Finance Manager

Sharp Consultancy
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be working in partnership with one of the regions most renowned and forward thinking SME's. This highly successful business has been operating out of Barnsley for over 6 decades - and is headed up by a charismatic MD whose ambitions are built around driving the business forward. The MD, who has earned wide spread acclaim for his contribution to the local community, is looking for a proactive and energetic Finance Manager who can add real value to the business on a commercial and strategic level - as well managing the financial integrity of the business.

This person will sit on the Senior Management team and be the number 1 in Finance on site. You will be tasked with modernising the financial reporting with the implementation of new processes and systems, and be given complete ownership over the financial performance within the business. The production of monthly management accounts, pertinent analytical commentary and accurate budgets and forecasts will all be key tasks within the role. You will manage a small team that has a strong mix of loyalty and experience.

Where this role can add real value is in the strategic development of the company moving forward. This role will work closely with other senior department heads and collaborate to bring about wide spread improvements and success. Working with the Sales Manager you will analyse customer profitability, you will work with the Product Development Manager and Chief Engineer to provide product costing on the new innovative products whilst also working with the Operations and Technical Managers to improve shop floor efficiencies. This is the essence of a Business Partner role.

The MD is asking that the preferred candidate is happy to work to his 3 key principles; Open Mindedness, Integrity and Loyalty - and he very much wants someone who is looking to have a stable and long term relationship with the business. Whilst qualifications are not essential, strong experience and a dedicated work ethic most certainly are.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.