Lead Finance Business Partner
Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life. Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a Lead Finance Business Partner for our team in Taunton. Joining our team, the Lead Finance Business Partner will ensure that financial performance is met and exceeded and complies with the relevant legislative and statutory requirements for financial reporting. You will influence and support the Business Director, operating as a member of the senior leadership team in developing and delivering the strategic objectives and with specific accountability for the financial and risk elements of the plan. You will lead, motivate, manage and develop the Finance Business Partners and Financial Administrators. Duties include: * Personally leading the development and embedding of a positive safety culture at all levels across the Company * Provide strong financial business partnering to senior leadership to ensure that the relevant business area plans and results are met and or exceeded and complies with the relevant and statutory requirements for financial reporting. * Ensure sound financial evaluation of project work, acquisitions or any capital expenditure The ideal candidate will have experience of building effective working relationships with other financial professionals and with non-finance managers / budget holders and have a proven track record of successfully managing complex teams and enhancing their capability. You will have proven experience in working across large and complex organisations and extensive knowledge of report writing and analysis. You will also have: * ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualified or equivalent * Good knowledge of management accounting and business analysis * Thorough knowledge of excel and business reporting systems * Finance Business partnering experience * Degree qualified or equivalent * Full Driving license In return for your hard work as our Lead Finance Business Partner, we can offer a competitive salary plus company car and excellent benefits, including pension, healthcare and a range of other flexible benefits.