Finance Director

Recruiter
Lyons Recruitment
Location
Ripon
Salary
From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum Car Allowance, Share Options, Bonus,
Posted
16 Dec 2018
Closes
02 Feb 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

We are delighted to be exclusively working on behalf of our client, a successful and established market leading FMCG business. They are proud to be experiencing continued growth, both organically and via acquisition. Working alongside fellow board members, this is a key strategic and commercial finance opportunity where you will add genuine value and drive increased revenue and profit.

You will play a key role in the leadership of the business, contributing to strategy, whilst managing the finance function through the next exciting phase of growth. This will be done through interrogating and analysing the financial climate and market trends, liaising with Board members and external stakeholders in ensuring the financial plan is delivered, and taking full accountability for cash management.

Your wide remit will also include leading company fundraising initiatives, making recommendations to the Board, and being the point of contact with financial institutions and shareholders. You will help identify future M&A targets, ensuring the due diligence and right financial resources are in place to facilitate these, and then oversee the integration of new businesses into the group. Internally, you will inspire and develop the finance team, lead the annual business plan, budgets and targets, and play an active role in challenging the delivering these plans.

Preferred criteria is as follows: Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/ACMA); Financial leadership and experience of managing change within an SME environment; Experience of business integration; Ability to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision making; Good working knowledge of Fundraising, M&A and associated due diligence; Commercially astute to be able to analyse problems and implement solutions; Proven experience at strategic level; Confidence and credibility to liaise and present to a variety of stakeholders; Work well in a driven and loyal culture; Able to inspire and motivate the team, together with suitable interpersonal skills and gravitas to influence and build strong relationships with external parties; Possess a natural energy and passion to thrive in a growing business; Live (or commit to relocating) within reasonable commuting of their offices near Ripon, North Yorkshire.

In addition to a competitive salary, you will be rewarded with an excellent benefits package including car allowance, bonus, share options, pension and healthcare. It is also envisaged the financial benefits will increase in line with the continued growth and success of the business.

You are advised to apply at your earliest convenience, as interviews are due to be conducted asap. N.B. with Lyons Recruitment being retained on an exclusive basis, any CV's sent from other sources will automatically be redirected.



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