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Finance Business Partner/Controller

  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Hamilton, South Lanarkshire
  • Sector: Financial Controller / Manager, Project Accountant
  • Date posted: 25/01/2018
  • Job reference: J380577A

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Finance Business Partner/Controller

£60,000 - £70,000 + benefits


We are looking to recruit a Finance Business Partner/Controller to join a dynamic team working for the UKs leading engineering support services provider based in Hamilton.

The purpose of the role is to maximise financial performance of the Control Systems projects from bid through to delivery, ensuring robust financial controls, implementation of profit improvement initiatives as necessary, maximum efficiency of processes and reporting, and strong corporate governance in line with group requirements.

Principal Accountabilities or Main Tasks

  • Work with the Head of Control Systems and the project teams in challenging and amending the processes used to operate and control financial performance to ensure appropriate controls are in place.
  • Develop the Control Systems project accounting team to work with the project teams to maximise project performance including financial performance.
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate recording, preparation and presentation of all Control Systems financial information.
  • Provide ongoing financial advice and support to the Head of Control Systems and the project teams.
  • Ensure that project financial forecasts are aligned with project programmes.
  • Ensure that projects operate an appropriate and effective set of financial controls
  • Ensure that project risks and opportunities, mitigation plans and savings plans are properly calculated and disclosed at the project reviews.
  • Ensure that project cash flow is managed in the best interest of the business.
  • Maintain the actual, budget and forecast financials for the Control Systems overhead costs centres.
  • Ensure that adherence to financial accounting and commercial governance is maintained by the projects teams.
  • Management of the finance project team.

Person Specification

  • Qualified Accountant with a minimum of 5 years PQE.
  • Strong business/process analysis skills.
  • Excellent man-management, influencing and communication skills at all levels.
  • Project accounting experience.
  • Experience of dealing with Commercial and Project Operational teams.
  • Previous experience in engineering or construction industry (desirable but not essential)

The organisation offers the supportive and challenging environment you would expect from a leading UK based multinational organisation, including: enhanced employment terms and conditions, salary of £60,000 - £70,000 p/a, pension scheme with life assurance, car allowance, share ownership scheme & flexible working hours/arrangements. The role is permanent and based in Hamilton, Scotland If this sounds like an interesting opportunity for your next role please apply online or call the recruitment team on 01179 309734 for more information.

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