Finance Director

Bristol Waste Company
Bristol (City Centre)
From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
03 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Director

Salary Range: circa £75,000 - £80,000 per annum

Full Time: 40 hours per week

Based at Ham Green, Bristol


Bristol Waste Company is responsible for refuse and recycling collection, street cleansing and waste disposal services for the city of Bristol. In 2016, we launched our Commercial arm and now provide refuse and recycling collections for businesses across Bristol. We are an enthusiastic, forward-thinking company with a workforce of over 500 people and an ambitious vision for the future.


Reporting at the Board and shareholder level, we are looking for a Finance Director to be based from our Ham Green office, but able to work at other depots. This role is permanent and full time at 40 hours per week. The role will be part of our senior leadership team and primarily responsible to direct and lead the company’s finance function.

In exchange, we offer: a salary range of £75,000 - £80,000 per annum, 25 days holiday entitlement; occupational sickness entitlement; access to a defined contribution pension scheme; employee assistance programme; comprehensive training and life assurance of 2 times salary.

Requirements: It is essential to have experience in a similar role, contributing to the strategic planning and decision-making process as part of the senior management team. This includes ensuring the annual budget fits with the company’s business plan. Senior level leadership and management experience in Finance and Performance is strongly desired, as is the proven ability to work strategically and be hands-on where required. The successful candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to talk to groups and present findings. They display personal integrity and ability to motivate and inspire others and experience of developing and implementing strategies and plans.A relevant professional qualification and membership of a relevant professional body e.g. C.I.M.A/A.C.C.A etc. is also an asset. Finally, we are seeking someone with experience and/or knowledge of the waste management industry.


If you would like to apply, please complete an application form or forward a CV that clearly demonstrates how you meet the criteria within the job description. A copy of the full job description can be downloaded from our Bristol Waste Company website The closing date to apply is Friday, 13 October 2017.

Bristol Waste Company is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage or civil partnership status.

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