UK Finance Manager

Recruiter
Héroux Devtek
Location
Cheshire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
UK Finance Manager Are you an experienced Finance Manager with exceptional analytical skills and commercial acumen? Would you relish the opportunity to be part of an employee focused company where you can truly make your mark on the future of the business? Then don’t miss this opportunity to oversee the finances of Héroux-Devtek’s UK Division, which has an annual turnover of £52 million and a balance sheet with net assets of £26m. Who will I be working with? Héroux-Devtek is an international company specialising in the design, development, manufacture, integration, testing and repair and overhaul of landing gear and actuation systems and components for the Aerospace market. Founded in 1942, the business has a rich history which includes manufacturing the landing gear for the Apollo Lunar Module which landed on the moon’s surface in 1969. Héroux-Devtek’s global reputation for quality and reliability exists thanks to the achievements of its employees, and the business truly believes in providing employees with continuous training and professional development, and fosters a strong entrepreneurial culture where each team member has a distinct role to play in the success of the business. So, what will the role of UK Finance Manager entail? Reporting to the UK Assistant Finance Controller, you will manage two direct reports and be responsible for overseeing Héroux-Devtek’s UK balance sheet, controlling all statutory and group reporting, managing the relationship with internal and external auditors in addition to all payroll and taxation matters. You’ll also manage all financial control and reporting aspects of the Bolton site, a division of Héroux-Devtek with £2 million annual sales. In addition, a large aspect of this role will involve managing a variety of project work including: * Assessing and monitoring the financial impacts of actions * Evaluating alternative scenarios for structural changes (Make-or-buy, IRR, cost-benefit analysis) * Supporting continuous improvement initiatives * Supporting finance transformation activities in implementing improvements in systems, processes and organisation What will I need to be considered for this UK Finance Manager vacancy? * ACCA/ACA or CIMA qualification with 1st time passes, preferably ACA qualified from one of the ‘Big Four’ accountancy practices * Excellent academic record * High standard of IT literacy, and excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel would be beneficial * Superb analytical skills * Strong commercial awareness and business acumen * Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills * Enthusiastic, proactive and resilient approach, with the ability to adjust to a constantly changing environment Exposure to a Manufacturing/Engineering environment with ERP / MRP systems would be preferred, but not essential. What will I receive in return? Salary: Attractive salary, level dependent on experience and qualifications Additional benefits: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, company pension scheme, and salary sacrifice healthcare scheme Contract type: Permanent Hours of work: Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4:30pm and Friday 8am to 1:00pm Location: Runcorn (Cheshire) All applications to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions. This UK Finance Manager vacancy is advertised by JVP Jobs on behalf of the employer Héroux-Devtek. At JVP Jobs we believe in providing complete transparency for you the job seeker to help you make informed decisions. By applying for this role you are submitting your CV directly to our above named client. Please note that we DO NOT operate as a recruitment agency, all applications will be reviewed directly by the employer Héroux-Devtek, and should they wish to progress your application further they will be in contact with you. Feel free to visit JVPJobs co uk to access CV and interview tips, apply for advertised vacancies, and set up email job alerts