Divisional Finance Manager

Reed Finance
Huntingdon, UK
14 Apr 2019
14 Apr 2019
Job Role
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Our client is a trading company of a £3bn group who are successfully developing their business, and as a result a new office, in the local area. They are the 4th largest company in the UK in their particular field, a FTSE 250 listed business who are going from strength to strength as they provide a product that is forever in demand. The company name is synonymous with quality and it is this, along with their levels of integrity that have been instrumental in their growth from a small family owned business to the successful group it is today. As part of their expansion we are working with the Directors to recruit a qualified Finance Manager. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Manager looking to progress to a senior leadership role as our client sees the successful applicant developing over time to Finance Director, for what they envisage will be one of the biggest divisions in the group. Reporting to the Regional Director you will assist with the development of the finance function as well as partnering with other department heads to create business plans for the division in line with the Group's objectives. Other tasks will include:
• Managing the interim and year end process alongside external auditors
• Preparation of management accounts, budgets and forecasts
• Supervise all month end processes
• Have ultimate responsibility for the division's tax (VAT, CIS)
• Act as principal contact for other business areas such as IT and HR You will thrive in a newly created, and initially a sole role, and relish the challenge of developing a finance function and team. We seek applicants who hold a professional qualification such as ACA, ACCA or CIMA, and have proven staff management experience. Experience (either your client in practice or directly in-house) with the construction/building/development sector is essential. You will be comfortable initially working in a sole role and excited by the prospects of working to build a team and put your own stamp on the department. Your IT skills will be of a high calibre including strong Excel, with COINS an advantage, however if you possess all the other required experience our client will be flexible with this. This is an immediately available opportunity. Our client will wait for the right person but if you have all that we ask for, please contact us now at natalie.hardenreedglobal.com 01733 295 888 Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business