Clipper is a completely new breed of logistics company. With ability and agility at our core, our cutting-edge operations allow us to provide world class service to customers such as John Lewis, River Island, Marks & Spencer, The NHS and (url removed).
We are now seeking a Finance Manager to join one of our sites in Northampton supporting a market leading client.
To analyse, interpret and report financial and operational management information to customer timelines, recommending areas of focus as appropriate.
To maintain a financial control environment to ensure accuracy and integrity of information.
To support ad hoc information requirements & project initiatives to ensure operational effectiveness.Main duties will include:
Ensure that all contract management reporting is produced in a timely and accurate manner to customer agreed timetables in agreed format.
Compilation and preparation of periodic budgets and forecasts for contracts and Clipper.
Active contribution to customer relationship through weekly and ad hoc review meetings.
Ensure Clipper weekly, monthly and annual management reporting is produced in a timely and accurate manner with variance analysis provided as required.
Business Partner the operation, Site Manager and wider business on all financial and allied operational matters relating to the contracts operations and development including active engagement with operational teams.
Provide support, development and leadership to ensure the maintenance of the control environment and the improvement of financial and operational practices.
Ensure all internal and customer reporting deadlines are met as agreed.
Maintain control and authorisation mechanisms to ensure compliance to internal and external audit.
Ad Hoc tasks and projects as reasonably required by Clipper management teams.The ideal candidate will be qualified or studying towards a professional qualification (CIMA / ACCA / ACA). You will also be used to working to tight deadlines, comfortable working under pressure and have at least 2 years demonstrable finance management experience