Reed Finance are working with a large business in Doncaster who have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Manager to join their team. The role will be covering multiple sites within the local area.
Reporting to the Commercial Manager with functional reporting to the General Manager, this role will be responsible for the day to day running of the finance departments at two sites.
Manage all site financial activities in a manner that adds value to the client and the business to achieve key operational performance objectives.
To ensure financial control requirements are met providing a reliable service to the operation whilst meeting budgetary requirements.
To ensure a high quality and efficient service is provided both internally and externally to achieve site targets.
Develop and maintain a motivated team by providing direction, two-way feedback / communication and effectively monitoring performance to ensure high levels of service are achieved.
To communicate key performance targets in all areas conveying facts and ideas clearly, accurately, effectively and persuasively both orally and in writing.
Communicate contractual requirements and the benefits of change, demonstrating a clear understanding of the commercial and operating environment of the business and client.
Build a rapport, develop trust with the customer and colleagues.
To ensure all financial procedures are dealt with timely and efficiently in line with procedures.
Ensure confidentiality protecting the client and the business
Ensure audits are conducted in line with policies and procedure and financial regulations.
Ensures relevant financial policies are applied, financial records are accurate, budgets and forecasts accurately completed
Understands and embraces the culture of the site and actively participates in developing an open / honest environment.
Support the contract management team providing regular information relating to performance, budgets and ensuring site recruitment plans are in line with budgetary requirements.
Ensures budgets and forecasts have been accurately compiled with regard to underlying operating assumptions.
Support the generation and robust validation of continuous improvement activities on the contract.
Recognised accounting qualification or working towards ACCA/ACMA/ACA
Sound budgeting and ledger knowledge
Strong numeric / literacy skills to A level or equivalent level
Proven leadership and management skills
Experience of warehouse and distribution would be useful but not critical
Understanding the dynamics of open/closed book contracts
Understanding of relationship of KPI’s to financial management / performance of contract
In return you can count on excellent benefits including generous holidays, pension scheme, healthcare, life assurance, on site gyms.