Michael Page Finance

Michael Page Finance Derbyshire, UK
Aug 15, 2018
My client, a leading manufacturing Group is looking for a new Finance Director for one of the most profitable divisions. The role will partner with the local MD and contribute to the evolution of the divisional strategy. Client Details Michael Page has been engaged on an exciting assignment to support an international manufacturing group on the recruitment of a Divisional Finance Director role to be based in Derbyshire. The Group has clear ambitions to drive the performance of the local business through effective business partnering and clear financial controls - which the successful candidate will take accountability for. Description As the Divisional Finance Director, you will be the key contact when it comes to all things finance for the Division whilst supporting and driving the local strategy with the Managing Director. This role has a unique blend of high level strategic input and influence combined with the day-to-day financial controls and processing. The role will therefore suit someone who has the desire to become more strategic whilst retaining the day-to-day reporting and controls. Key to the success of the applicant will be the ability to demonstrate where you have added significant value through analysis, robust controls and commercial questioning. Other key duties will include: Lead, train and inspire a small team in accounts Drive the performance of the business through insightful challenge and rigorous controls Report monthly, quarterly and annual results through to the Group function Build significant relationships with key stakeholders in the business Profile This is a genuinely unique opportunity to join the Derbyshire based division, develop your career as a Divisional Finance Director and to broaden skills and experiences that most organisations would expect you to already demonstrate at this level. It will act as a great development platform for an aspiring Finance Director who has the foundations in controls and the commercial acumen to challenge and support the business. Ideally, the successful candidate will: Have a background in industrial, project or manufacturing businesses Demonstrate high levels of intellect possibly through a 2:1 or 1st class degree and a professional qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) Be looking to make a transition from a group reporting or Financial Controller role Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and high levels of emotional intelligence Job Offer £65,000 - £70,000 + Car + Pension
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Exciting Financial Controller opportunity based in West London No. 2 to the Finance Director with exposure to the wider business Client Details My Client is a market leading global Media and e-commerce business who following a restructure seek an experience Financial Controller to join their team within in..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance Loughborough, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Following a recent change in the business, my client a renowned brand with service operations all over the world is looking for a Financial Controller to work with operations, sales and the FD to deliver growth in the coming years. Client Details My client, a division of a group in the UK, has recently completed a dramatic turnaround following a recent period of change and strategic planning. The Financial Controller role that has been created, will play a critical role in the delivery of the next phase of growth. Description As the Financial Controller for this business, you will be the go to person for all things financial and work closely with the transactional team in the group function. The role will act as the successor to the Divisional Finance Director pending delivery of the next phase in the strategic plan. Key deliverables include:. Getting hands-on with the delivery of the financial performance Clearly embedding processes with a junior analyst and supporting their development Supporting the Operations Director on the next phase of growth Ownership of financial reporting to the senior management Act as the number 2 in finance and the succession plan for the Finance Director Profile The new Financial Controller will need to be able to anticipate the opportunities and risks within the divisional business. The candidate will also need to demonstrate a relevant background with a professional qualification: ACCA, CIMA or ACA backed-up with a strong academic record. Accounting training from an audit firm would be beneficial and ideally the successful candidate will: Be willing to get your hands-dirty and do the doing when required Think strategically and see the opportunity beyond the immediate Have a can-do attitude and the willingness to progress a business Have strong communication skills Job Offer £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Their client base is pure OMB/SME with no industry specialism and are based across the South of England. Client Details This is a pure advisory role and you will be assisting the partners in the delivery of complex tax advice Description A large part of their business comes from referrals though you..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance Littleport, UK
Aug 14, 2018
I have been retained to work an excellent opportunity in Waterbeach for a Financial Controller position. Client Details My client is nationally recognised with a rich history that helps them stand out in their industry. Known for success and innovation they continue to attract top talent. Description As the Financial Controller within the Waterbeach you will be responsible for: - Managing a small finance team - Producing accurate accounts - Budgets & Forecasts - Other ad-hoc projects Profile The successful Financial Controller will be: - Qualified - Demonstrate good people management skills Job Offer Highly competitive salary + bens to get the right individual.
