Interim Finance Manager

Birmingham, West Midlands
£250 PER DAY
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

This global logistics business in the West Midlands is looking to appoint an Interim Finance Manager to take ownership for multi-site finance operations for some of its most important contracts on a 6 month contract. This role will see you provide valuable commercial support to high-value contract customers, robust financial controls to many sites and the provision of management accounts (incl. detailed variance analysis, KPI reports and commentary) for senior operational staff - information used to directly inform important commercial business decisions for the contracts in the region. You will also be involved in operational planning.

Ideally, you will:

  • Be a qualified accountant (ACCA or CIMA) with demonstrable experience in a similar commercial finance role - ideally within a large logistics / distribution business
  • Have extensive experience of providing financial support of a commercial nature to large contract clients in a services business
  • Be able to demonstrate instances in which you have been able to add direct value to your business area through cost-saving initiatives and general business / reporting improvements

In return, you will:

  • Work in a senior capacity for global business, supporting some of the most lucrative and significant contracts that the business has in the UK
  • Complete autonomy in your role, organising your own workload and generating / leading your own projects
  • Be encouraged to exercise your commercial business acumen in terms of increasing margins and improving contract business

This operationally-focussed role is a great position for a talented, commercial qualified accountant to test their business and value-adding skills in an environment.