Castlefield Recruitment are exclusively partnering with The Guinness Partnership in order to recruit a Lead Finance Analyst and a Transactional Finance Manager. Founded over 130 years ago, Guinness Partnership is a customer-focused, national organisation, providing housing and care services across England. To date, Guinness own and manage around 65,000 homes, providing services to more than 140,000 customers. With a turnover of £360.5m and a truly national presence, Guinness is one of the leading housing providers in the sector.

Our heritage matters to us. We’re proud of our long history which gives us a real sense of purpose. It also creates a strong sense of responsibility, of having a legacy to protect for future generations and to make the most of today. By March 2025, we aim to build 5,500 new homes, acquire larger sites so we can develop at scale, and we’ll work with partners in our key areas to maximise our capacity.

    About the team

    These are exciting times at Guinness, times of change and rewarding challenges. We’ve made significant investment in our people and systems, enabling us to work more effectively and create strong foundations for future success. And we’re just getting started. We have bold and ambitious plans ahead – plans that our corporate services teams will play a key role in delivering. After all, the more profitable we are as a business, the more we are able to reinvest into improving our services and building more homes.

    The finance team at The Guinness Partnership plays a critical role in the success of the organisation. With an overall aim of ensuring Guinness has a strong financial base from which we can be a high performing organisation and meet our objectives.

    “We’ve reshaped the organisation and we’re growing, diversifying and transforming the way that we do business.”  

    Catriona Simons – Group Chief Executive


      We have a new opportunity for a Lead Finance Analyst to join our team in Oldham on a permanent basis. Reporting to the Head of Finance for Guinness Property, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the financial performance in Guinness Property is clearly monitored and that effective cost management and control processes are in place.

      Salary – £53,382

        Reporting to the Head of Payments & Income, we are looking for an experienced Finance Analyst to support the effective and efficient management of the payment processing function. You’ll provide support to our Finance Officers providing and analysing key performance indicators to drive a culture of continuous improvement.

        Salary – £43,216

          A vacancy has become available for a Rents and Service Charge Manager. Working closely with the Head of Rents and Service Charges, you will play a key role in managing the wider team and deliver high quality rent and service charge accounting services across Guinness.

          Salary – £40,673

            Guinness Partnership Strategic Plan / Candidate Pack

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            Meet the Consultant

            Dave Russell

            Dave specialises in qualified accountancy recruitment & senior appointments across social housing, education, local government & central government. He prides himself on his personal approach to recruitment and is a trusted recruitment partner for a number of social enterprises & publicly funded organisations across the North and Midlands.

            Meet the Consultant

            Ciaran Thornley

            Ciaran Thornley is a Consultant for the Public Sector Finance Team at Castlefield Recruitment.

            Personal areas of expertise:
            Ciaran has developed strong working relationships throughout the Public Sector, based on excellent service levels and in-depth market knowledge.

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