Finance Manager - Gainsborough

Andrea Groom-Shorter
Date Posted
12 Jan 2022
Work Type
Full Time
Packaging Co
£50000-£60000 negotiable

This leading European Packaging co is looking for an experienced FC to head up their accounts team at their Gainsborough site. The purpose of the role is to work as a business partner to drive improvements in business performance through financial analysis and budgeting, providing advice and recommendations as appropriate.

  • Annual budget preparation and process
  • Rolling monthly forecast preparation
  • Preparation and presentation of a monthly management reporting pack
  • Customer and product profitability reporting
  • Optimisation of existing ERP solution / software packages
  • Inventory management and valuation
  • Ownership of costing parameters, impairments, provisions etc.
  • Ad hoc analysis of business / financial data
  • Work with a Finance Team of 5 (plus IT & Commercial)
  • Direct, develop, drive and empower the accounts team.
  • Manage training and development plans to feed effective succession planning, evaluating performance through the appraisal process.
  •  Ensure all company policies and procedures are adhered to (attendance, holidays etc.)
  • Build strong working relationships with, and form an integral part of, the management team.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with all internal and external contact
  • Timely and accurate distribution of all daily, weekly and monthly reports.

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent, with a professional accountancy qualification.
  • Minimum 5 years in manufacturing or FMCG environment, preferably with management experience.
  • Previous experience of managing an accounts team
  • Solid financial accounting/controlling experience.
  • Computer literate with advanced Excel skills
  • Able to communicate effectively on all levels to financial and non-financial audiences.
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritise own work and work of others to meet deadlines and achieve targets in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
  • Commercially aware with strong influencing skills

   This Vacancy
Ref: 2392
Role: Finance Manager
Location: Gainsborough