Head of Finance
Salary £375 - £425 per day
Consultant Kristian Lee
Date posted 27 June 201811 Slingsby Place, St Martin's Courtyard London, WC2E 9AB Robert Walters United Kingdom
A Head of Finance role has become available with an FMCG Manufacturing business based in Cheshire on an interim basis.
A Head of Finance role has become available with an FMCG Manufacturing business based in Cheshire on an interim basis. This role is an interim position for 6 months and the Head of Finance will be an integral part of this company’s senior management team reporting directly to the Finance Director. This role is paying between £375 - £425 per day
The Head of Finance will oversee day to day management of the finance team taking responsibility for reliable management information to include monthly management accounts, weekly/monthly forecasting/budgeting, assistance in year-end accounts preparation, liaising with external auditors, control of all financial processes within the department (payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, quarterly VAT returns, cash and bank), supervise, manage and train the core finance team.
The Essential Skills:
- Previous experience of successfully operation within the FMCG Food Manifesting or Retail sector in a similar position
- Must possess a proven track record of leading & motivating a finance team within a high volume self-accounting environment
- Must possess strong leadership and stakeholder management skills
- Be highly motivated with a strong strategic understanding of business dynamics
- Must be an excellent problem solver & possess the ability to 'think on their feet' & to remain calm & effective in all situations
- Possess good organisational qualities, must be able to prioritise
- Be resilient and have a reputation for getting things done & able to adapt
- Excellent communications skills, both oral & written
- Possess good analysing skills of financial data & market trends
- Ability to handle high levels of pressure & critical decision-making
- Qualified accountant ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA with at least five years post qualification
This is an excellent opportunity for a highly capable and process driven Head of Finance role to join a fast-paced FMCG Manufacturing business based in Cheshire on an interim basis. This business is experiencing a period of exciting change and restructure with their finance department.
Apply below or to find out more about this opportunity contact Kristian Lee on Kristian.Lee@robertwalters.com or call +44161240 7480