Site Finance Manager

England, Cumbria
£45000 - £50000 per annum
18 Feb 2019
18 Mar 2019
Olivia Greer
Job Role
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Level of qualification

The main remit to this Finance Manager role will be to improve processes on site, business partner with none-finance senior stakeholders, and report insightful analysis back to group.

This role is perfect for a qualified accountant who is ambitious, wants to play a pivotal part in a thriving business, and make tangible improvements to the company.

Client Details

Michael Page are partnering with an impressive business based in West Cumbria, who are a leading player in a niche manufacturing field.

This business is part of a larger group, so you are able to experience to fast pace and autonomy that comes as part of a smaller organisation, alongside the support of being part of a bigger business.

With a vibrant, busy environment on site and fantastic support from group, this is the perfect role for a personable, commercial qualified accountant to thrive in.


The key responsibilities for this Finance Manager role are as follows:

  • To lead month end close and reporting for the site

  • Cost variance analysis

  • Preparing management accounts and Balance Sheet Reconciliations

  • Supporting the annual audit and year-end reporting

  • To act as a true business partner, building great relationships with the none finance stakeholders on site

  • To add value comically, providing advice on how to improve processes and push the business forwards

  • To report back to group and update on how the site is performing

  • Provide ad hoc support to the European Finance Director

  • Be a key member of the site leadership team providing input and guidance to support decision making activities


The successful candidate for this Site Finance Manager role will be:

  • A fully qualified accountant

  • A brilliant communicator

  • Great at building meaningful relationships with finance stakeholders in group, and none finance stakeholders on site

  • An innovative thinker, able to think commercially and add value to a fast paced manufacturing business

  • A business minded person, ambitious and looking to improve processes and progress their career

  • A solid Finance Manager, able to report in an accurate and timely fashion

Job Offer

This Finance Manager role based in Cumbria can offer a salary of £45,000 - £50,000 based on experience.