Interim Finance Manager

Tilmanstone, Deal
£50,000 - £60,000 + suite of benefits
15 Apr 2021
13 May 2021
Job Title
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim Finance Manager | Tilmanstone, Kent | Up to £60,000 + suite of benefits

The Opportunity

Fast-paced, innovative and professional manufacturer have an immediate requirement for a qualified Finance Manager to join on an initial contract of 6 months.

You’ll enjoy a really broad business-facing role – managing the management accounts teams locally (3) and playing a key role in providing credible business partnering to commercial and operations functions (site based).

You will report directly to the Head of Finance locally and enjoy a superb balance or autonomy coupled with support wherever required.   The initial position is on a fixed term basis to cover an internal secondment / promotion therefore there is longer term scope for the role to extend / potentially become permanent.

You will be a confident senior finance professional (qualified) able to work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced production environment.   There is lots of interaction with non finance colleagues and you must be comfortable working with a diverse audience of internal stakeholders.

The remit will include:

  • Preparation / finalisation / review of monthly management accounts
  • Detailed P&L analysis and reporting (daily and weekly P&L discussion)
  • Variance analysis and commentary
  • Budgeting
  • Forecasting
  • Monthly reporting & control
  • Managing a team of 3 – providing coaching / support and mentoring where required.

This is a ‘warm seat’ you will enjoy a helpful and detailed handover and inherit systems and models that are already in good shape.  You will also be given the freedom to make change / improvement where you see opportunity to streamline.

This is a manufacturing group with a superb track record that have experienced ongoing growth.  You will enjoy project exposure alongside the business as usual.

You’ll also enjoy being part of a collaborative and talented team and for an approachable and encouraging head of finance.

You will need:

  • Previous experience of management accounting and reporting / financial management (ideally within a reasonably complex business of >£30m turnover)
  • Ability to demonstrate confidence in a fast paced environment where reporting is daily / weekly.
  • Confident in your Excel / analytical skills.
  • Able to lead a small team and work with a high degree of independence.
  • Ability to commit to a contract of 6 months minimum.

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