Finance Director - Amersham

Nils Lloyd-Penny
Date Posted
02 Mar 2023
Work Type
Full Time
When available
£80,000 to £100,000 depending on experience

Our client is a Wholesale FMCG company based in Bucks that are looking for a new Finance Director / CFO to lead their Accounts function.

Primary responsibilities

  • Manage the existing accounts team (Management Accountant, PL Clerk and Credit Control) and ensure the smooth day to day running of the accounts function
  • Maintain and develop a system of accurate and timely financial reporting
  • Overseeing the preparation of monthly management accounts.
  • Preparation and development of weekly and monthly MI and financial reporting pack.
  • Preparation of annual financial budgets and monthly flexed budgets.
  • Cash flow forecasting and management.
  • Consider the accounting treatment and tax consequences of future commercial transactions
  • Management of working capital
  • Preparation of interim and annual financial reports.
  • Manage key commercial contracts within the finance function remit
  • Manage corporate relationships with banks, auditors and other parties

  • Experienced Qualified accountant
  • Would be useful to have worked in the FMCG sector
  • Minimum of 5 years at or near level
  • Technically up to date in both IFRS/GAAP and Corporate tax
  • A strong technical accountant with a commercial flair.
  • Capacity to influence and implement change
  • An excellent team player with strong interpersonal skills.
  • The credibility and gravitas to influence at senior levels.
  • Highly refined analytical skills to quickly review and analyse business processes
  • Thorough understanding of business strategy, organisational design and other business functions.
  • Good IT skills including advanced Excel and experience of ERP systems
  • Excellent management and leadership skills.

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Ref: 2559
Role: Finance Director
Location: Amersham