Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + package
Reference: JN -122020-1731177_1608034445
Contact Name: Sally Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 15, 2020 12:14

Job Description

A newly created Finance Manager role in a fast paced, PE backed FMCG company based in Eastbourne. A great opportunity for someone 2-3 years post qualified who is looking for a management position where they can support the creation of a best in class finance function.

Client Details

Our client, a fast paced, PE backed FMCG company based in Eastbourne is looking for a Finance Manager to take ownership of the preparation of trial balances, financial statements and group reporting deliverables for a number of its key brands.


Working for the Financial Controller and leading a small team the Finance Manager will be the key contact and liaison for all requests for information, supplementary analysis and other reporting for a number of company FMCG brands.

You will use your strong communication and stakeholder management skills to liaise with other finance teams and key internal and external stakeholders to ensure timely and accurate and transparent financial reporting.

You will use your strong technical skills and likely background in audit to prepare the brands related statutory accounts.

As a key member of the leadership team you will be the primary contact with auditors on your brand results and take ownership of timely and effective delivery of information and responses to queries for the auditors.

You will lead your team to produce timely and accurate preparation and delivery of financial analysis, forecasts, budgets, cashflows and other key management information as required.

As this is a newly created function you will be expected to bring ideas on process improvement and change management to the organisation to help them grow and develop.


Qualified Accountant (ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA) with 1+ years post qualified experience

You will likely have trained in audit and have held a Management Accountant or Financial Accountant position in industry.

You will be ambitious and looking for an organisation with real career progression opportunities and be open to an opportunity to grow and develop.

Job Offer

Up to £60,000 + car + bonus + package.

Based within an hour of Eastbourne or open to relocation