Finance Business Partner

Posted 05 December 2023
Salary £500 - £600 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Finance
Contact NamePhil Dewhurst

Job description

We are delighted to be working with a public sector organisation based in Bristol who are seeking a qualified Finance Business Partner for a contract position. Lasting a minimum of 6 months and offering a day rate up to £600 d.o.e, this individual must have experience with DSG (dedicated schools grants).


Responsible for delivering high quality financial advice and commercial & financial expertise to the organisation. Take a full and proactive approach in managing and delivering timely financial and management accounting services; including all aspects of budgeting, medium and long term financial planning, project support, forecasting, financial reporting and control. This will include long-term capital and resource planning for general fund, ring-fenced funds, partnership funds (e.g. West of England Combined Authority), closure of the annual accounts and companies wholly owned or which the council has a material interest. Responsible for providing comprehensive and innovative support to senior managers and cllrs on a range of propositions, working collaboratively with services and staff across the finance function to effectively manage the lifecycle of complex propositions. To act as an integral member of the finance management team and drawing on specialist expertise identifying, developing and supporting opportunities and initiatives to transform the delivery of financial services and governance across the council and contribute to strategic and operational developments.

You must be available on a maximum of 1 weeks' notice and be based close to Bristol in order to commute hybrid 2/3 days in the office in central Bristol. If you are interested in learning more, please apply today or email me directly at


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