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
The main function of this role will be to oversee the Group Reporting and Tax functions. You will be part of the corporate office management team as well as the finance management team. This role gives you the opportunity to add value to corporate projects. Client Details This client is an acquisitive business..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance Cheshire, UK
Aug 14, 2018
This is a great opportunity to join a fast paced, industry leading, food manufacturer as the Site Finance Manager, the most senior role within the function. The role will lead a team, manage and produce the finances across the site, as well as playing an integral role in budget, forecast, planning, analysis and decision support, a truly broad role. Client Details This is a market leading business, and this particular site has been the beneficiary of a capital expenditure exercise in recent years. Production capacity has increased and in turn, so have profits. The successful candidate will be tasked with exploiting the maximum potential from this investment and continuously improving efficiencies, processes, partnering with non-finance and commercial opportunities. Description Management and leadership of the finance team Staff development, coaching, progression and performance management Close liaison with the rest of the Senior Management Team (SMT) to identify opportunities and risks Continuous improvement across all areas or responsibility Commercial understanding of business and market trends coupled with pro-activity around these Leadership of change activity as and when required Budget & Forecast Planning & Analysis Stakeholder management Commercial & Operational Accounting Decision Support Ad-hoc project requirements Profile This role will be looked upon to act as a role model within finance, but also from an operational excellence perspective. To do this the successful candidate will demonstrate excellent business partnering capability and proven experience within a tangible product background, preferably high volume manufacturing. CIMA/ACCA/ACA Qualified Manufacturing experience highly desirable Previous experience in a fast paced environment highly desirable Team management Time management Excellent analytical and commercial mindset Previous experience of a large ERP will be advantageous Job Offer £50,000 - £60,000, Car, bonus, pension and other
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
The main function of this role will be to oversee the Group Reporting and Tax functions. You will be part of the corporate office management team as well as the finance management team. This role gives you the opportunity to add value to corporate projects. Client Details This client is an acquisitive business listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Based in South West London, my client is looking to recruit an experienced Interim Group Head of Reporting and Tax. Description Interim Group Head of Reporting and Tax will be responsible for: Management of Annual and Quarterly Report processes including leading co-ordination of audit work (in collaboration with the CFO) Oversee Investor Communication in collaboration with CFO and Investor Relations Manager Management of the Group Consolidation Process (complex multi-jurisdiction group with over 60 legal entities) Management of process of subsidiary statutory reporting and co-ordination with auditors Management of group structure (in collaboration with CFO), including integration of acquired businesses and rationalisation of group structure to promote efficiency Oversight of the Group Tax function: tax compliance, tax planning, tax accounting, tax audit and transfer pricing. Taxes includes Income/Corporate tax, Betting duties, VAT, Employees taxes Updating key teams/individuals within the Group of any upcoming changes which may include the Audit Committee/Group Board of Directors/Exec Management Responsible for the calculation of Group tax provisions and production of tax disclosure notes using external advisers where required Oversight of the production of the individual tax returns across the Group, in particular the UK tax returns Development of internal knowledge relating to key territories by building and maintaining a team of internal/external local tax experts with the aim to ensure any tax exposure/risk is highlighted and managed Production and maintenance of a tax status risk register for all Group companies Supporting the business with various ad hoc projects which may include acquisitions/investments. Provide tax advice where required in relation to activities of the Group Build good working relationships with other departments to ensure Tax is considered whenever relevant. Departments would include, but not limited to, Legal, Compliance, Finance, Tech, Procurement and Strategy Proactive approach to possible changes in tax law that could affect any of the Group's operations Management of the Financial Reporting team and the Tax team Profile Strong experience in the leadership of accounting teams and financial reporting A strong technical accountant with extensive IFRS and tax knowledge An excellent communicator, with the ability to manage more senior and junior partners. Working with Senior Executive team to interpret ongoing financial commitment Experienced in cross-border working, negotiating the nuances of an international team based in different locations, including travel where necessary Demonstrable experience of working in a performance-improvement environment Extensive year-end, month-end closing experience Exposure to an ERP system for financial accounting and G/L management ACA or equivalent qualification with relevant post-qualification experience of IFRS reporting and complex group environment Strong management experience - you will have previously managed a team of at least 5 Excellent IT skills including intermediate to advanced Excel skills are a must Experience working in a global company dealing with multiple currencies will be beneficial Able to work with colleagues of all levels and personalities Ability to thrive in a highly pressured, fast-paced and dynamic environment Drive and a positive work attitude, including willingness to work longer hours during peak periods Job Offer Competitive salary
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
