Cherry Professional have been appointed exclusively to recruit for a permanent Finance Manager to be based in Leicester. Our client are a successful SME currently experiencing a period of sustained growth.
About the company:
An instantly recognisable brand, our client have enjoyed a period of sustained success over recent years, stemming both from acquisitions and organic growth driven by improved retail strategy and e-commerce performance. The business have operated in Leicestershire for several decades and have built a reputation for quality. The culture of the organisation is very friendly and staff attrition rates are low, with this opportunity arising due to the retirement of previous incumbent. The business have achieved excellent levels of employee engagement through diving an outstanding work/life balance culture and are investors in people accredited.
About the role:
This is a full function Finance Manager role, encompassing FP&A, Financial & Management Accounts. You will oversee the team conducting transactional finance work & producing monthly management accounts up to trial balance. You will produce the numbers and act as a finance business partner to the board - influencing commercial decisions through sound financial insight. In conjunction with the Financial Reporting Manager you will complete period and year end, although more of your focus will be on the commercial side, including budgeting, forecasting & variance analysis.
Who we're looking for:
Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA) essential
Suitable for finance professionals from practice or industry background
Ambitious finance professional with commercial mind-set yet no airs and graces around doing some of the "dirty work"
What's on offer?
Basic starting salary up to £45,000
Strong benefits package
Jobs you may have applied for:
Financial Controller, Senior Finance Manager, Finance Business Partner, Financial Accountant.
This opportunity is commutable from Leicester, Nottingham, Warwick, Coventry and Northampton.
Cherry Professional have been appointed to recruit for this role exclusively on behalf of the client