Finance Manager FTC - Chiswick, London

£35k-£40k + bonus + flexible benefits
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a passionate and enthusiastic Finance Manager on a 9 month fixed term contract (FTC) basis to be based at our UK HQ in Chiswick, London whilst working closely with our Trowbridge and Dublin offices.

Danone is a major FMCG company in the UK and Ireland with market leading brands across four divisions: Waters, Dairy, Early Life Nutrition and Advanced Medical Nutrition.

As the Finance Manager, you will lead a team of 4 Accounts Receivable professionals who work closely with internal and external stakeholders including Sales and Supply Chain to ensure the processing our invoice to cash work stream for a portfolio of customers. You will take ownership and ensure the delivery of a trade terms accrual management project and collaborate with peers to align processes across all four divisions.

The successful applicant will be a senior Finance professional with exposure to a high volume and complex transaction processing environment where a minimum of 200million has been collected per annum. You will have a proven track record in Financial Control including trade spend and prior experience of project management is essential. Additionally, previous exposure to a FMCG environment is beneficial but not essential as is line management experience and a relevant degree and/or qualification. You will be a resilient and personable finance professional who is commercially astute. The role will require you to be eligible to work in the UK with no restrictions and be flexible to travel once a week.

On joining as the Finance Manager, you can expect a challenging but rewarding position along with a salary between £35k - £40k (depending on experience) and a bonus. Inspiring health and wellbeing is central to the Danone mission and we live this passion for health within our flexible scheme package which includes private medical insurance, pension scheme, health assessment and Danone product vouchers.

To apply with your CV and a covering letter, please click "apply now", you will then be redirected to the Danone website to complete your application.