This is an ideal role for someone who has graduated to a degree level or equivalent in a finance related subject. This is a great opportunity to add value to a busy team on a temporary basis. Candidates without the essential experience will not be reviewed for this position. Please apply now should you have the relevant experience. Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you. Sellick Partnership is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.