Finance Manager : Chesterfield : High Growth

Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 pa + Pension & Corporate Benefits
Reference: CB / BBBH14652
Type: Permanent
Sector: Senior Finance, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 29/08/2021

The company

The business is a well-established company in the North Derbyshire region who are steeped in history stretching back over 50 years.  The business is well renowned for investing heavily in themselves and have over recent years committed significant investment in their business to continue their growth and expansion both in the UK and overseas.

They have a turnover of around £50m and have ambitious plans to continue to the double digit growth they have experienced over the last couple of years.  They are now looking to grow their finance team with the addition of a competent and driven Finance Manager.  They are a profitable and cash rich business who are looking for an accountant who has ambitions to lead a finance function. 

The job

This business has a parent business based overseas who are largely at arms length from the day to day running to the business and as such the role reports directly into a FD & FC on site.

The business is looking for a dynamic and driven Finance Manager who can help improve current systems and processes and has a proven ability to influence key internal stakeholders within the business. 

This role will have full responsibility for the following remit:

  • Responsibility for a small finance team of 2 transactional accountants
  • Ownership & remodel of monthly reporting packs to Senior leadership team
  • Producing monthly management accounts including analysis of P & L and balance sheets
  • Year end and Quarterly reporting
  • Analysing and interpreting KPI’s for the Management team
  • Analysis / commercial commentary of month end reporting
  • Monthly variance analysis against forecast and prior periods
  • Undertake investigation of variances to identify areas of concern with appropriate reporting and commentary
  • To undertake any ad hoc finance work as necessary
  • Design and deliver in a timely manner ad hoc reports
  • Drive continuous improvement across system and all departmental processes

The person

  • The candidate will be ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified
  • Experience working in a fast paced dynamic environment
  • Candidates must be able to use Excel to a high standard
  • Candidates will ideally have a strong academic background with relevant degree
  • A driven, proactive and reliable accountant who is a team player
  • You will have excellent communication and coaching skills with an ability to deliver to tight deadlines.
  • A proven ability to manage & mentor staff

The benefits

£40,000 - £45,000 + bonus, pension and other corporate benefits 


Chris Burns
Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Finance Manager : Chesterfield : High Growth, Reference: CB / BBBH14652". Thank you for your interest.