A private equity backed business is recruiting a Group Finance Manager. This role provides an excellent springboard to more senior and commercial finance roles in the business. It is a hugely exciting time for the business and this role will be at the heart of these changes. This is a key role in the Group Finance team. You will take ownership of for the Financial Accounting of Group companies, the Group Cash Flow statement and several other technical areas. You will work closely with the Group Finance Controller and CFO and manage a small team. You will lead the production of consolidated Group results on a periodic, half year and full year basis and manage the budgeting and forecasting process for the Group's entities. There will be various ad hoc project analysis on behalf of the CFO including process improvement and corporate finance projects. The successful candidate will be a qualified chartered ACA accountant with strong financial reporting skills and good technical knowledge. Naturally, you will be motivated to work in the Group Finance function of a fast paced business. The role is suitable for a candidate looking for their first role outside of practice or already working in a group reporting role elsewhere. £60 - 70,000 bens and bonus.