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Senior Finance Manager

Job Title: Senior Finance Manager
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Bedfordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: SM 081018 FM_1539103805
Contact Name: Stephen McCarthy
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a truly impressive Global Business with offices in Bedfordshire are currently looking to source a dynamic, top-calibre Senior Finance Manager to join their growing finance team. The role will require a candidate with proven business partnering expertise and a solid knowledge of costing, preferably within the retail, property sectors.

Key Responsibilities:
-Drive accuracy and cost control for this division
-Provide key financial information to support the strategic priorities of the business
-Understanding and forecasting of the cost base
-Management of risks and opportunities as they arise
-Responsible for the annual cost base 5 year plan and annual budget
-Working with business partners to build the cost base from a bottom up approach
-Challenge business cases to support investment / closure proposals
-Management of two direct reports

The ideal candidate would be an ACCA or CIMA Qualified Accountant with at least two years PQE and previous managerial experience working in a fast-paced, international business. Strong business partnering skills will be essential in this role, as it will involve daily interaction with stakeholders across the business, often communicating finance figures with non-finance members of staff.

The successful candidate will also need to have a solid Financial Accounting background with recent controls experience and be very detail orientated in their approach. Knowledge of IFRS16 would be preferred.

This is a business that has an impressive track record of developing staff within the finance team and internal moves are regularly encouraged. This is an ideal role for an individual looking for a challenging role within a fast-paced international business and there will be opportunities to make immediate impacts within this team.

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