Finance Business Partner



Closes 31/05/2023

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Finance Business Partner

Do you have a passion for numbers? Are you an enthusiastic team player?  Do you have excellent analytical skills and a good eye for detail?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Business Partner to join our Construction Division, based from our Carlisle office - There has never been a better time to join!

The Role

As a Finance Business Partner, you will be responsible for providing finance related support to our construction division and maintaining a strong link with our central Finance team. You will develop a sound understanding of the strategic direction and continually develop financial processes to best support this.

  • Ensuring the relevance and accuracy of all reports issued to the Senior Management Team,
  • Undertaking reviews of Divisional Overhead costs on a timely basis
  • Continually developing reports and processes ensuring they are “fit for purpose”
  • Preparing annual budgets and forecasts
  • Having significant involvement in the Management Accounts to ensure close links between  the division and Central Finance.


At Story Contracting, we invest in our people. We provide award-winning training and development opportunities for all employees to help you get to where you want to be in your career.

In addition to a competitive salary, pension and company car/allowance We show we care about our people by offering a health cash plan and wellbeing support to keep you fit and well - inside and outside of work.

Our agile working policy allows for a mixture of office and home working, and flexible working arrangements are available so that our people are engaged to give their best.

We care about our communities too and offer our employees two paid for volunteering days each year to spend as a team or individually.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will have at least 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Be AAT qualified (CIMA/ACCA part qualification would be advantageous, but not essential)
  • Have the ability to juggle multiple projects and be confident enough to communicate with people at all levels in the business.
  • Excellent communication and skills

Why Story Contracting?

Story Contracting is a privately-owned, award-winning infrastructure company who is financially secure and agile with a wide range of public, private and third sector clients who enjoy working with our talented and committed team. Our track record for delivery on time and to budget, safely and reliably, has meant repeat business from our clients, which is reflected in our motto of ‘Do It Right!’

Our values are at the heart of everything we do - the way we work and the behaviours we display. We believe that this is what makes Story Contracting and our people exceptional.

GROUNDED - Everyone is equal at Story. We are down to earth and treat each other with respect.

HARDWORKING - We all pull our weight and work hard for each other.

PROUD - We are proud of our safety, our projects, our people, our clients and the success we create together.

FAMILY - We nurture, train, develop and keep our people safe, just like a family. We are inclusive and do the right thing for the business and its people.

TRUSTED - What we say is what we do. Our clients, our people and our communities trust us to do it right.

WINNERS - We are hungry for success and want to be the best performing contractor for our clients, our people and our communities.

Find out more about what it’s like to be part of Team Story here. Jobs - Story Contracting

Every Story Matters

We are proud to be a place where everyone can be part of the Story!

As part of our pledge to eliminate discrimination and encourage diversity among our Story Team, our ‘Every Story’ policy ensures all employees are a part of a diverse environment and always feel included.

All applicants will receive careful consideration for employment regardless of who you are, where you come from or what you believe in.

Think you’d be a good fit?

Successful applicants will be contacted shortly after the closing date.

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