CFO Manufacturing

England, North West England
£150000 - £175000 per annum + Equity
15 Sep 2020
13 Oct 2020
Lauren Fletcher
Job Title
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is an investor led manufacturing business and they are currently seeking a highly calibre and experienced Chief Financial Officer to drive rapid improvement within the company while working alongside the CEO to implement these changes.

The ideal CFO candidate must:

  • Be prepared to investigate, analyse, and interpret all of the company’s vital information in order to inform long term strategic decision making and planning.
  • Have prior experience sorting out systems and processes to professionalise the finance function and team is a must.
  • Understanding of the major responsibilities  that come with overseeing all financial aspects of the business
  • Have the ability to have strategic focus on delivering shareholder value
  • Ensure that cash and covenant management processes are in place
  • Implement robust working capital controls and detailed cash flows
  • Have the ability to work in a very fast paced environment, has strong leadership and strategic skills to ensure a hands on successful approach.

Further Essential Requirements;

  • Previous experience working in manufacturing/retail/wholesale/distribution businesses including supply chain and logistics preferable but not essential.
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/ACMA).(Preferably chartered)
  • Been in Autonomous FD/CFO role previously or a divisional FD/Group FC in a larger organisation and looking to make a step up in their career (on the upward trajectory)
  • Experience in a complex financial environment, ideally an International Business
  • Hands-on and can-do mentality and able to work in a fast paced environment.

Marks Sattin Executive Search is part of a leading specialist financial recruitment business with offices in six countries around the world. We form an integral part of the GI Group, which is a rapidly expanding, global search and selection business. Our team exclusively recruits CFO’s and FD’s into businesses across a wide range of sectors, mostly focused on change (including exit and growth). We continue to expand our network; providing finance professionals for PE backed, privately owned and listed businesses.