Group Finance Manager

Group Finance Manager

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Group Finance Manager | FMCG Sector | Leicestershire | £45,000- 55,000 + Benefits


Cherry Professional are currently supporting an acquisitive FMCG organisation currently centralising their operations Leicestershire with their search for an experienced and dynamic Group Finance Manager.

Supporting the Group Head of Finance and working alongside individual company MD's, this role requires an experienced, qualified accountant to take responsibility for managing the Financial Reporting aspects of the group overseeing various finance related projects. Leadership qualities are important here and you will be comfortable managing a group of people through a period of change.

Key Responsibilities:
Initially embed yourself within the organisation and take an holistic view of the current state of finance operations alongside the Head of Finance

Manage a small team of Accountants through a period of change and all related activities that go along with this

Support the Head of Finance with general finance duties

Bring local finance activities with those of the group

Provide finance related reporting, advice in a consultative manner to relevant board members

Manage Group Cash Flow, Reporting and Forecasting

Candidate Profile:
Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)

Strategic vision and agility, ability to think strategically, anticipate future consequences and trends and incorporate them into the organisational plan

A strong team leader with experience in co-ordinating a team's day to day activity, managing multiple priorities and deadlines

Results driven, proven track record in exceeding goals and a bottom-line orientation

Excellent communicator at all levels, able to establish strong relationships across the business

Prior experience within FMCG sector preferable

Offering circa £50,000 base, plus package incl. pension, benefits & medical insurance

Other roles you might have applied for: Head of Finance, Finance Manager, Financial Accountant, Management Accountant, Commercial Finance Manager, Financial Reporting Manager

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.