Finance Director

Posted 09 March 2023
Salary £100000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits: Car + Bonus
LocationWest Yorkshire
Contact NameRichard Chamberlain

Job description

Axon Moore are partnering with a progressive and profitable manufacturing business based in Leeds to appoint their Finance Director.

This privately owned business has a turnover of £60m and this person will be a key member of the board and responsible for managing the financial aspects of the business’ 3-5 year strategy.

Key responsibilities of the role will include:
  • Overall leadership and development of the finance function
  • Assessing viability of investment in new product lines and routes to market from a financial perspective
  • Due Diligence and assessment of potential acquisition targets
  • Ensuring discipline and sound financial management of reporting, controls, forecasting and cashflows
  • Along with the Financial Controller ensure all monthly and annual reporting requirements are adhered to, including statutory year end and audits
  • Managing relationships with third party advisers such as banks, insurers, lawyers etc
  • Ensuring international trading activities take place effectively and efficiently, managing risks, process flows and foreign currency implications

The ideal candidate for this role should possess the following skills and experience:
  • Qualified Finance Leader with significant experience in a senior leadership role
  • Manufacturing experience would be a strong preference for this role
  • Experience in a business which trades internationally
  • Acquisitions experience would be preferred
  • Driven personality and someone who can bring people with them, impart the vision of the business on their team and a possess willingness to succeed

If you feel you have the required skills and experience for this role, please get in touch ASAP.