January 2021

Financial Director for an ambitious business

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious business who are looking to strengthen their leadership team with the appointment of a Finance Director. Reporting to the MD, the FD will be an integral member of the board supporting the business growth strategy and the development and evolution of the finance function.

  • Location: - Scunthorpe
  • Salary - Excellent Package

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead, manage and coach the finance function ensuring an excellent level of support to commercial colleagues.
  • Partner with the MD in the development and delivery of the business vision and strategy.
  • Develop management reporting to ensure the board have a thorough understanding of the financial dynamics of the business and are supported by transparent and timely reporting.
  • Contribute to the company’s entrepreneurial culture.
  • Support the commercial teams to develop strategic business propositions that deliver profitable growth.
  • Support the acquisition and integration strategy, working with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Manage business governance, ensuring that risks are identified and mitigated.

Person

  • Substantial experience and extensive knowledge within a highly commercial environment.
  • Experience of supporting a substantial growth programme including involvement in M&A and integration activity.
  • A track record of supporting commercial teams to develop strategic propositions.
  • Experience in devising and implementing systems/processes aimed at enhancing business performance.
  • Sharp intellect and well-developed analytical and critical reasoning skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • High levels of drive, energy and resilience.