Senior Finance BP

Edinburgh Temporary £375 - £400 per day
  • Interim Senior BP role, 6 month duration with extensions
  • Flexible regarding home working/ hybrid

About Our Client

Leading public sector organisation in Edinburgh

Job Description

As Senior Finance Business Partner you will be responsible for the production and reporting of the monthly financial position and for providing an accurate monthly forecast annual outturn position for all budget areas to inform operational and strategic decision making. The post holder will lead the annual and quarterly budgetary cycles and subsequent budget revisions, working with budget holders to identify cost pressures and areas for improvement.

  • Manage the month end accounting and reporting process and work with the finance business partner team and transaction teams and other units/sections to deliver accurate financial reporting information
  • To lead the production of the monthly management accounts and investigate and report on significant budgetary variances, advising on the necessary remedial action and monitoring the implementation of these actions, supporting the financial management of functions and projects and key cost drivers.
  • Manage the annual and quarterly budget process including the production of key data and financial analysis
  • Responsible for the management of the Fixed Asset Register ensuring that all capital assets are accounted for appropriately, providing accurate monthly and annual financial reports including fixed asset additions, disposals and verification's.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience in a finance leadership role within public sector providing effective professional advice.
  • Membership of a CCAB professional body (or equivalent) or qualified by experience.
  • Competent in the use of finance systems
  • * Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and Word

What's on Offer

The successful candidate would have a day rate around £400 per day for an initial 6 month assignment.

The role will be within IR35.

Alastair Riley
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Phone number
+44 131 243 2921

Job summary

Sub Sector
Finance Manager/Controller
Public Sector
Contract type
Consultant name
Alastair Riley
Consultant phone
+44 131 243 2921
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