Group Senior Finance Manager

Oxford Permanent £70,000 - £85,000 per year
  • Group Finance Manager for a PE backed business
  • Fantastic role working with stakeholders and Senior Leadership teams

About Our Client

I am working with a market-leading PE-backed business based in Oxfordshire looking to hire a senior group finance manager for their high-calibre team. This is well known for how well they look after their employees and put them at the heart of what they do, creating a fantastic working environment.

Job Description

  • Support Group financial Controller with overall management of the group financial reporting and finance systems teams
  • Strategic Financial Planning: help support the shape the financial future of the organisation by providing astute financial guidance and steering key decision-making processes.
  • Help improve financial controls and processes by going on a journey to bring up to PLC standards including group financial consolidations.
  • Help implement and oversee robust controls to ensure compliance with industry standards and mitigate financial risks effectively.
  • Support and project manage the production of the group Annual Report.
  • The production of subsidiary statutory financial statements, developing a standardised template for disclosure requirements.
  • Ownership and maintenance of Group accounting policies and procedures with clear alignment to finance system consistency
  • Support technical queries
  • Support the finance integration of acquired businesses and M&A activities.
  • Mentoring and developing the Finance team

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA) with post-qualification experience.
  • A solid technical background, ideally from practice, and a willingness to grow and develop within a multi-site listed/PLC environment is highly desirable.
  • Strong knowledge of financial controls, processes, and accounting standards.
  • Proven experience in driving process improvements and implementing financial systems.
  • Willingness to gain exposure to M&A activities and interaction with PE investors.
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to interpret complex financial data.
  • Advanced proficiency in financial modelling and financial software applications.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills are advantageous.
  • Exceptional communication and stakeholder management abilities.

What's on Offer

  • £65,000 - £80,000 basic
  • Company car and car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Clear pathway to Group Financial Controller within a very sensible time-frame
Richard Hailey
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Phone number
+44 779 080 3655

Job summary

Job function
Group Accounts
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Richard Hailey
Consultant phone
+44 779 080 3655
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