Finance Manager

  • Per Annum
    £55,000 to £60,000
  • Location
    West Yorkshire
  • Basis

Finance Manager
Elland, Huddersfield | £60,000 per annum | Permanent | Full-Time | Start ASAP

We are seeking a Finance Manager to join a global manufacturing company based in Elland, Huddersfield on a permanent basis. As Finance Manager, you will work with the Head of Finance to ensure effective financial management, control and reporting for the UK sites.

This will include managing the financial function in the UK with 6 direct reports inclusive of Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger, Management Accountant, Credit Controller, 2x Finance Assistants.

Role Responsibilities

* Ensure that all Regional & Group Reporting requirements and accounting deadlines are achieved
* In conjunction with the HOF, work with the business to set annual budgets that meet Regional & Group requirements
* Ensure monthly/quarterly Regional & Group matching processes are performed to meet deadlines
* Ensure appropriate and accurate records of Company assets are maintained
* To ensure appropriate controls and safeguards over company assets. Ensure rigorous financial planning and control. Provide risk management and working capital management for the business.
* Liaise with external advisers such as the auditors and bank
* Develop and maintain documentation of finance processes
* Manage day to day cash flow in GBP and other currencies, as appropriate
* Contribute as part of relevant teams within the business, sharing accurate information that will assist managers to improve company profitability
* Take responsibility for the standard costing system
* Take responsibility for the accuracy of data within the ERP system (SAP)
* Contribute to the production of annual statutory accounts
* Ensure compliance with statutory regulations such as VAT, PAYE, Intrastat
* Carry out Personal Development and ‘one to one’ review meetings in line with Company procedures
* Ensure the Finance team is appropriately staffed to meet the needs of the business
* Ensure that all internal and external financial reporting requirements are achieved
* Ensure that all Region, Group Reporting requirements and accounting deadlines are achieved

Postholder Requirements

* Qualified Accountant – ACA, ACCA, CIMA with post qualification experience in Finance Manager role
* Background working within a large company – Manufacturing & Engineering very beneficial
* Understanding and experience using SAP
* Team Leadership experience with ability to manage own workload and support others when required.

This role will require someone to be in office 4-5 Days per week whilst the postholder gets up to speed with the position, team and company. Hybrid can be considered thereafter.

If you are interested in this role and wish to apply, please send a copy of your most up-to-date CV to Anna Curtis at indicating your notice period/availability to start, current location and salary expectation. Tel: 02392 315073

strgroup is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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