Finance Manager - Business Partner

Location: Birkenhead, England
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 pa
Reference: SJC / 14556
Type: Permanent
Sector: Senior Finance, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 03/10/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are pleased to be partnering with an established yet growing company in Birkenhead to recruit a commercially aware and technically capable Finance Manager - Business Partner.  With an excellent reputation both internally and externally, this is a great opportunity to join a business with exciting growth plans who really values their employees.  With a forward-thinking approach, this business is striving to achieve excellence in their field, continue to take market share and continue their growth pattern.

The job

The Finance Manager/Business Partner role supports the business in a number of areas.  You will be responsible for producing a full set of management accounts on a monthly basis including all associated reports.  With an analytical nature, you will be producing reports and providing insightful commentary to assist business decisions as well as managing budgets, forecasting, balance sheet reconciliation and cashflow.  Alongside this, you will be an adaptable and approachable business partner, liaising with non-finance colleagues and stakeholders of all levels, explaining the numbers and driving efficiencies.  You will have the opportunity to become a pivotal part of the business growth, working closely with operations rolling out your own ideas and plans to drive the business forward. This is a stand alone role as the number one in finance on site, creating a link between the site and group finance. 

The person

This role is open to applications from candidates who are either qualified ACCA, ACA or CIMA or QBE/Stopped-Studiers with strong, well-rounded experience of operating in a commercial finance role within the manufacturing industry. This role would also suit a Cost Accountant or Management Accountant with extensive manufacturing sector knowledge looking for a step into a business partnering role. You will be technically capable and comfortable producing monthly management accounts and all associated reports and analysis as well as having first-class communication skills and the ability to communicate about financial topics to non-finance colleagues. A strong leader, you will have the ability to lead cohesive working, spanning finance and operations. Alongside this, you will be very capable with IT systems and have the ability to utilise an ERP system to produce accurate reports and reconcile data.  Experience of NetSuite would be a distinct advantage.

The benefits

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing, employee-centric business in a role that can be developed and grown over time.  You will receive a competitive salary and benefits as well as the opportunity to develop your role in a growing, commercially focused business.


Sarah Catterall
Associate Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Finance Manager - Business Partner, Reference: SJC / 14556". Thank you for your interest.