Role details

Finance Manager

Manchester   •   £45,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Strategically focused Finance Manager, number one position on site
  • Qualified accountant with FMCG experience

About Our Client

My client is an International FMCG business with sites across the UK. They have a heritage that goes back generations and produce some of the UK's best known brands.

Job Description

The Finance Manager will have the following responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that decisions, plans and strategies are formulated on a sound commercial and financial basis
  • Reviewing and reporting performance against agreed budgets and forecasts and driving the formulation of the necessary action plans to meet those objectives
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory and group accounting procedures, highlighting areas of concern as appropriate and taking corrective action
  • Financial control of the site investment program
  • Financial Leadership of the site and being an active part of the Site Leadership team
  • Managing and developing the site finance team
  • Coaching the Site operational team on financial matters
  • Supporting the other site finance roles as and when required

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate should have the following skills and experience:

  • CIMA, ACCA or ACA qualified
  • Strong Excel skills and experience in using SAP
  • Experience within an FMCG / Manufacturing business
  • Costing Experience
  • Track record of providing robust and insightful financial analysis, including planning and forecasting
  • Experience of Financial Analysis / modelling / investment appraisal techniques
  • Able to demonstrate a proven communication and leadership ability, with the gravitas to build solid, successful working relationships cross functionally

What's on Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 with an excellent benefits package

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