Finance Manager

Finance Manager
Are you a qualified accountant looking for that next opportunity to really become a part of a growing organisation? Do you have experience both managing personnel and financial aspects on a managerial level?

Our client, who have been established over 30 years are looking for a Finance Manager to join their growing, diverse team. In this role, you will have a key role in managing the day to day finances of the business as well as supporting the growth strategy with business case appraisals and scenario modelling. You would be a decision maker in the business and would be responsible for the day to day responsibility for the financials thus ensuring the future success of the business.

Ideally, you would have a background in Food or Fresh Produce, but you must be a ‘hands-on’ and commercial astute Finance Manager…. This must be proven in your experience. We are keen to speak with candidates with a committed attitude and can really become a part of the organisation.

The Financial Manager will be expected to do the following: –

– Ownership of the day-to-day finances, including full responsibility for AP/AR/CC as well as VAT and corporation tax returns;
– Delivery of monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting with additional commentary to provide
business insight and support revenue growth and cost control;
Taking a proactive approach to the development and design of the board packs to provide
performance analysis internally;
– Continually improving systems and processes to ensure accurate reporting in a timely manner;
– Preparation of the budgeting and forecasting process;
– Assisting with analysis of new revenue streams and modelling business cases to support the
business growth;
– Shareholder reporting and analysis as required.
– Set-up internal controls / corporate governance and safeguard the shareholders
– Management of the Administration team
– Establish a robust KPI and metrics to manage the business
– Manage the working capital and cash flow.
– Manage the external audit
Competencies & Qualifications:-
– You would be qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
– Have a demonstrable background in a similar position
– Possess all-round finance skills, including financial reporting & management reporting at month end
– Have a strong attention to detail and the ability to notice errors and investigate where appropriate
– Be able to easily ascertain ways in which to implement savings for the business
– Be comfortable working across all areas of finance
– Show a proactive approach to working in a changing environment and developing processes where necessary
– Have a background and interest in the fruit industry with a strong commercial understanding of how the industry operates (This is not essential)
– Demonstrate strong modelling skills with a background in business case appraisal work
– Possess excellent communication skills and a proven track record of working within a team and with senior management.

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