Site Finance Manager

Job Title: Site Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cumbria
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: 13987914/001_1556634929
Contact Name: Olivia Greer
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2019 15:35

Job Description

The main remit to this Finance Manager role will be to improve processes on site, business partner with none-finance senior stakeholders, and report insightful analysis back to group.

This role is perfect for a qualified accountant who is ambitious, wants to play a pivotal part in a thriving business, and make tangible improvements to the company.

Client Details

Michael Page are partnering with an impressive business based in West Cumbria, who are a leading player in a niche manufacturing field.

This business is part of a larger group, so you are able to experience to fast pace and autonomy that comes as part of a smaller organisation, alongside the support of being part of a bigger business.

With a vibrant, busy environment on site and fantastic support from group, this is the perfect role for a personable, commercial qualified accountant to thrive in.


The key responsibilities for this Finance Manager role are as follows:

  • To lead month end close and reporting for the site

  • Cost variance analysis

  • Preparing management accounts and Balance Sheet Reconciliations

  • Supporting the annual audit and year-end reporting

  • To act as a true business partner, building great relationships with the none finance stakeholders on site

  • To add value comically, providing advice on how to improve processes and push the business forwards

  • To report back to group and update on how the site is performing

  • Provide ad hoc support to the European Finance Director

  • Be a key member of the site leadership team providing input and guidance to support decision making activities


The successful candidate for this Site Finance Manager role will be:

  • A fully qualified accountant

  • A brilliant communicator

  • Great at building meaningful relationships with finance stakeholders in group, and none finance stakeholders on site

  • An innovative thinker, able to think commercially and add value to a fast paced manufacturing business

  • A business minded person, ambitious and looking to improve processes and progress their career

  • A solid Finance Manager, able to report in an accurate and timely fashion

Job Offer

This Finance Manager role based in Cumbria can offer a salary of £45,000 - £50,000 based on experience.