Finance Manager

Recruiter
Vanilla Recruitment (UK) Ltd
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A global business has highlighted the need to recruit a Finance Manager for their site in Peterborough to support the business through the next phase of growth.

The Finance Manager will play a pivotal role within the finance function to ensure the continued performance improvements and periodic management reporting. Timely and accurate reporting will be delivered to key stakeholders and acting as a business partner within the organisation.

This role is commutable from Corby, Kettering, Peterborough, Northampton, Oakham, Wellingborough and Leicester.

Duties and responsibilities:

* Responsible for preparation of budgets, accounts and quarterly forecasts for consolidation planning
* Take an active part in managing and developing the business, being an active member of the management team
* International cost centre management
* Year-end audit preparation
* Management of all periodic reporting packs - take the lead on management accounting reporting process
* Ensuring the controls within Finance are being followed

Skills and experience required:

* Educated to a Degree level and CIMA / ACCA qualified plus experience post-qualification
* Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
* Experience of operating in a global business with complex accounting processes
* Demonstrable ability to lead, challenge and influence both finance and non-finance stakeholders
* Strategic height as well as an ability and readiness to dig down into numbers when needed
* Hands-on and operational
* The ability to highlight commercial opportunities and risk
* A collaborative approach

Salary and benefits:

£40,000 - £45,000 DOE + full blue chip package