Head of Finance

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Lynsey Chambers

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Exciting Head of Finance role for leading manufacturer and distributor in Leeds.

Your new company
Part of a US group, this UK based subsidiary is a leading manufacturer and distributor. Due to an internal promotion, they are looking to appoint a new permanent Senior Finance Manager to be based in Leeds.

Your new role
Reporting into a remotely based Finance Director, you will lead a small finance team to maintain effective financial controls of a £14 million turnover business in Leeds. Ensuring exceptional reporting to the senior management team and senior finance colleagues, you will also prepare group consolidated reporting under US GAAP. As well as the required monthly and annual statutory responsibilities, working closely with the senior team you will own and drive the annual operating budgets and three year strategic plan. The role will also involve improving the quality of budgeting and forecasting and budget holder accountability around productivity and return.

What you'll need to succeed
A qualified accountant you will have had some leadership experience and previous success in improving controls, processes and reporting, preferably in a manufacturing, distribution or engineering environment. Commercially focused, you will be forward thinking in approach and focused on operational excellence and profitable customer relationships.

What you'll get in return
A autonomous role, you will have a high level of decision making capability and opportunities for career development across the group. Offering a competitive base salary, the role also offers additional bonus potential and benefits.

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