Finance Manager – FTSE

February 8, 2024
£65000 - £75000 / year

Job Description

Our client is a truly market leading brand with multiple sites in the UK are looking for a Finance Manager at their site based in Gaydon, Warwickshire (you will like the products that they engineer!) – an exciting place to work offering the flexibility of a hybrid working scenario (probably 2/3 days per week office/home) and a half day on a Friday!

This candidate will be from an Accounting background and not just Transactional with strong experience on controls

What you can expect:

  • Hybrid working between home and office
  • 26 days holiday to start plus bank holidays
  • Salary of between £65-75k DOE and Qualification
  • Performance related annual bonus scheme (circa 15%)
  • Half day on a Friday!
  • Contributory pension and more
  • Attractive management vehicle lease scheme
  • The chance to work for one of the UKs leading brands

Role Purpose:

  • This role requires a technically competent, experienced manager (could be Assistant Manager or Manager from Practice)
  • You will be required to work on relevant technical accounting and complex matters (including inventory accounting), whilst managing the accounts payable team, so time management and prioritisation is a vital skill.
  • Will need to be hands on and lead the implementation of process improvement including internal controls and the roll-out of a new system
  • You will be a key decision-maker for relevant areas within the Accounting function, and will require influencing skills with the Procurement, Supply Chain and Finance teams and have the ability to create productive working relationships with colleagues across the business as necessary

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience from a similar position in a multinational group or large plc
  • Training from a Big 4 or mid-tier audit firm would be an advantage
  • Managerial skills and experience in supervising or managing a team
  • Experience of working with senior stakeholders both internally and externally including external auditors
  • Experience of applying analytical skills – includes the ability to spot, assess and address risks, and identifying, recommending and implementing appropriate actions for improvement

If you do not have an up to date CV but would like a conversation about this role, please contact Gavin Reynolds for a conversation.

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