Resourcery Group are working in partnership with an entrepreneurial manufacturing SME (£12m) to recruit an experienced Site Finance Manager to support a hands-on Finance Director.
The business is a sub-£20m turnover specialist manufacturing business run by and experienced and entrepreneurial Senior Leadership Team. The business is looking to double turnover and profitability in the next 3 years and as such the opportunity has arisen to appoint a number 2 to the Finance Director as Finance Manager. Based within a commutable distance from the likes of Liverpool, Runcorn, Warrington, Widnes, Wigan, Chester the business is ideally situated geographically.
The Finance Director is looking for a blend of financial and managerial experience, together with the enthusiasm and the personality/confidence to drive change and challenge across a broad range of stakeholders. The demands on the FDs time mean that suitable applicants should be able to get “on the job” experience of managing people/processes/systems/projects/business change independently.
You will be experienced at managing change in businesses; possess the intellect to solve problems without there only being one answer; find ways of working with diverse personalities and mindsets; possess the drive and interest in leading the team to make change happen; possess a strong process/controls approach to finance and business to driving no-finance managers to work the ‘right way’ for the business i.e. efficient, transparent, consistent, timely, risk-managed.
The role is an expansive one and a role that would suit an experienced Site Finance Manager or hands-on Site Financial Controller capable for working in a small team of highly capable individuals with the capacity and confidence to work autonomously. The Finance Manager will be a key member of the Management Team, taking ownership and responsibility for the core manufacturing business activities. You will take ownership of the day-to-day running of the finance function from financial control, financial reporting, statutory accounting, year end close, monthly management accounting, budget and forecasting to acting as a true operational business partner driving operational performance improvement.
Applicants to the role of Financial Controller will be:CIMA, ACCA or ACA qualified (ideally) Possess prior ERP implementation/upgrade experience. Possess manufacturing, engineering, FMCG, automotive experience working in a hands-on role, Possess experience working in an autonomous role with strong P&L and BS control experience, Be capable of influencing outside finance in an entrepreneurial environment, Be capable of managing a small team.
Who are Resourcery Group?
We are one of the North West’s most experienced and well-networked, independent Accounting & Finance, Change and Transformation recruitment consultancies.
Resourcery Group have grown quickly since inception and are now considered as the go-to recruitment partner and trusted adviser by many of the region’s leading businesses, from owner-managed, PE-backed to listed PLCs.
We are sector agnostic, finance specific. A local market expert with national reach.
Resourcery Group specialise in the identification, attraction, resourcing and retention providing our clients with a diverse pool of talent drawn from the Executive, Sub-Executive, Mid-Market and Newly Qualified markets for Industry & Commerce.
Please visit our website: www.resourcerygroup.com for more information on the business ethos and how we create value as part of the recruitment cycle, complimenting internal talent teams.