Commercial Finance Manager

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £55,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Accountancy
  • Job Reference:
    55466

My client is a well regarded and rapidly expanding US Owned PLC, ideally situated on the Leicestershire / Warwickshire Borders.

Due to a period of growth (doubling in size in the last year) via acquisition, they now have a vacancy for an ambitious commercially focused accountant to join the UK Business as Finance Manager.

Reporting into the Group Finance Director, this is a highly progressive opportunity and will focus primarily on commercial / FP&A Activity for the UK business, whilst leading a team of 8.

– The primary focus will be to provided reporting, analysis and commentary on the UK business, driving improvement and continuous change
– Creation of Budget and work closely with Group FD / CFO / CEO and UK MD to generate 3-5 year strategic plan
– Lead, guide, mentor and develop a team of 8 and ensure the timely completion of monthly accounting and transactional finance duties
– Business Partner wider UK and International business management team to drive improvement in efficiency, performance and job profitability along with Sales and Margin Analysis
– Work with leadership to review prospective M&A Opportunities

– The ideal candidate will be qualified with PQE gained within a similar commercial / FP&A Focused position, and strong business partnering experience is also key.
– This business is highly ambitious and experiencing a period of change, a dynamic approach is therefore essential.

Strong Analysis skills are key, to include MS Excel – training can be given on ERP Accounting Systems.

In return, this position promises to be highly progressive with a 1-3 year (via succession planning) for the successful applicant to become UK Finance Director.

A competitive basic salary coupled with lucrative profit share and benefits await.

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