- A rapidly growing business seeking a commercial Finance Director
- Varied and challenging board level Finance Director opportunity.
About Our Client
My client is a owner-managed, successful consumer products business that has enjoyed significant growth in the last 5 years, and requires a board level finance leader to help drive and support the next few stages of growth and progress.
Working with the Managing Director, Sales Director, Regional Directors and HR Director, this is a crucial board level Finance Director position to deliver strategic direction and functional leadership and expertise to a growing business.Accountability for all financial management for a £30m turnover, and growing company (banking, treasury, cashflow, budgeting, forecasting, AP, AR).Improve financial reporting, and particularly Financial Planning and Analysis. The business tenders for sizeable contracts, and the FD will be crucial in the pricing and contract structure, providing speedy KPIs for decisions and improving visibility of key measure for procurement and operational activities.
Manage a finance function of 10 individuals, develop the current team and ensure the team have the training, resources and direction to perform at a high standard.
Be a close advisor to the Managing Director, and deliver key insights to wider strategy, lead on potential acquisitions and key investments to facilitate sustainable growth in line with business objectives.
The Successful Applicant
Candidates must be professionally qualified (ACA, ACCA or CIMA), and have held a position of similar seniority or the aptitude to adapt to leadership nature of this role. Individuals must have a diverse mix of financial and commercial skills, team leadership, and be highly competent from both a statutory accounting perspective and more strategic financial management angle. This is a great role and business to add value, the MD and other directors will rely on the Finance Director heavily for a wide range of advise and direction.
What's on Offer
Firstly, this business will certainly offer the right candidate the opportunity for a long term, challenging, varied and rewarding career. A successful individual will certainly see the merits of their efforts, and future equity options are available for a candidate who demonstrates the passion and capability to deliver in the role. A six figure salary package is on offer. The business is located on the outskirts of Warrington, easily accessible from most of the North West.