Resourcery Group are working with a leading Private Equity funded business based near Warrington. The business has continued to grow over the past 5 years and has exciting projects scheduled for 2017/18 and beyond. Due to this continued expansion and the winning of new contracts our client is looking to recruit an experienced Finance Manager. If you wish to build a career in a leading regional business working closely with and Head of Finance, GM and Board, as well as Private Equity backers then read on.
The Finance Manager reports to the Head of Finance but requires a capable individual comfortable working with and influencing at a Board and Shareholder level. You will be responsible for senior internal and external stakeholders working on an autonomous basis. You need to be proactive and a self-starter and be able to identify risks andopportunities and offer suitable solutions and courses of action as appropriate. Given the senior focus of this role you must possess gravitas, strength of personality and self-belief.
Given the project finance nature of the role you will be required to travel on a weekly basis/fortnightly basis to the East Midlands and occasionally Scotland.
Working in partnership with the Head of Finance, GM and Board, advising operational and commercial teams to make enhanced commercial and operational decisions
Monthly management account reviews and instruct Accounts team on management accounting issues
Review annual operating budgets
Manage the statutory audit process and secure approval of statutory accounts
Attend Board meetings and present financial results providing challenge and advice
Maintain financial and company secretarial policies
Manage business tax and insurance affairs
Manage the key cross-functional internal stakeholders, external advisers, as well as client relationships
Support the preparation of the Board report and advise on risk, opportunities and recommendations.
Manage aged debtors and creditors
Manage internal compliance procedures
Big 4 or Top Ten ACA Qualified
ACCA/CIMA qualified if possess experience of project finance
Strong working knowledge of financial management and project finance
Strong analytical skills and use of financial models in Excel
Ability to analyse data and contracts and provide clear and concise verbal and written advice to drive change and profitability
Possess strong cross-functional stakeholder management skills and high levels of EQ
Be capable of working in or near Warrington and travel to the East Midlands a couple of times per month and occasionally Scotland