Senior Finance Business Partner

Slimbridge, Gloucester
Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
02 Jan 2019
20 Jan 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

We are looking for an experienced, professional and highly motivated Senior Finance Business Partner.

Senior Finance Business Partner
HQ, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
37.5 hours per week
Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience

The emphasis of this role is to be forward looking, providing forecasts and modelling of future activities whilst working with budget holders across the WWT group to provide useful and timely information to enable good decision making.  This role oversees the management of the charity’s project accounts and restricted funds to ensure that income is appropriately accounted for whilst also assisting the Head of Finance with the compilation of the annual budget, forecast and annual audit. Occasional travel to other WWT locations will be required.

You will bring a number of valued attributes including your strong customer service focus and the ability to build effective and collaborative relationships.  You will be able to communicate clearly and to deal professionally with external suppliers, internal and external customers and advisors.  You will be able to solve complex accounting and system issues and work flexibly to adapt systems to organisational change.  You will work in an organised manner with excellent attention to detail and a high level of competence with MS Excel and an awareness of charity accounting is required.

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. For 70 years we have been pioneers in saving threatened wetland wildlife across the globe and are experts in wetland management and creation. We work with communities living among some of the most vulnerable wetlands in the world, providing leadership and influence to create a sustainable future for our wetlands, their wildlife and the people who depend upon them. We believe that showing people first-hand how extraordinary wetlands are can ignite their passion to help us conserve them, so we provide amazing experiences at our unique UK wetland centres for over one million visitors every year.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing to 30 days after 5 years service)
  • Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
  • Life assurance
  • Free parking
  • Child care voucher scheme
  • Free entry to all our centres

Closing date 20th January 2019
Interview date 6th February 2019

To Apply and for More Information:

If you would like to apply and find out more about this position, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website to download the application form/information pack and other relevant documents.

No agencies please.

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