Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 08/08/2018
Reference: 13943649/001_1533743207
Contact Name: Olivia Greer
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2018 16:46

Job Description

This Finance Manager position will be managing a team of 3, and reporting straight into the General Manager of the site.

If you are looking to join a vibrant team in an entrepreneurial business, this is a fantastic opportunity to progress.

Client Details

Our client is widely respected as a leading manufacturing business, home to some of the UK's most loved brand names.

With a long, successful history and ambitious growth plans for the future, this organisation is able to offer fantastic career prospects and industry leading packages to its employees.

You will be joining a passionate, driven team who strive for quality and excellence in everything they do.


The key responsibilities for this Finance Manager role based in Carlisle will be:

  • To lead and develop a team of 3
  • Employing continuous improvement techniques to strive for a more streamlined, efficient way of working
  • Business partnering with junior and senior stakeholders from across the business - especially within the operations team
  • Taking a leading role in financial decision making - including large capital investment projects
  • Monitoring and advising on major site initiative measures
  • Deliver a robust balance sheet for the site


The successful candidate for this Finance Manager role based in Carlisle will ideally a qualified accountant with proven experience of driving change and profitability, whilst working in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

We are eager to speak to experienced accountants who are confident, natural communicators and who are able to demonstrate an ability to influence non-finance stakeholders.

Michael Page are partnering with a successful business who want to attract ambitious, open minded candidates seeking to push the organisation forwards and engage in lively debates with colleagues to encourage a continuous improvement culture.

This is a great role for a qualified accountant who is able to show they can lead a team, whilst working at pace in a changeable, FMCG business.

Job Offer

The successful candidate for this Carlisle based Finance Manager role will receive a salary of £45,000 - £50,000 (dependent on experience) as well as a fantastic benefits package.