Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
REF: 896462
Contact Name: Aaron Buffery
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

A global business has highlighted the need to recruit a Finance Manager for their site in Peterborough to support the business through the next phase of growth.

The Finance Manager will play a pivotal role within the finance function to ensure the continued performance improvements and periodic management reporting. Timely and accurate reporting will be delivered to key stakeholders and acting as a business partner within the organisation.

This role is commutable from Corby, Kettering, Peterborough, Northampton, Oakham, Wellingborough and Leicester.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for preparation of budgets, accounts and quarterly forecasts for consolidation planning
  • Take an active part in managing and developing the business, being an active member of the management team
  • International cost centre management
  • Year-end audit preparation
  • Management of all periodic reporting packs - take the lead on management accounting reporting process
  • Ensuring the controls within Finance are being followed

Skills and experience required:

  • Educated to a Degree level and CIMA / ACCA qualified plus experience post-qualification
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Experience of operating in a global business with complex accounting processes
  • Demonstrable ability to lead, challenge and influence both finance and non-finance stakeholders
  • Strategic height as well as an ability and readiness to dig down into numbers when needed
  • Hands-on and operational
  • The ability to highlight commercial opportunities and risk
  • A collaborative approach

Salary and benefits:

£40,000 - £45,000 DOE + full blue chip package