Group Finance Manager

Butler Rose
£55000 - £60000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a FMCG Group that has an aggressive growth strategy in place for the next five years, through organic and acquisitive activities. Due to a recent acquisition and re-structure there is an exciting opportunity for a Group Finance Manager to come in and with time, develop themselves into the no.2, supporting the Finance Director.

As the Group Finance Manager, the successful applicant will have overall responsibility for corporate accounting, taxation and Board reporting - the Group Finance Manager will be supported by a small but high performing finance team and will be expected to set and manage team objectives, to develop into future leaders of the business.

The Group Finance Manager will be a key member in the Leadership Team and will be involved in business projects supporting wider operational stakeholders.

Reporting into the Finance Director, duties will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Being the Finance Owner of any acquisitions and the Capital process
  • Liaison with the Board around Board reporting
  • Consolidation of the Group budget packs including that of a foreign business unit
  • Management of the audit process internally (with external auditors)
  • Involvement in projects including the roll out of a new ERP System
  • Overall management responsibility for the Credit Control, Financial Processing (including Bought Ledger), Fixed Assets, Tax and Treasury teams including setting of objectives and reviewing outputs and workloads
  • Being the Company expert for accounting and tax queries

Person Spec

  • You will be a qualified ACA / ACCA or equivalent Accountant ideally qualifying within a recognised accountancy firm
  • You will have excellent attention to detail and substantial knowledge in accounting and tax issues within a commercial business.
  • An excellent leader of people with the ability to influence wider operational stakeholders

In return, our client can offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the chance to grow within the business during this exciting growth phase. To find out more please contact Anthony Tait on 01908 920681 or email a.tait @ butlerrose . com

Butler Rose is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
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