Finance Business Partner

  • Reference:BDCH1149
  • Location:
  • Department:Finance
  • Posts available:1
  • Salary:£50000
  • Full/Part time:Full Time
  • Contract type:
  • Closing date:Sunday, March 31, 2019

We are looking for a Finance Business Partner to work proactively and collaboratively with Directors and other senior managers as the primary point of contact to support and coach them across the full Finance remit to enable delivery of financial targets and key performance indicators and to raise the level of commerciality and financial awareness across the Home

About us

Battersea is here for every dog and cat and has been since 1860. We are a leading animal welfare charity and over the last 150 years we’ve grown from one home in London to three rescuing and rehoming centres across the South East. With c500 staff and 1000 volunteers, we have cared for over three million vulnerable animals We also campaign tirelessly to make things better for dogs and cats; sharing our expertise and educating the public and policymakers about responsible pet ownership. Join us and make a difference for every dog and cat.

Our Finance Team

The Finance department deals with all financial, insurance, and HMRC matters relating to Battersea at all sites and Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Limited.  It is responsible for the accounting of all income and expenditure, including wages and salaries. Finance produce management accounts, annual budgets and year end statutory accounts.  The Finance team will assist and advise management and staff on financial matters.

What we can offer you

Our dedicated people mean that we can be here for every dog and cat. Whether you are sharing an office with our dogs or directly caring for our cats, our animals show their appreciation every day. There is no better reward than seeing the difference you make to the lives of our dogs and cats first-hand; although we also provide a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • 28 days of annual leave (plus 8 days paid public holidays) per year

  • Generous pension contributions – up to 10% employer contribution

  • Free healthcare cash plan, where you can claim for a range of treatment including dental (£120), optical (£120), physiotherapy, chiropody and acupuncture (£300) every year

  • Annual interest-free season ticket loans

  • Discounted gym memberships and cycle to work schemes

  • Life insurance

So, if you are passionate about dogs, cats and about our work, then we’d like to hear from you.

For full details, including our job applicant privacy notice, please download our recruitment pack. You can apply by visiting our online application portal. All applications must be submitted before the closing date advertised.