Business Partnering Officer

Harris Hill
£20 per hour + temp2perm
Closing date
27 May 2021
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Harris Hill are proud to be working alongside a renowned national charity who passionately work for the welfare of children. As an organisation they are making a real difference in many lives and are looking for a self-starting Business Partnering Officer to join their Finance team on a temp2perm basis (initially for 3 months).

Are you good with numbers and a strong communicator? If you are, this will give you the edge in a team where you will be required to oversee 2 finance officers.

The purpose of this role is to:

- provide effective commercial procedures and initiate change.
- be the main point of contact and support for the users of their Finance Information system.
- build partnerships and maintain relationships with budget holders

The main duties of the role will include income & expenditure, data integrity, monitoring & assisting budget holders.

Your responisbities will involve:

- supervising the transactional processing within accounts receivable, accounts payable, credit control and banking.
- ensuring income and expenditure is coded correctly
- taking responsibility of the Sales and Purchase Ledger
- being responsible for balance sheet reconciliations
- analysing Microsoft GP, Management Reporter and CRM
- providing analysis and insight linking financial reporting to business performance
- building partnerships and maintaining strong relationships with all budget holders and their teams and be the link between the Director of Finance and budget holders
- providing cover for the Director of Finance and resources and the Projects and IT officer when required

To be the successful candidate you will have:

- worked in the accounting department of a UK charity
- experience in a business partnering role
- experience of sales ledger and purchase ledger processing. Including primary financial data (income & expenditure)
- strong and demonstrable IT literacy (especially in Excel)
- strong management accountant skills, able to carry out speedy & accurate bank reconciliations and financial data analysis
- a high level of soft skills i.e. have a proven ability to present information, build relationships, negotiate, facilitate change and resolve conflict
- excellent written and oral communication skills
- a part/full qualification - ACCA/CIMA or equivalent

*** This role is a temp2perm contract for an initial period of 3 months. After this phase, the salary will be circa 40,000 pa ***


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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