Group Finance Director

Job Title: Group Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + car, bonus, pension, H/C
Reference: 3722977_1574334116
Contact Name: Lucinda O'Neill
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 21, 2019 11:02

Job Description

Group Finance Director for Growing Manufacturing / Engineering organisation in Lancashire

Your new company
This manufacturing organisation offers engineering services as well as manufacturing for a range of industries. They have grown considerably over the last 10 years, with further growth plans to reach 100 million T/O in the next 5 - 10 years, with current orders to support this growth and potential mergers and acquisitions in the pipeline. This job is exclusive to Lucinda at Hays, so please contact me on 01282 402162 to discuss the organisation and position further.

Your new role
This Group Finance Director job will effectively implement the group financing function, reporting to shareholders with a dotted line to the Managing Director. The organisation has a number of companies within their group, and this job will be to oversee the finances from a group perspective, producing group accounts, balance sheet, P&L, cash flow and making recommendations for the best use of group income. Aside from this you will also take a lead in all financial related matters for any mergers and acquisitions for the group, making recommendations to shareholders, making strategic decisions, scenario planning and leading the relationships with all stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed
It is essential you are a qualified accountant either ACA, CIMA, or ACCA, and have experience within a group function, ideally at Director level, with direct input and experience in business acquisitions within a manufacturing environment. Working with inter company tradings from a group perspective is also essential, along with currently working in an SME and have been through a period of growth as your experience and knowledge will be relied on to take this business to the next level of growth.

As a person you will be a trusted individual, who is personable with an ability to build relationships quickly, yet direct and able to deal with shareholders but also family members, many who hold senior positions within the organisation.

What you'll get in return
Aside from an extremely competitive salary of up to £100,000, car allowance, annual bonus and pension etc. this position comes with huge potential for the future. The business is planning on doubling in size, with current orders to support this growth and this is a new position for the organisation so you can really make your mark on the role. They have an extremely strong brand name, with strong brands for their customer base, with a good market position, so for the right candidate this job will come with great job satisfaction where you can add huge value and see results quickly.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lucinda O'Neill at Hays in Burnley now on 01282 402162. This job is entirely exclusive to Hays, so you will not hear about this job anywhere else.

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