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Business Improvement Manager

Job Description

Business Process Manager
VANRATH is pleased to be recruiting for an experienced Finance Business Process Professional to join an already established finance function. My client is passionate about improving the overall finance function, to meet a global best business practice across the firm. My client has over 50 years' experience in the manufacturing industry and is a leader in their field.

The Benefits
My client has a generous remuneration package on offer, to ensure they attract the best talent, in a busy market...

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Competitive salary
  • 33 days holiday
  • Global travel opportunities
  • Company pension

The Role
An interesting role with reach across the APAC, EMEA and US. With exposure across a vast market, this role is set to ensure excellent career progression and many opportunities for growth and travel. This role will liaise with the Director IT and the Divisional Head of Finance to ensure issues are appropriately identified and suitable solutions are created, to ensure best practice across the company. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

· You will identify, elicit, and document project and process requirements using appropriate modelling technique; analyses requirements, validating effectively with users and other information sources to clarify and eliminate confusion.
· You will define the testing scripts and verification criteria to ensure requirements are met and maintain documentation and traceability throughout process improvement and automation cycle
· Use data from a wide range of sources to analyse key themes and identify possible impacts on the business
· Contribute to the creation of an overall knowledge bank of business processes, standards and carries out effective stakeholder engagement to ensure appropriate approvals and implementation routes, ensuring the integrity of data within the knowledge bank
· Document complex "as is" and "to be" processes; accurately describes the changes required to migrate to the "to be" capability to support effective implementation planning and sustainment of improvement
· Collect business requirements using a variety of methods such as interviews, document analysis, workshops and workflow analyses to express business requirements in terms of target user roles, goals and target improvements
· Explore and develop understanding of external developments or emerging issues and contributes tothe evaluation of their potential impact on, or usefulness to, Survitec.
· Interpret business needs to identify appropriate solution recommendations to business problems, working comfortably at functional, regional or business unit level
· Develop existing applications and contributes to development of new applications, by analysing and identifying areas for modification and improvement. Develops new routine applications to meet customer requirements
· Create and maintain technical and user documentation to a high standard and backs up files to ensure instant recovery if problems occur

The Ideal Candidate
My client is keen to see candidates with at least 3+ years' experience in a management position within finance operations or finance business improvement. The successful individual should meet the following criteria:

  • Ideally fully qualified, but would be open to an experienced part-qualified candidate
  • 3+ years in finance management/ business improvement role
  • Excellent accounting experience
  • Strong analytical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Accounting and Finance job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Hannah MacLaren in the strictest confidence.