Stevenage, Hertfordshire
£38,000 - £41,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Finance Business Partner


Office Based: Stevenage


Contract Type: Permanent


Role no: 91


Working pattern: Full time - 37 hours, 5 days per week Monday to Friday 9am-5pm


Salary: £38,000.00 - £41,000.00 per annum (dependent on experience) + Benefits


Giving people a voice – and making sure it’s heard – is something POhWER does every day. We’re all about promoting equality, challenging unfairness and giving disadvantaged and vulnerable people access to high quality information, advice and advocacy services. POhWER is a registered charity that provides a range of services across England.


We are looking to recruit people who share our core values and can demonstrate that they apply and live those values in their daily working practice.


We have a current vacancy for a Finance Business Partner to join our finance team working in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.


To ensure POhWER’s financial effectiveness we are looking for a committed Business Partner to support this demanding and rewarding role. You will be responsible for providing the business partnering to internal financial and non-financial managers to improve financial awareness, as well as contributing to robust financial controls and month end processes.  This is a varied role and will involve collaborating with the wider team to achieve robust control frameworks, to manage costing models and standard costing to support pricing and commercial opportunities and evaluate costs across the charity.


A key requirement for this role will be having skill in interpreting and communicating financial information to a wide range of stakeholders, using judgement, logic, reasoning and integrity. You should have advanced Excel and modelling skills and strong experience of working in a finance department, comfortable with the wide range of controls, practices and accounting regulations relevant to a charity like ours.


You will be a confident positive team player, able to work in partnership with colleagues and professionals.  Our ideal candidate will have worked in a similar role, have strong communication skills and time management skills will be required and you will need to be computer literate.


Please refer to the job description for further information about the role.



Completed application forms will only be considered for this role.


Please apply via our website




Closing date: 10am, Monday 4th January 2021

Interviews: Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th January 2021


A DBS check will be required for this post.

POhWER is an equal opportunities employer, holder of the Investors in People Silver award and a member of the MINDFUL EMPLOYER scheme. We are a member of the Positive about Disability scheme and disabled applicants who meet all the essential criteria will be guaranteed an interview.

Refreshed on: 18 December 2020
Closed date: 04 January 2021
Job ref: 91
Tags: Advice, Information, Advocacy

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