Finance Business Partner


£35,038 pa

Paid • Full Time • Temporary

Reference: SUS2577

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 25th February 2019   4 days left

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute. Take the next step in your journey by applying for the following key vacancy.

Finance Business Partner (ref: SUS2577)

£35,038 per annum

Maternity cover – 37.5 hours per week - based in Bristol

Open to flexible working requests

The exciting challenges of this role include the provision of a comprehensive, proactive and strategic finance partnership to managers, the development of effective working relationships with, and operate as a key member of, the management team and to support, influence and challenge the management team using knowledge and understanding of the charity to effect finance management solutions to complex organisational problems.

Educated to degree level or equivalent and part-qualified in Chartered accountancy – ICAEW, CIMA, CIPFA, ACCA – you will have substantial experience in a related position and proven experience of providing finance advice and support to budget holders. You will also have experience of the preparation of budgets and management accounts and in the interpretation of accounts. You will be accurate, organised and methodical, be able to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines whilst using your excellent communications and interpersonal skills to building effective working relationships. You will also have knowledge and an understanding of accounting principles. A knowledge of accounting for charities and committed to the promotion of sustainable transport would be an advantage.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am Monday 25 February 2019. Interviews will take place in Bristol on w/c Monday 4 March 2019.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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