Finance Director
Car, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare

Global Finance Director

Ref: 16| Posted: 3rd Jan 2019

This vacancy is now closed

£170m T/O multisite manufacturing division of a FTSE listed group is recruiting a Global Finance Director. Partnering closely with the Global Managing Director the role requires a highly competent finance professional, capable of delivering sustainability and growth across 5 global regions.

The Global Finance Director will operate as a key member of the ELT and work closely with regional  directors to deliver strategic objectives, create an environment of continuous improvement and enhanced performance and execute cost saving activities to continually lower the breakeven point for the business.

In addition to advising the Managing Director on the optimal business actions, the role has overall control and accountability for all elements of the finance function and will ensure compliance with all financial/legal regulations across all territories, including all Group Finance policies, practice and controls and internal and external audit controls.

Applicants must be of graduate calibre, possess a recognised accountancy qualification and a strong track record of success in a leadership role working with and influencing stakeholders across multiple territories.  

The incumbent will also require a strong background in technical manufacturing and they must be experienced in delivering business change and operational improvements. So knowledge of production accounting methodology and working with Lean, Kaizen or Six Sigma concepts will be highly advantageous, as will implementing and enhancing the utilisation of ERP systems, to drive efficient manufacturing and commercial operations.

Salary: £120,000-140,000 plus fully expensed car or allowance, 25% bonus, LTIP, Pension and Private Medical Insurance.  

Location: Based in Greater Manchester, although there will a need for travel as the role oversees operations across Europe, the Americas, India, China and AsiaPac.