Finance Manager - Manufacturing

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    Up to £45000.00 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Sophie Evans

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

New Finance Manager role, Manufacturing SME, Coventry, up to £45,000 plus bonus, benefits.

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are working exclusively with this rapidly growing SME Manufacturing business in Coventry, to recruit a Finance Manager for a no 1 in finance role.

Your new role
Reporting to the Managing Director and the CEO, the main duties of the role will be;

  • Working closely on collaboration with the MD to oversee the implementation of effective financial and accounting policies and procedures.
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets/forecast reporting and to run the financial accounting system to monitor and control expenditure.
  • Overall management and supervision of the finance function.
  • MRP System reporting.
  • Provide regular weekly/monthly financial reports to the Managing Director.
  • Prepare detailed management accounts for the use of the M.D. and other senior management staff, providing them with the financial information necessary to enable them to manage operations effectively.
  • Maintain a set of complete and accurate financial records.
  • Ensure that proper and effective checks and balances of company finances are carried out.
  • Working with external auditors to ensure the preparation, approval and filing of the annual statutory accounts in accordance with legal requirements.
  • Direct involvement in the planning and supervision of internal divisional stock takes.
  • Control of all foreign exchange transactions.
  • Control of all insurance, licensing and renewals.
  • Take full financial control of all Company investments or acquisitions.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Previous experience working as a Finance Manager or Controller within an engineering or manufacturing environment is essential for this role.
  • Ideally educated to degree level.
  • Hold an Accountancy qualification with ACCA or CIMA, or have relevant experience.
  • Clear and confident communications skills
  • Have the ability to drive and grow with the business needs, and offer advice on strategy and operations.

What you'll get in return
In addition to a salary of £45,000, you will receive an annual bonus based on targeted KPI's, 37hrs flexible working per week (standard working hours 8.00am til 4.30pm Monday - Thursday and 8.00am till 1.00pm on Fri), free parking, fast track development within the business to Director level, 25 days holiday and Pension.

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