Senior Finance Business Partner

Liverpool, Merseyside
£58,609 per annum rising to £64,779 per annum after 12 months (in line with performance guidelines)
07 Dec 2018
16 Dec 2018
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Riverside is looking to appoint a Senior Finance Business Partner (Development and Commercial) to lead a team of finance professionals to deliver growth initiatives, process improvement, margin enhancement and commercial opportunities for an evolving, complex business.

Reporting to the Finance Director (Business Partnering and Analysis) and partnering with Executive Directors and Senior Managers, you will provide commercial insight and technical financial skills to support the Group with achieving its strategic and financial objectives.

As Senior Finance Business Partner you will oversee and be accountable for financial activity for your business areas ensuring they are subject to regular review, developing and owning financial business planning and analysis, collaborating with both finance and operational colleagues to identify, investigate and implement remedial action to address issues impacting on financial and business performance and continuously drive improvement across the business, promoting sound financial and business management, accountability, efficiency and value for money.

The successful applicant will be fully CCAB/CIMA qualified or equivalent, with five years post qualification experience and proven leadership skills, with evidence of coaching and mentoring a team in a challenging, fast paced environment. You will have significant experience of the provision of strategic business insight in a complex or high risk environment and a proven track record of building successful relationships with senior business leaders.  Experience with Development, Commercial Housebuilding and Joint Ventures is desirable.

In return we will give you 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays, a 35 hour working week with flexi time and access to our pension scheme. We also invest in our employees and want you to develop within the organisation and offer training and development opportunities as well as access to our Rewards gateway.

If you’re thinking of joining us, we’d love to hear from you. We encourage applicants from all sections of the community so that we can truly reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work.

Riverside is one of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and support services in England and Scotland with over 55,000 homes in management. Operating at scale across over 150 local authorities, our vision is to transform the lives of the 90,000+ people we house and revitalise the neighbourhoods in which they live.