Business Partner (Finance)

Business Partner (Finance)

At LTE Group we have an exciting opportunity for a Business Partner to join our Financial Services Team on a permanent, full time (37 hours per week) basis.

As a Business Partner, you will provide a proactive and responsive range of financial and commercial support and advice to the Business Units on behalf of the Finance Service. The technical specialist role will work closely with the Management Accountant/Senior Business Partner and Divisional Finance Directors with responsibility for production and analysis of monthly performance against budget, reforecasting in-year, annual budget and ad hoc analysis. Through this work the Business Partner will provide revenue assurance and proactively suggest and support measures to achieve LTE budgets. Working independently with the Business Unit Management the Business Partner will be their main advisor and point of contact in finance. The Business Partner will work collaboratively across LTE Group to ensure effective financial management and financial control are maintained.

About Us

The LTE Group is a national, public-sector learning, training and education organisation with a clearly defined mission to 'improve lives and economic success through learning and skills'. Our valued 4,000 colleagues drive our delivery of specialist learning to over 100,000 learners in over 120 UK locations, across our five businesses.

The LTE Group family encompasses the strengths of each of our individual organisations:

  • The Manchester College - further education
  • UCEN Manchester - higher education
  • Novus - prison education
  • Total People/MOL - apprenticeships and professional development.

The benefits of working for LTE Group

As part of the LTE Group family, you will benefit from an excellent package including:

  • An excellent annual leave entitlement
  • Christmas shut down, with additional discretionary holiday leave provided.
  • In-house 'Evolve' training programme offers you the chance to upskill and further your career through a wide range of recognised qualifications.
  • Career development opportunities.
  • Study Support
  • Hybrid working - 2/3 days per week flexible.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Discounts on your health care through Simply Health.
  • Free, confidential support service provided by an external organisation, PAM Assist.
  • Cycle to work scheme saving you 25% on your purchase.
  • Access to lots of offers with well-known retailers.

The LTE Group is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, please visit our website to apply!

All applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the Key Responsibilities, Key Result Areas and Qualifications/Skills/Experience detailed within the job description for shortlisting purposes.

Salaries are based on skills, qualifications and experience.

The closing date for this job advert is 18/05/2022 however sometimes the job advert may close early if we receive a good response!