Senior Finance Analyst

Job Title: Senior Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Reference: RB10136_1580142960
Contact Name: Imogen Brown
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 27, 2020 16:36

Job Description

Do you want to add value through strong analysis and make an impact on organisation-wide decision making?

Are you looking to lead a small team as well as deliver a strong business partnering service for a £200m commercially aware charity?

Would partnering with executive level stakeholders for multiple areas interest you?

This excellent opportunity as a Senior Finance Analyst for an amazing charity that work all across the UK in a number of regions across to deliver fundraising activities and commercial benefits to the public. The newly created Finance Business Partner position will have the following key responsibilities:

Key responsibilities

  • Collaborate with stakeholders in the annual budget setting process and appropriately forecasting to communicate financially to non-finance staff at a Senior level
  • Lead a team to deliver on the financial elements of the projects that the charity is responsible for
  • Delivering sound advice to budget holders by supporting and coaching them through the decision-making process to improve financial performance across a number of exciting projects
  • Embed this role in the team for budget holders as a key source of advice and knowledge to support business planning
  • Prepare accurate and relevant management reports for budget holders
  • Actively add value and drive forward communication through business partnering across departments


  • Very flexible working opportunities
  • Working from home opportunities
  • 25 days holiday rising to 30 after 5 years of service
  • Pension of up to 10% employer contribution
  • Healthcare plan
  • Many other excellent benefits

The successful candidate

  • A fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA) or significant experience (QBE)
  • Experience of staff management previously
  • Significant experience as a confident and collaborative Business Partner to challenge budget holders
  • Experience of working on income and cost analysis
  • Ideally experience within the charity sector but not essential
  • A proactive and 'outside-the-box' thinker
  • A tenacious and ambitious individual
  • Knowledge of SAP accounting with drive to find the most efficient and effective way of reporting to add value to the business

This is a brilliant opportunity for a strong Senior Finance Business Partner/Analyst who is looking for their next step in their career, which will not only utilise your existing stakeholder engagement skills but also develop areas on a more strategic perspective.

Applications are being reviewed daily so please apply today!