This is an excellent opportunity to join a true market leader as they seek a new Finance Manager to join their team in Paisley. Our client is well known for their innovative products and services within the agricultural industry, with a key component of their success being their ongoing commitment to investing in the development of their staff.
What you will get in your new role
Working pattern of Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Employee Assistance Programme
Financial Planning Services
Free on-site parking
Your new employer
Our client is a well-established business that has been going strong for many years and continues to grow with the support of loyal customers and an incredible team. They are highly regarded within the industry and have built a solid reputation for being one of the most reliable and trustworthy agricultural product suppliers within the sector.
Responsibilities within your new role
The role of the Finance Manager involves overseeing the accounting team's operations, including the preparation and submission of monthly reports and the annual statutory accounts for all entities. You will manage the annual audit and act as the primary point of contact for external auditors. Driving continuous improvement initiatives within the finance department is a key duty, working in conjunction with Divisional Heads of Finance to establish effective procedures for cash and working capital management. Furthermore, it entails analysing fixed cost utilisation and ensuring the cost reporting processes are suitable. Lastly, the role encompasses various KPI reporting, analysis, and project work as needed.
Your personality, experience and qualifications
You should hold chartered accountant status (or equivalent) with sound technical knowledge, including IFRS/FRS 101, combined with extensive experience working within external audit or public practice. You should have experience in setting budgets whilst monitoring performance against these budgets. You should have analytical skills combined with attention to detail when reviewing financial information along with proven self-starter capabilities to manage workload independently without supervision. Proficiency in Excel along with various accounting package software (such as SAP) is required, along with a proven track record in a managerial role.
Please send us an up-to-date copy of your CV, by clicking the Apply button. This position is only available to applicants who have immediate Right to Work in the UK and you will be required to provide evidence of such upon request. Also required are up-to-date contact details for at least 2 references.
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