Operations Finance Manager

Operations Finance Manager

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    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £65000 per annum, Benefits: Car + bonus

  • Contact:

    Richard Allison

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  • Contact phone:

    07772 505 316

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Operational Finance Manager | Derby  | Up to £65,000

An Operational Finance Manager is required by a leading manufacturing / FMCG business that has long term strategic relationships with some of the country’s leading retail businesses.

The Operational Finance Manager is a key part of the business, acting as a partner, gatekeeper and financial sounding board to their manufacturing, supply chain and procurement functions.

The role has a broad remit working across the operations controlling team ensuring the production of accurate management accounts, drive and deliver the budgeting and forecasting routines and drive a cost minimisation mentality.

Headlines will include:
- Collaboratively work with the Head of Purchasing, Manufacturing Director, Supply Chain Director and their teams, to accurately understand, report and forecast current costs.

- Manage the team to ensure accurate and timely reconciliations of balance sheet accounts are maintained.

- Manage the Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Procurement elements of the financial planning and control cycle

- Drive continuous improvement across all areas of finance.

- Evaluate significant capital expenditure propositions.

- Lead the investigation of financial and performance variances.

- Oversee the development of key financial measures.

The role will suit a driven and accomplished qualified accountant who has a demonstrable track record of working within the FMCG / manufacturing environment. You will have a commercial and value add mindset, have proven leadership skills and be keen to progress your career.