Finance Manager

Recruiter
Greenwell Gleeson
Location
Sutton Coldfield
Salary
£40,000 per annum
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
greenwellgleeson is excited to bring to market the rare opportunity to join a PE backed business for a first time No1 Finance position in the business. We have been mandated on an exclusive basis to attract a very high calibre finance professional with significant experience & expertise in the manufacturing sector. Our client, the investor who is buying the business from existing management, would ideally like the new Financial Controller to start immediately or as quickly as notice allows, post investment. The MBI is been supported by Private Equity. The business currently has a turnover of c£8m with concrete plans to double in the next 3-4 years. Over the medium term it is planned for the Controller to become Finance Director and be offered an equity stake in the business. In the short-term the investor will be offering a bonus based on both business and personal performance.

Duties of the role will include:

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Establishing, Preparing & Completing all financial reporting
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Preparing & distribute monthly P&L
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Budgets, forecasting
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Reviewing & negotiating company contracts
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Liaising with all relevant external contacts: auditors, bankers etc
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Oversee and monitor work completed by finance staff
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Establishing manufacturing, production labour/ overhead rates and revised standard costs
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Being continuous improvement minded for all aspects of the business

In order to be considered for the role, you must:

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Have proven experience within a manufacturing organisation
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Have experience working in a Private Equity backed environment
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Be a highly commercial individual with a well developed business sense
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Have people management experience
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Be educated to degree level
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Be ambitious and driven to succeed to progress to FD Designate within the business

If you are interested to find out more about the opportunity and feel as though you match the experience and requirements, please do apply.