Senior Finance Manager

Reference: JS-FHR-32443

£Negotiable pa, Full Benefits & Bonus

Position: Senior Finance Manager

Location: West Sussex

Term: Permanent

Remuneration: £Negotiable, Full Benefits & Bonus

Our Client; a truly global leader in the manufacture of Specialist Vehicles and Survivability systems are experiencing enormous growth. It is for this reason that we have been tasked with urgently finding an experienced, dynamic and enthusiastic Senior Finance Manager, to join the team as soon as possible on a permanent basis, to support their operations in West Sussex and occasionally Surrey.

The company has gone through a step change and is an established leader in its division, which is holding its own against the larger multinationals. We are looking for someone who has had big company experience, knows what good looks like, can work without supervision and manage a team of 3 plus. Hence the ideal candidate will be someone who has work worked in the big corporates and is looking to transition to an SME where he/she will carry more influence at the top table, be more nimble, has the gravitas to implement change, with the added benefit of being able to manage their own time and work load.

The remuneration is to an extent, negotiable, and will based on relevant experience. In all cases, a competitive benefits package is on offer, inclusive of bonus.

Key Responsibilities:

-To prepare weekly and monthly Project reports.
-Assist with Preparation of monthly management accounts to GP level.
-Work with Project Management to deliver live current costs to date information.
-To assist in the preparation of budgets and forecasts on projects.
-Assist with the preparation of monthly management pack and all associated schedules.
-Assist in preparation of year-end audit schedules and liaise with auditors in relevant areas such as inventory.
-Cash flow reporting on a weekly/monthly basis.
-Ad-hoc tasks as required.
-To understand and comply with Company policies and procedures including, but not limited to, ISO9001, ISO14001 and ISO27001.

Qualifications & Experience:

-Qualified ACCA/CIMA.
-You will be an experienced Senior Finance Manager / Project Accountant.
-Proven experience in the preparation of Board Reporting and Management Information Packs for a Manufacturing or Construction company.
-Experience of managing junior team members.
-Knowledge of SAP business one is needed.
-You will be proficient in Microsoft Excel.
-Experience of working within a Project Management, manufacturing or similar industry.
-Excellent attention to detail.
-Good time-management skills (esp. organisation, prioritisation.)
-Ability to set and work to tight deadlines, meet project deadlines while maintaining high quality standards

This position offers a fantastic and rare opportunity to work for a leading well-established global Specialist Vehicle Manufacturer; so, if interested and you have the relevant experience, we need to hear from you now?

N.B. Due to the nature of the work IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT ALL APPLICANTS DO HOLD A FULL AND VALID BRITISH PASSPORT. Please do not apply if you fail to meet these criteria as we will not be able to complete the required security clearance for you.

To APPLY, please contact Jason Seed DipRP, DipRSA, FIRP, Director of Forbes HR Ltd on:

Telephone: 01295 768360

Mobile: 07738 766526


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