Finance Director

Birmingham, West Midlands
£55-£65K + Car + Bonus
18 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Simon Lowe
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Director

£55-£65K + Car + Bonus

North Birmingham based SME

Seymour John are working exclusively with this successful, owner-managed SME business.  We are seeking a talented and ambitious qualified accountant to act as Finance Director, working in partnership with the Managing Director.  The business is profitable and has developed a market leading share within the UK by offering bespoke solutions and exceptional customer service.

The Role:

Working closely with the Managing Director you will help to steer the financial performance of the business, identifying and driving opportunities to improve.  Your remit will be to develop a best in class finance team that supports all aspects of the business from production to distribution and sales, with incisive management information enabling business critical decision making.

What we are looking for:

We need a qualified accountant with a strong financial control background who has a keen commercial acumen and an eye for business improvement opportunities.  You must demonstrate a record of profit improvement and working collaboratively with others at all levels.  Excellent communication skills and an ability to influence will be essential to engage stakeholders, both internal and external. 

  • ACA, ACMA or ACCA with 5 years + PQE
  • Excellent financial control experience
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Experience of ERP implementation and trouble-shooting