Connecting to LinkedIn...


Senior Finance Manager, Operations

Job Title: Senior Finance Manager, Operations
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
REF: CG0706SFRMOP_1559927337
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a huge UK success story and fast-growing FTSE entity with an expanding global footprint, is looking to source a confident and charismatic Senior Finance Manager to join its top calibre team in this highly visible operationally focused role. You'll be supporting a pivotal part of the business, working closely with a range of senior stakeholders to deliver integral and exciting strategy, with the support from a team of 6 professionals, including qualified Analysts and Graduates.

Main duties include:
* Providing value adding insight, support and challenge to the operational teams by building effective working relationships at all levels
* Leading the operational annual budget and quarterly forecast process, providing health challenge and understanding key drivers for cost variances
* Leading periodic management accounts process, analysis and commentary and presenting to Head of Finance
* Developing a detail understanding of operational drivers and identify risks and opportunities
* Business partnering Operations Director and senior leadership team in decision making for commercial contracts, supplier tenders etc.
* Owning and presenting weekly KPI reporting
* Continually identify and implement improvements to business processes to increase efficiency
* Manage and develop a team, ensuring they stay engaged and motivated and work is of a consistent high standard

Essential skills and experience required:
* Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA with a minimum of 3 years PQE
* Degree educated with a strong academic record
* Experience of reporting management accounts, analysis & commentary, as well as budgeting and forecasting
* Exceptional business partnering track record with proven examples of influencing and challenging stakeholders
* Advanced Excel
* Personable, open and flexible attitude with a proactive and positive approach to tasks

This is a hugely exciting opportunity to join an organisation as it continues to establish itself as a market leading innovator with an ever expanding client portfolio in the UK and overseas. You'll have the chance to be genuinely instrumental in change and strategy, ultimately giving you a huge sense of achievement and reward, as well as great exposure for future Head of Finance roles internally.

AGY - Vitae Financial Recruitment
We Exist To Be Different - Membership NOT Registration