Finance Manager

Posted 6 February by Castlefield Recruitment

Finance Manager - £55 - 65k - Wakefield

Client:

Castlefield Recruitment are currently working with a dynamic Private Equity backed business, who have enjoyed a very successful period of expansion. They are looking to identify a Finance Manager to join their Finance Department and support the ongoing growth of the company.

The organisation have free on site parking and accessible motorway links.

Role:

The Finance Manager position is an exciting opportunity which provides genuine exposure to Senior Management and responsibility for creating value for the business.

It will suit a high calibre Accountant / Finance Business Partner / Finance Manager who is looking to advance their career in a challenging role - within a successful and established organisation. Previous Retail or FMCG experience would be advantageous.

Duties for the Finance Manager role will include;

  • Analyse and drive growth in sales, margin and profitability
  • Manage the Retail budget process with accurate insight and development of dashboards.
  • Report on key strategic projects on a daily/weekly & monthly basis
  • Monitor the effectiveness of sales plans and look for growth opportunities through working with senior management
  • Monitor and seek to improve retail performance
  • Prepare monthly reporting packs for the Board and investors
  • Liaise with senior stakeholders - engaging with and providing challenges
  • Own and provide financial input, drive and insight
  • Provide insightful commentary and performance recommendations on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Ensure thorough understanding of work-briefs and requirements through collaborative cross functional working and communication
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of industry trends, financial tools and techniques

Person:

The successful candidate for the Finance Manager role will be:

  • High calibre qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Hold advanced system skills - including MS Excel
  • Ability to partner with key stakeholders and present financial analysis in a concise manner
  • Resilient character who is able to take feedback on work produced
  • Retail/FMCG experience advantageous

To apply for the Finance Manager position please use the link provided, visit the Castlefield website, or contact Matthew Swindell via LinkedIn.

Required skills

  • ACA
  • ACCA
  • Accountancy
  • CIMA
  • Finance Manager

Reference: 34407895

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