Finance Manager

PMP Recruitment
Shepton Mallet
£45000 - £50000/annum
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Manager


Food Manufacturing

Temp/Contract position (potentially up to 12 months)

Our client are a leading food manufacturer with a real Global presence. Formed in the early nineties, they now have over 15,000 employees across the World. This is an exciting and formidable company to join.

This role will see you join one of their dessert making sites, as a company they manufacture 105 million cakes and desserts per year!


This role will see you lead the finance planning and analysis agenda on site and with a team to influence and support business decisions, by providing budgeting and forecasting services. Your goal will be to give financial objectivity, challenge and insight across a Business or Manufacturing Unit.

* You provide leadership and direction for the financial analyst team to ensure they are engaged and understand delivering their potential.
* Lead the process for manufacturing units/business units P&L budget and quarterly forecasts in line with business strategies and targets.
* Review existing business practices to identify and implement changes
* Identify, prioritise and monitor capital spend.
* Act as SME for Standard Setting and Master Data.
* Working across 1-4 functions within the business.


* Daily/Weekly/Monthly KPI Monitoring.
* Daily/Weekly/Monthly reporting.
* Quarterly planning & reviews.
* Monthly performance.
* Actual planning 1- 2 years.


* Professional qualification (ideally CIMA or equivalent).
* Experience of managing direct reports.
* Stakeholder management.
* Manufacturing or FMCG background.
* Strong IT skills.

PMP Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy