My client a large business services company based near Cardiff is looking for a Finance Manager to join its rapidly growing company
Our client is a large business services company based near Cardiff
You will be responsible for managing a team of 15 staff to deliver a broad range of financial support to the manufacturing site in the UK, plus the Head Office function. As a senior manager, you will manage the relationship with the Financial Planning & Control Manager, ensuring that your team provide a high quality service to its stakeholders, whilst at the same time achieving the deadlines set by both the Division and wider Group. You will be actively involved in driving continuous improvement both within your own team and the wider department in the pursuit of world class performance.
Deliver accurate and timely management accounts (P&L, B/S, KPI's) to site management teams, Head Office and Group in line with set deadlines
Ensure that corporate governance standards are clear and maintained for each site through a process of ongoing balance sheet reviews and a strong control environment
Deliver routine and ad-hoc analysis, as requested by site operations, Finance Business Partners, Division and Group
Co-ordinate with Group Tax and Group financial accounting to ensure compliance reporting deadlines are met. (VAT, Corporation Tax, VAT etc)
Drive reporting quality through process improvement and culture of peer review
As a senior manager, help drive continuous improvement initiatives across the broader department, working with cross functional teams to deliver
Develop and mentor the team to achieve targets and simultaneously improve quality.
Help to clearly define career progression routes and satisfy succession planning requirements through development and training of staff
Deliver team objectives through effective use of Performance Development Plans / Reviews.
Fully Qualified Accountant
Up to date technical knowledge with experience of Divisional/Group reporting
Experience using ERP accounting systems, preferably SAP. Use of Hyperion would be an advantage.
Experience of Operational/Manufacturing environment and reporting requirements
Experience of large international organisation
Track record of providing accounting/reporting services
Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with both technical and business audiences
Experience of managing a team
Ability to prioritise and execute tasks in a high pressure environment
Knowledge of accounting standards (UK GAAP and IFRS) and MS Office suite, in particular Excel
Upto £45,000 plus excellent benefits
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