Senior Finance Manager

Finance and Accounting
£40000 - £55000 per annum + Car
13 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experience manufacturing focused Commercial Finance Manager to join a progressive and forward thinking business.

Successful candidates will have experience of operating in a manufacturing environment or having transferrable skills to make a difference to an interesting and challenging area of the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Financial control for the manufacturing revenue budget at two sites plus potentially other locally based contracts.
  • Working closely with the Contract General Manager you will drive contribution through savings against flex budget, operational performance and a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Ensuring Pricing strategies for new routes and contracts are accurate and operationally valid.
  • Provide commercial support in contract negotiations.
  • Develop strong relationships with the customers - both operationally and with the customer finance team.
  • Work alongside Site Managers to develop strong commercial awareness.
  • Develop budget and flex mechanisms to drive performance and an enhanced understanding of the operation cost drivers.
  • Manage, develop and motivate the admin teams.
  • Work closely with other finance teams within the Business Unit and sector.
  • Embed meaningful management information reporting.
  • Ensure weekly and period reporting is on time and is accurate.
  • Reporting and monitoring of key performance indicators.
  • Ensure financial controls are in place and are adhered to.
  • Work in partnership with the HR team to ensure robust payroll processes and reporting mechanisms are in place.

Experience and Qualifications

  • A fully qualified accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent).
  • Demonstrate drive, energy and a commitment to the continuous improvement of overall contract performance.
  • Be inquisitive with a passion for challenging teams to drive performance.
  • Be able to work under pressure whilst maintaining high standards.
  • Must be flexible and respond positively and accurately to internal and external customer requests.
  • Excellent customer relationship skills with the ability to develop good working relationships at all levels.
  • Have excellent PC skills and be able to understand and harness IT and systems to benefit the operation.
  • Be able to demonstrate previous relevant experience.

If this role is of interest, please apply now with the most recent version of your CV for immediate consideration.

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