Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gillingham, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -032021-2550380_1617869988
Contact Name: Zuzanna Radkiewicz
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 08, 2021 09:20

Job Description

The objective of the Finance Manager will be to ensure the effective delivery of financial strategy is aligned with the business objectives, in line with statuary guidelines and best practice standards; to support the leadership team in overall decision making.

Client Details

Our client are a well established and national brand looking to bring in a Finance Manager on a permanent basis, working closely with the Divisional Financial Controller and Group Finance, and managing a small team on site.


  • Lead the Finance team (1 direct report and support Group Finance) with clearly defined and standardised roles and objectives
  • Ensure team members are coached and developed to maximise their potential
  • Streamline the processes for information delivery
  • Supporting business change in the use of processes and systems
  • Promote and embrace a culture of continuous improvement
  • Review any new product development initiatives, launches and implementations
  • Taking a lead role in target setting and performance management to deliver business objectives
  • Challenging investment decisions to maximise ROI
  • Influence and support the development of the strategic business plans
  • Provision of quality information and analysis of key financial data
  • Ensure compliance with statutory requirements and procedures
  • Establish and follow agreed standardised metrics and reports
  • Ensure strong internal controls are in place and maintained to mitigate business risk


· Qualified Accountant (ACCA / CIMA) ideally with experience within the FMCG or related manufacturing business

· Ability to impact on and influence the business

· Concern for quality, results and timeliness in a fast moving industry with tight deadlines

· Good interpersonal / coordination skills and knowledge of Group working

Job Offer

Competitive Salary