Do you want to work for a modern, forward-thinking organisation that values its staff and encourages their progression? Are you a Qualified Accountant (CCAB) with a strong Business Partnering background, able to cultivate strong working relationships with both financial and non-financial employees? Are you able to explain Financial data in an easy to digest way? If so, you may be the next Finance Business Partner for One Housing.
The role will focus on One Direct, One Housing’s in-house Repairs and Maintenance service. By building solid relationships and using well-honed interpersonal skills, the Finance Business Partner will provide a first-class financial service to One Direct. Reporting to the Head of Finance Business Partnering, the role’s key responsibilities are to:
*Create strong working relationships across all levels of the One Direct subsidiary to provide a business partnering service, becoming the financial expert for senior management
*Be the point of contact for all finance queries for One Direct’s management, encouraging them to employ a commercial approach and make the most of their budgets
*Conduct high-level financial analysis and present findings to One Direct’s senior management to inform strategic decision making
*Implement practices and procedures to ensure effective budgeting and forecasting
One Housing are a Housing Association based in Central London with 17,000 homes and a turnover of £250m. Having recently joined the g15, they specialise in providing high quality affordable housing and care across London and the South East. This is a very exciting time as they are embarking on a company-wide investment to upgrade their systems, giving the finance team the best tools for delivering a sector-leading service, meaning that for the foreseeable future, One Housing will be at the forefront of the sector.
In this role, you will get the chance to truly make your mark on a key area of One Housing’s business by providing the One Direct subsidiary with your expert financial advice, and as a result, you will ensure increased customer satisfaction and growth. Furthermore, there is an excellent benefits package on offer, along with genuine career development opportunities in a growing organisation. This role joins a fun and lively working environment and a hard-working team that recognises the importance of a good work/life balance. The role will split between Chalk Farm and Mile End in London. You will manage your own timetable to meet the needs of the business and be a key player linking One Housing and One Direct.
Applicants for the Finance Business Partner role should meet the following criteria:
*Hold a full accountancy qualification (CCAB) with recent experience in a Business Partnering role
*Possess first class written and verbal communication skills, an engaging character and the desire to influence decision making at the highest level
*Show a history of building strong working relationships and explaining financial output to non-finance professionals
*Have experience of conducting financial analysis on complex data sets, summarising your findings and presenting conclusions in an easy-to-understand manner.
This is a sought after role that will provide the right candidate with the opportunity to add a well-respected name to their CV and take a huge step in their Finance career. The role will attract a strong calibre of candidate and may well close early, as CVs are under constant review. To avoid disappointment, apply now if you meet the above criteria.