Finance Manager

  • Job Reference: 10449
  • Date Posted: 13 February 2018
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicestershire
  • Salary: £48,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Car allowance, Pension, Bonus, Health
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Finance Manager / Business Manager
Salary: From £48,000 depending on experience
Benefits: 26 days annual leave, excellent bonus, car cash allowance, contributory pension scheme, contributory share scheme
Location: Manchester
Relocation assistance is available for this position

Our client, a highly successful US owned manufacturing business, a subsidiary of a global market leader, is recruiting for a Finance Business Manager. This is a unique opportunity for someone to support the dynamic and rapidly changing aftermarket team during a period of investment and growth. This position will provide opportunity for a wide variety of responsibilities across the facility and will be the main financial contact. This is a great opportunity for a finance professional looking to broaden their skills and experience within a global organisation.

The Aftermarket Business Sales and Transfers typically totals $230m. Its' sales originate from multiple locations and legal entities, making this a challenging role. Customers of this position include the Aftermarket Business team, local management, the Business Unit and Divisional consolidation teams.

The main responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to;

* Lead Site Finance Manager - Financial Controller - contact point for facility
* Management of small diverse team of 3
* Analysis of Sales & Margin results versus plan and prior year bases
* Monthly reporting & analysis for Aftermarket P&L
* Standard costing and Inventory Accounting
* VAT & Intrastats Reporting
* Balance sheet maintenance and reconciliations
* Business planning and Forecasting
* Management of Imports function
* Global VAT & Trade Compliance
* Small entities SOX compliance
* Presentation of results to the management team


Skills, experience and qualifications you will have:

* Broad business & Technical Accounting knowledge
* Previous experience of managing legal entities
* Previous leadership experience
* The possession of a professional accounting qualification (CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)
* Strong analytical, ability to take a detailed data set and provide summarised, meaningful analysis
* IT literate - Excel skills a strong advantage
* Planning and organising skills and ability to meet tight deadlines
* Flexible approach with Strong Problem solving skills.
* Proactive approach to process improvement
* Confident in communications and presentation skills
* Good team player - interpersonal skills are imperative, as the role consolidates data from multiple sources and reports to a diverse customer group

Skills, experience and qualifications you may have:

* Proficient in MS access
* Experience working within a Large organisation and the complexities this brings
* Experience of working within an organisation that manufactures or sells products

Relocation assistance is available for this position.