Finance Director

£90000 - £105000 per annum + Car, Bonus plus Benefits
03 Feb 2021
03 Mar 2021
Vijay Patel
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Director

£90,000 - £105,000, Car, Bonus Plus Benefits


Hamilton Woods Executive Search (HWES) are assisting a multi-faceted Manufacturer with the appointment of a Finance Drector. Wwith further plans to expand you wil be based on site supporting the General Manager and MD, ultimately becoming the Number 1 in Finance and offering support with Commercial, Operational and Supply Chain teams across the business.


  • Operate as a strategic business partner to the General Manager and local management team.
  • Support a business orientated, service approach to finance and the proactive provision of financial information.


  • Responsible for providing strategic financial advice to the MD and Management Team
  • Provide financial and commercial input to the strategic plan, including annual budgets, periodic forecasts, pricing and funding requirements.
  • Responsible for finance and controls within the Manufacturing and Sale Office facilities across multiple sites in the UK.
  • Active role in the decision making of the Manufacturing operation and being an integral member of the management team.
  • Manage the finance function to act as a partner to the business, supporting and participating in decision making and driving business strategies.
  • Overall responsibility for the production of the annual budget together with regular 5YP reviews and monthly forecasts.
  • Production of a business plan in conjunction with the MD and other senior managers and on-going monitoring against this plan.
  • Ownership of the cost control of the business to include budgetary management, active participation in the monthly review processes.
  • To ensure integrity and accuracy of the financial and associated data.
  • Take responsibility for the continuous improvement of the financial systems/ processes across the business.
  • Ensures adherence to Group timetables and deadlines with Interaction with Divisional and Group accountants as required.
  • Responsible for ensuring adherence to Group Policy and Procedures.
  • Ensure the Manufacturing complies with all relevant legislation and statutory requirements.
  • Attend site visits as required for the efficient operation of Manufacturing.

Successful Candidate:

  • Professionally qualified (ACA / CIMA) accountant with considerable post qualification experience within a group driven Manufacturing business
  • Strong IT and systems knowledge with a skill set to effectively implement financial software projects.
  • Strong communication, collaboration, and stakeholder management skills.
  • Experience in management of the budgetary process and cost control.
  • A self-motivated individual with the tenacity to achieve targets and the ability to challenge at all levels, including where necessary to challenge Divisional management decisions which may compromise Group objectives


  • Basic Salary - £90,000 to £105,000
  • Car / Car Allowance
  • Bonus Potential between 10% - 25%.
  • 25 Days holiday plus Stats