Finance Programme Manager

Howett Thorpe Recruitment Consultants Ltd
From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car + bonus
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity to join our global client at an exciting time where you will have the opportunity to support and influence finance programme strategy for the business. 

About The Role
You will join the business at an exciting time, where you, as part of the senior commercial and finance team, will take part in ensuring consistency in challenging the way in which the company engages their commercial and operational leads and enhances their performance across the business.
Working as a key member of the senior commercial and finance team, you will be responsible for managing several strategic, tactical and operational programmes. Maintaining a key focus on meeting financial obligations, you will also own the delivery of other operational excellence solutions including but not limited to operational benchmarking.
The role will have a focus on, and be responsible for, managing the gap closing plans to meet broader UK financial targets across the division. 
You will need to ensure clear benefit realisation plans are in place, with effective and efficient financial delivery reconciliations being undertaken periodically, whilst reporting against phased targets for pipeline and secured delivery in year.

About You
  • Strategic planning and business development
  • High level of numeracy and strong analytical skills
  • Negotiating, leadership and influencing skills, strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Experienced in optimisation of business processes and procedures
  • Experience of implementing and managing business projects
  • Experience with LEAN will be an advantage
  • Experienced change manager with ability to define and communicate ”change vision”, manage stakeholders and convince ”end users” to change behaviour 
  • Project Management Practitioner qualification (PRINCE 2 or equivalent) advantageous

Things You Should Know 
Commutable from: Addlestone, Aldershot, Alton, Ascot, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bournemouth, Bracknell, Camberley, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh, Crawley, Dorking, Egham, Epsom, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Lightwater, London, Maidenhead, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Reading, Redhill, Reigate, Slough, Southampton, Staines, Sunbury, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking, Wokingham and Yateley.

Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.
Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.
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