Finance Manager

Posted 25 April 2022
Salary£55000 - £65000 per annum
LocationLeeds
DisciplineQualified Finance
ReferenceLW/35949/FM
Contact NameLuke Waite

Job description

Axon Moore have been engaged by a PE backed manufacturing organisation in Yorkshire to assist in sourcing a Finance Manager to join their finance function. This is a highly visible role, working for a fantastic acquisitive brand in Yorkshire.

The business expects significant growth over the next few years and this role will be a key component in enabling decision making which will underpin the delivery of their strategic plans.

You will combine technical knowledge with communication to ensure a strong control environment & help the business meet its objectives. The role has responsibility for financial reporting and ensuring accounting implications are carefully considered in all commercial, operational and strategic decisions.

Key remit:
• Ensure robust financial controls are established, well understood and being followed across the finance team
• Reporting to Lender group
• Executing and improving key statutory reporting processes (e.g. annual accounts preparation and approval, liaising with other key stakeholders such as Tax, FP&A)
• Lead integration of acquisitions
• Involvement with and oversight of the smooth-running of the month-end close process
• Pro-active engagement with external auditors on critical areas and judgements, ensuring treatments are agreed well in advance.
• Participating in cross functional projects which improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the statutory reporting processes and corporate structure

In order to be considered for the role:
• You will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA or CIMA)
• A strong business partner
• Great analytical skills
• Experience of delivering high quality financial reports
• Able to communicate complex accounting matters effectively

Salary:
• £55,000 - £65,000
• Bonus
• On-site parking
• Strong package
• Hybrid working environment
• Fantastic career progression