Job | Temporary

Finance Business Partner (Temporary)

Belfast Metropolitan College

Finance & Accountancy
£34,106 - £37,107
36.00
The post holder will be responsible for support in the development of 1-year and 3-year College financial plans and act as Business Partner to a number of Departments within the College.

Role

Belfast Met are seeking to appoint a Finance Business Partner on a full time basis.

Belfast Met is a Non-Departmental Public Body funded by the Department for the Economy.

The Finance Department is integral to the success of the College, supporting operations and influencing the future business strategy to position Belfast Metropolitan College at the forefront of Further Education Delivery.

Services provided by the finance department include:

  • Promote, implement and ensure compliance to College policies and procedures
  • Preparation of all financial statements and returns in line with statutory requirements
  • Payroll function
  • Payment of supplier invoices
  • Raising of invoices to customers and debt collection
  • Procurement function.

The College is currently seeking applications from suitably experienced individuals for the following role-

Finance Business Partner (Temporary)                                                    Ref: 2019/010A

The appointment of Finance Business Partner (Band 7) is essential to ensure the delivery of an efficient and effective finance function.

The Finance Business Partner will work closely with a number of Departments within the college to assist in financial planning and budgeting throughout the financial year and to assist in developing and monitoring financial plans, budgets and forecasts.

This is a temporary full-time role until 31 December 2020.

What you need:

Qualifications / Experience / Knowledge

  • EITHER Applicants must be qualified with a recognised accountancy body (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA or equivalent) AND have 2 years’ experience in a financial management role within the public sector.

OR

  • Applicants must be part qualified* with a recognised accountancy body (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA or equivalent) AND have 3 years’ experience in a financial management role within the public sector.
  • Experience of financial planning for an organisation with an annual budget exceeding £10m.
  • Experience of using and maintaining an integrated computer based accounting system.
  • Evidence of a successful track record of preparing financial plans and financial reports to a wide range of stakeholders.

Desirable Criteria

5 years financial management experience in the public sector

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Closing Date

Wednesday / 23 January 2019 12:00pm
12:00pm

Contact Details

HR Department
Castlereagh Campus, Montgomery Road
Belfast
BT6 9JD
United Kingdom

More Information

For more information on this post and to access an application form please visit Belfast Met’s website using our online recruitment portal (using the links).

Files

Candidate Brief.pdf