Distinct are working in an exclusive partnership with a well known transport & logistics business based in Northampton in their search to recruit a qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA / ACMA) as Finance Manager.
If you enjoy being 'out & about’, not being chained to your desk in one fixed location this could be the role you’ve been looking for.
THE ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
As Finance Manager, you’ll play a lead role for a significant area of this well known business. Responsible for leading a small team of finance administrators you & your team will work closely with a handful of operations managers for a number of additional sites based around the UK.
In working closely with these stakeholders you’ll support them with the provision of effective and insightful information around the financial health of their sites, focussing in particular on any threats OR opportunities for areas of improvement.
To your stakeholders you’ll act as 'the face of finance’ and will therefore be expected to travel once a week (company car is provided).
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/ACMA) with strong management accounting & finance business partnering experience, I.e. supporting businesses with budgeting, forecasting, investment appraisal & cash management.
You’ll be a leader of people, responsible for the ongoing professional development of a small finance team and you’ll be required to demonstrate throughout your career a tangible track record of first class communication and relationship building skills.