Finance Director

Wales, North Wales
£75000 - £85000 per annum + car,benefits
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Dan Simmonite
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading manufacturer with a global presence is looking to recruit a Finance Director to lead activity across its EMEA regions. Based in North Wales with a view across Europe, Middle East and Africa the company is going through a distinct period of change including the design and implementation of new controls, systems and processes.

The key responsibilities of the Finance Director - EMEA role will include:

  • Lead, manage and motivate a team spread across diverse geographies
  • Support Global finance team in delivery of the divisional finance agenda
  • Ensure EMEA finance is fit for purpose - driving improvements in the actuals reporting processes
  • Ensure all finance processes are fit for purpose including intercompany flows (resales journals, recharges, VAT)
  • Work with IT to ensure that company financial systems are robust, compliant and support current activities and future growth
  • Managing the monthly reporting process
  • Ensure finance controls are in place and fit for purpose
  • Managing the statutory reporting process (including tax)
  • Lead a process to ensure EMEA finance is appropriately prepared for a SAP roll out
  • Stock, cash and inventory management
  • Work with Group Treasury to ensure foreign exchange exposure is appropriately hedged
  • Manufacturing finance and overall cost control

You will have:

  • Previous Finance Director experience with full P&L accountability
  • Track record of driving improvement to finance process
  • Experience of working with disparate systems and geographies
  • Experience of IT systems implementation

This is an exceptional opportunity for someone to operate at a Finance Director level within a world-renowned organisation with a real focus on change and projects.