Benefits: Car, Laptop, Phone, 25 days holiday plus stats
Our client, a successful manufacturing business are looking to recruit a commercially astute Head of Finance. Reporting to the MD you will provide strategic and financial guidance to ensure that the company's financial commitments are met. You will establish and maintain strong financial controls to continuously improve reporting, rectify accounting issues and continuously improve cost efficiencies.
THE ROLE: Product monthly consolidated financials and KPIs reporting and communicate in a timely manner to Senior Team. Cashflow management and optimisation Produce all annual statutory financial and tax audits for business and liaise with audit teams to complete all reporting requirements for completion of statutory filings within the required deadlines. Generate annual budgets, including KPIs and implement rolling detailed forecast models throughout the year to increase performance visibility to Senior Management Team and operational teams. Liaise with external parties for VAT, Tax and Banking requirements including insurance and due diligence and credit checks. Pension administration Patents management. UK/EU - VAT issues, including recent Brexit changes and HRMC PAYE/NIC compliance issues. Including a working knowledge on import/export processes and legislative framework. Develop and maintain all necessary systems, policies and procedures to ensure effective and efficient financial management and compliance within the company. Ensure adherence to financial laws and guidelines. Prepare timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a monthly and annual basis including year-end accounts. Develop and control the company's annual budget to ensure that all financial targets are met and financial and statutory regulations complied with. Oversee all audit and internal control operations. Set targets for and supervise all finance team members. Working with the company's managers and staff to operational levels providing financial advice and guidance to enable them to achieve their objectives through timely production of management accounts. Management of external payroll provider Review and submit monthly management accounts and liaison with parent company finance team on ad hoc matters Produce and submit SAP reports
THE CANDIDATE: You will be a qualified Accountant with solid experience ideally gained with a manufacturing environment. You will be operationally minded with the ability to challenge the status quo. You will have excellent interpersonal skills with experience of working across multi-functional teams with the desire to achieve company and group goals.
THE CONSULTANCY: Edwards & Pearce acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Edwards & Pearce is an Equal Opportunities Employer.