A key role in the Senior Leadership Team, for a growing Salisbury based business in the consumer goods sector
Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are working with a well-established, profitable, and growing company which has been operating for over 100 years. They are a market leader in their supply of an extensive, artisanal product range, offering exceptional product quality, strong customer service and fast, reliable delivery.
Your new role
Reporting into the Divisional Managing Director you will manage the local finance team of 2 Management Accountants and an Accounts Administrator, as well as using group resources for financial accounts support, payroll, internal audit etc. As a member of the Senior Leadership Team you will be taking a lead in weekly and monthly meetings to lead business performance reviews, overseeing total business KPIs and driving continuous business improvement. You will have responsibilities which will include producing the 3 year strategic plan, budgets and quarterly rolling forecasts, as well as control of op-ex & cap-ex, producing the statutory accounts and ensuring the weekly and monthly management accounts are completed.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a passionate and motivated individual with a forward-thinking attitude. You will be qualified with experience in a Finance Manager or Controller level role where you have managed a team of staff. As there is a strong business partnering element to this role you should demonstrate excellent communication skills and a proven ability to build relationships with stakeholders across the business.
Exposure to a wholesale, distribution or FMCG environment would be a distinct advantage in order to add commercial value.
What you'll get in return
This is a full-time, permanent position based in Salisbury. You will work closely with and be mentored by the Divisional MD and will collaborate with other members of the Senior Management Team. You will also be joining a committed, enthusiastic and talented team where you can use your financial experience to add value to the organisation.
What you need to do now
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