Why this company?
This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and thriving SME business with an excellent reputation in their field. A forward-thinking culture where your voice is heard, and you are treated as an individual with autonomy to put your own stamp on things. The business is going through a rapid period of growth with ambitious plans to double in size within the next 12 months. A supportive senior management team with a national presence reporting into an innovative Managing Director. To achieve the strategic plans of the business there is a need to appoint an ambitious and hands on commercially focused Finance Manager.
What is expected?
You will report into the Managing Director who leads from the front. This is a superb opportunity for a finance professional who has hit a ceiling of progression where they are and will be given that next step to make an impact quickly. The main focus for this role will be commercially led with preparing management accounts, budget setting, cash flow and working capital management will be key along with forecasting. A hands-on approach is essential with the ability to provide support and problem solving for all areas of the wider business. In addition, you will be offering a finance business partner relationship to stakeholders across the UK who may not come from a finance focused background. For an initial period, you will also oversee general bookkeeping up to trial balance. This is a visible role that will grow and develop as the business grows along with a working relationship with the board of directors.
What would make you a perfect fit?
You will ideally be CIMA or ACA/ACCA Qualified but also open to active studiers. Study support with also be given. A sound technical grounding in a commercial setting is essential with the ability to be ‘hands on ‘with transactional finance. Championing a culture of progression is extremely important to the values of the business. A successful track record working in a commercial and operational finance role along with being conscientious and technically competent is essential
A note from us
We get so many applications that in some instances we are unable to offer individual feedback. If your application is successful you will be contacted within 5 working days. If you want to call us for a confidential chat about any other vacancies or some guidance, we are happy to help.
- Salary £30k-40k