Cherry Professional have been appointed exclusively by a leading manufacturing business based in Leicestershire to recruit for a Senior Operations Finance Manager. Our client are a world renowned market leader and instantly recognisable brand. This is a superb opportunity for an experienced leader with a track record of financial and project management within a large manufacturing or FMCG business.
About the role:
With all P+L Financial & Statutory Reporting, Consolidations and Audit responsibilities held by a separate division, this role focused purely upon the Commercial & Operational sides of things.
The Senior Operations Finance Manager will partner with the Operations Director to deliver effective cost management of a multi hundred million pound budget. Managing a large team, you will lead on operational planning, forecasting and budgetary management. In addition, you will serve a key member of the senior leadership team, driving delivery through insightful analysis. You will hold responsibility for investment proposal development and financial appraisal, managing a team conducting financial modelling.
At times you will be the senior person on site and will be a confident operational leader, going above and beyond the usual restricted duties expected of a Finance Manager.
Who we're looking for:
- Qualified Accountant
- Operations focused finance and project management experience
- Lean methodology expert, Prince 2, Kaizen, Six Sigma (desired, not essential)
- Manufacturing or FMCG experience
- SOX (Sarbanes Oxley) experience
- Advanced Excel skills
- Proven line manager
What's on offer
Basic starting salary: £70,000 - £85,000
Strong annual bonus
Full raft of corporate benefits
This role is based in Leicestershire and is commutable from Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Coventry and Northampton areas.
Cherry Professional have been appointed exclusively to recruit for this role on behalf of the client.
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