Group Financial Controller
Cheshire East

Group Finance Manager

Ref: 15| Posted: 31st Oct 2018

This vacancy is now closed

A rapidly growing, global, PE backed business based near Crewe are looking to recruit a high calibre Group Finance Manager to the team.

Managing a medium sized team with 4 direct reports, the role will report directly to a Finance Director whilst having wider interaction across the UK and European finance teams including Tax, Treasury, Commercial Finance, Business Partnering and divisional finance teams.

Key areas of the role will include taking ownership for:

Financial Reporting

  • Owning the relationship with the Auditors.
  • Producing Group stat accounts.
  • Management of month end consolidation.
  • Technical support on new products / revenue streams.
  • Ad hoc projects


  • Oversee the production and submission of Corp Tax returns.
  • Managing overseas reporting and Trasnfer Pricing documentation.
  • Supporting the FD in strategic Tax planning.


  • Development and maintenance of Finance Risk Register.
  • Establish an Internal Audit function.
  • Taking a lead on the implementation of new policies and processes.

Finance Systems

  • Maintaining the Chart of Accounts.
  • Assist in migration of data onto a new ERP system.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) with a strong background in Financial Reporting, Financial Accounting and Audit. Prior experience of working within a Group Finance function will be beneficial, as will be the experience of managing a team of people.

This is an exceptional business who has seen unrivalled growth in its sector over the last 3 years. Coupled with recent investment the business is now looking to grow further both organically and via acquisition.