Vacancy Reference - 16781
Kennedy Recruitment are working in connection with their Public Sector client to recruit a temporary Finance Business Partner to be based in Belfast. This is a full time role, Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm and expected to last 3 months with the possibility of extension. The following duties will be required -
* To provide leadership, guidance and direction to the line managed staff to drive performance to deliver against the strategic goals of the College.
*To participate in the recruitment and selection of staff, in line with relevant College policies and procedures.
*Ensure that all staff within the function are working efficiently and effectively. To conduct staff appraisals, evaluate training needs, and where necessary to challenge underperformance and support improvement through the application of College procedures.
*Ensure the service delivery meets and/or exceeds requirements for all internal and external quality assessments and inspections.
*To be accountable for setting targets, establishing and implementing performance management systems to monitor achievement of targets against agreed KPIs and operational plans.
*To commit to excellence in performance management and participation in continuous improvement activities by all support staff
It is essential that interested candidates meet the following criteria -
* Applicants must be qualified with a recognised accountancy body (ACA,ACCA,CIMA, CIPFA or equivalent) AND have 2 years' experience in a financial management role within the public sector.
*Applicants must be part qualified* with a recognised accountancy body (ACA,ACCA,CIMA, CIPFA or equivalent) AND have 3 years' experience in a financial management role within the public sector
*Experience of financial planning for an organisation with an annual budget exceeding £10m.
*Experience of using and maintaining an integrated computer based accounting system.
*Evidence of a successful track record of preparing financial plans and financial reports to a wide range of stakeholders
Candidates will be required to obtain an Enhanced Access NI check at a cost of £33
Please note that a criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position. This will depend on the nature of the position and circumstances of the offences.
For this role, Kennedy Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an employment business.
Kennedy Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and a Corporate Member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Kennedy Recruitment adheres to all current employment legislation.
Please note only those candidates shortlisted may be contacted.