Finance Manager

Venatu Consulting Ltd
£35000 - £42000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Venatu Consulting are currently recruiting for a Finance Manager on an exclusive basis for a growing business within a successful group based in Bradford.

The Role

Reporting to the Group CFO and leading a small dedicated finance team, the ideal candidate will be responsible for the production and delivery of financial information for an ambitious subsidiary company within a successful group. This will include providing forecasts and meeting statutory requirements, as well as working on the continued development of the company's financial systems, whilst being a valuable part of the management team driven to achieve even greater success.

The Person

Suitably qualified, with manufacturing or engineering industry experience, the preferred candidate will have systems development skills (preferably SAP) and will have gained experience within a fast moving and forward thinking business environment where they will have demonstrated an ability to anticipate and meet the changing needs of the business and to communicate an enthusiasm and determination that gets things done "right first time".

This is a challenging role, combining the need for a practical, hands-on finance professional, with the intellect and credibility to operate at the highest level. There will be a requirement for some travel as business circumstances dictate.

Key Requirements

* Experience of working in a similar role for an Engineering or Manufacturing business.
* Ability to produce accurate, timely and relevant financial/management information to deadlines
* Able to work with and positively contribute to the management team
* Experience in cost accounting
* Production of year end accounts to audit requirements
* Preparation of budgets and forecasts
* Proven in Cash Control (e.g. Debtor & Creditor Management)
* Foreign currency experience
* Preparation of Statutory Returns (VAT, P11D, Intrastat, etc.)
* Payroll experience
* Developing cost analysis and facilitating strong cost control
* Able to manage and motivate a small team
* Excel abilities (e.g. Pivot tables, Vlookups, Macros, etc.)
* SAP or similar system development experience
* Proactive with a can-do mentality
* Able to work under pressure
* Car owner with a willingness to travel as required