Finance Director | Sheffield | Service Sector

Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 pa + Bonus + Benefits
Reference: RC / 15237
Type: Permanent
Sector: Senior Finance, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 13/12/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are working in partnership with a high profile service sector business near Sheffield in the appointment of a Finance Director.

The successful person will be joining the business following a positive 2020 which saw both turnover and profit increase from the previous year.

This board appointment will enable the business to remain financially robust, as well as invest and enable growth opportunities that are aligned to their strategic objectives.

The job

The key responsibilities of this role will include:

  • Work with the board to define and execute the strategy of the business
  • Lead a series of projects to enable efficiencies in processes, systems and reporting
  • Interpret data and MI to make sound judgements and advise the board on findings and future direction
  • Manage third party relationships, including banks and assess funding options for the business (e.g. Invoice financing etc.)
  • Oversee a high volume transactional finance department consisting of payables, receivables, payroll and credit control
  • Manage other support functions such as HR and IT
  • Lead the acquisition strategy for the business and assess viable M&A opportunities including due diligence and business cases
  • Play a leadership role in the business, embedding the company’s values into all facets of the business and driving a high performance culture across the organisation

The person

The ideal candidate for this role would ideally possess the following skills, experience and character traits:

  • Qualified finance leader with substantial managerial and board level experience
  • Candidates from any industry background will be considered, however some experience within a service sector business that is driven by high volumes of transactions (payables, payroll and credit control) would be particularly relevant
  • Candidates must have impeccable communication skills and be able to build credibility with a range of external stakeholders

This is an excellent opportunity to join an exciting business with a positive culture and clear values and principles

The benefits

£75,000 - £85,000 pa + Bonus + Benefits


Richard Chamberlain
Office Managing Partner – Sheffield & Doncaster, Partner CFO and Senior Finance Practice
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Finance Director | Sheffield | Service Sector, Reference: RC / 15237". Thank you for your interest.