Finance Manager

  • Location

    Redditch, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £50000.00 per annum + + benefits

  • Contact:

    Dan Ball

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Daniel Ball

Gleeson Recruitment Group are currently partnering with a growing business based near Redditch, Birmingham in search for a Finance Manager. Established for some time, they continue to grow and are now planning further expansion.

To strengthen the business, they are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Finance Manager. This is a number two in the UK finance team reporting directly to the FD and supporting the board of directors you will take full responsibility for leading and developing the finance function/team.

Key Responsibilities

As Finance Manager your duties will include:

  • Assisting the FD with the day to day running of the business
  • Contribute to the company strategy and guidance to the board
  • Manage a finance team of 2, setting KPI's, departmental objectives and targets
  • Develop the financial understanding of the products and contracts within the business
  • Oversee management of company cash flow
  • Budgets, forecasting and management information in close collaboration with the FD
  • Managing the sage finance system

Key Requirements

This role requires a qualified accountant, ideally with experience in an SME or a small-division of a larger organisation:

  • Qualified accountant - ACA/ACCA/CIMA.
  • Strong ability to business partner & influence stakeholders
  • Experience within new projects
  • Strong commercial acumen with the ability to interpret financials into meaningful business recommendations.
  • Ideally studied accountancy at university level.

You will be a team player who is open-minded, energised and is able to see the bigger picture. A confident, approachable person who is enthusiastic with the ability to drill down into information and make sense of it. Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind.

What's On Offer?

  • Salary of £50,000 + benefits
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Opportunity to work with a market-leading brand
  • A positive and down-to-earth culture
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Eligibility for a generous bonus scheme

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