Head of Finance

Element Recruitment Ltd
Bristol (City Centre)
From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Finance

Bristol (Some travel to Swindon)

£60,000 - £75,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits

International and well established manufacturing and engineering business in Bristol seeks a Head of Finance..

Reporting into the 2 divisional MDs, you are number one in finance and responsible for 2 sites across Bristol and Swindon. Some travel required.

The Role:

  • Preparation and presentation of reports on a weekly / monthly basis at meetings of the Business Teams, highlighting points requiring action and/or knowledge
  • Development & introduction of improved systems and control procedures in all financial areas of the business as directed by and in co-operation with the members of the Business Teams
  • Preparation of monthly forecast, quarterly review, annual budget and five year plan for submission to all reporting lines for approval
  • Preparation and accountability for the Finance Department expense budget
  • Group Reporting – Preparation and reporting to Group Finance in prescribed formats to GAAP. Maintain reconciliation of GAAP differences and as required by Group Finance ad hoc reports. Present the U.K. finance requirements at group level
  • Review monthly operational results with the Business Teams
  • Review full year results with the Business Teams
  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts for all UK entities
  • Review of monthly and annual calculations of the Corporation Tax initially proposed by the Financial Accountant and/or external auditors
  • Proactively obtain Tax Credits through the Trade & Industry Department and report costs
  • Obtain and negotiate business funding with the appropriate banks and/or financial institutions for approved Business Projects which require Capex
  • All day to day aspects of managing the Finance Department including employee relations and recruitment of new employees
  • Management of divisional Finance Departments including producing accounts, credit control, payroll and purchase ledger. Deal with all financial aspects of managing the business including representing the business to bankers, investors and other invested parties as appropriate
  • Any other tasks as required by Senior Management.
  • Your Profile:

  • Qualified Accountant ( ACA / ACCA / CIMA / ACMA)
  • Experience in manufacturing or engineering sector
  • Strong communication skills and ability to influence

  • The business are looking for someone ambitious who would like a Finance Directorship role within the next couple of years.

    Should this role be of interest, or you would like to discuss further, please contact Tora Atkinson on 01173699000 or hit APPLY!

    This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75956409