/ Job ID [9572840]

Head of Finance

Posted 2 months ago

  • Peterlee, County Durham, Durham, North East England
  • Permanent
  • £40,000.00 to £55,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In a month
BlairWest are working with leading waste water treatment manufacturer Premier Tech as they look to recruit a Qualified Head of Finance for their UK Peterlee site. This is a newly-created post leading a small finance team, reporting into a Managing Director with a wealth of finance experience.
The Role:
* Lead on the day-to-day running of the Finance function, reporting into MD with a dotted line to Group in Canada;
* Produce Monthly Management Accounts in a timely and accurate manner
* Produce accurate financial reports for key stakeholders
* Develop the existing finance team through 1-2-1’s, reviews and ad-hoc training
* Strive for continuous improvement of systems and processes
* Budgeting and forecasting with analysis of variances
* Business Partner with other areas of the business with a view to having a joined up approach across the company
* Manage external relationships professionally
Your Experience:
* A qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA or equivalent)
* Experience in an industry based role would be advantageous, although applications from those looking for a move from Practice would be welcomed
* Commercially minded, with the ability to build relationships across the business
* Able to work independently as well as lead a small finance team
* Ambitious with a desire to become a Financial Controller in future