The Commercial Finance Manager position, situated within the West End of London, is an opportunity for an ambitious Finance Business Partner to take a step up into a management role within an internationally renowned retail brand. This role will give you great to a matrix structure where you'll be business partnering with a variety of different teams to create value for the firm. Client Details The client is a global retail/FMCG brand that operates within the beverages industry. They have a presence in over 60 countries worldwide and are market leaders within their market segment. Not only does the client look to bring in great people but staff welfare and retention is a high priority - this has translated into great working environments; clear paths for career progression (with strong CPD programs); and an emphasis on a healthy work life balance. Description The Commercial Finance Manager position will be responsible for the following: Responsible for analysis and review of the monthly management accounts with the preparation of full commentary to be discussed with the Finance Director. Regular meetings with each of the 'Heads of' to discuss variances, KPIs, trends and future risks & opportunities which may affect the forecast. Actively working with teams to help meet budgeted cost targets - using knowledge from across the business to advise on best practice / assist in implementing controls. Pro-active business partnering to assist in the preparation of business cases including revenue/cost forecasting; market trend analysis; IRR/DCF modelling etc. Direct management of 2 part qualified Management Accountants and a qualified Finance Business Partner. Review of the variances produced at month end and development on the team. Assist the Finance Director in the production of the 5 year business plan. Manage ad-hoc projects including involvement in the production of reports to support CAPEX investment decisions as well as process improvement programs. Profile The ideal candidate for the Commercial Finance Manager role would have the following profile: Essential: Fully qualified Accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA or equiv.) NOTE: CFA will be considered also. Minimum 3-5 years post-qualified experience as a Finance Business Partner OR within a Professional services firm (e.g. Senior Audit Manager in a Big 4 firm). Strong analytical skill set with an advanced understanding of Microsoft excel (experience in creating and manipulating models). Excellent interpersonal skills with proven track record of successfully working with non-finance stakeholders. A value-adding member of their team with clear examples of helping the business save on cost / increase revenue. Proactive self-starter able to identify areas requiring improvement and propose & drive change to achieve results. Strong organisational and time management skills. Desirable: Big 4 practice ACA or reputable CIMA/ACCA training contract. Experience in management staff. Ability to speak another European language (to a business level of competency). Familiarity with analysing and advising on stock/inventory strategy. Prior-experience within a business that has has multiple site P&Ls and a complex product mix offering. Job Offer The Commercial Finance Manager would be eligible to receive the following: A competitive salary with a strong package including pension scheme, discretionary bonus, private health care and life insurance). 25 days holiday (on top of bank holidays). 25% staff discount on all products. Ability to try new products not yet on general release. A clear path for career progression.
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Exciting Financial Controller opportunity based in West London No. 2 to the Finance Director with exposure to the wider business Client Details My Client is a market leading global Media and e-commerce business who following a restructure seek an experience Financial Controller to join their team within in their West London office. This instantly recognisable brand is a big player in the Media space and has been the market leader for many years. With a loyal customer base my client is exploring new markets. Description The Financial Controller will lead the day to day running of the finance function and will be responsible for: Lead, manage and develop the finance team members Monthly close and statutory requirements Year end statutory accounts Liaising with external auditors Drive business decisions Corporation Tax and VAT returns Profile The successful Financial Controller will be fully qualified, ideally have experience from one of the Big 4 and have experience within industry. You will also ideally have the following attributes: Excellent communication skills with the ability to challenge and delegate Confident business partner to senior management Ability to develop direct reports Experience in Corporation Tax Knowledge of US and UK GAAP Team player Job Offer The successful Financial Controller position who will be based in the West London office comes with a very competitive base salary along with bonus and benefits. Media
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Their client base is pure OMB/SME with no industry specialism and are based across the South of England. Client Details This is a pure advisory role and you will be assisting the partners in the delivery of complex tax advice Description A large part of their business comes from referrals though you will be expected to be able to create business off your own bat. Profile There is genuine path to partnership as the firm is looking at succession planning. Job Offer To be considered for this role you will need to have at least 8 years' experience working in a professional services environment combined with having a relevant professional qualification If you want to hear more, please contact Anna-Marie Tucker on
Michael Page Finance Lancashire, UK
Aug 14, 2018
My client, sitting within the Public Sector is looking for a Finance Director that has an effective financial management control for a business at board level. Client Details This organisation is commercially driven and fast paced and they are looking for someone who enjoys driving best practice and implementing new ways of working. Description Contribute towards the financial planning and strategic growth of the organisation Work alongside the Senior Management Team in business planning, policy setting, financial forecasting and strategic decision making Implement effective financial control procedures Responsibility for the Finance team budget Oversee the provision of internal financial reports and financial modelling to support good decision making. You will have the ability to think and act creatively, championing and promoting new ideas that contribute to the aims of the organisation and the department Profile ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified Ideally have some sector experience in Public Sector (Housing, Education or Charity) Knowledge or experience of managing financial IT projects would be advantageous Highly developed leadership skills with proven experience of leading, supporting and mentoring teams and focusing them on delivering agreed objectives and outcomes Experience of leading and delivering projects, including changes to business processes Job Offer This organisation offers an exciting, ever changing opportunity for someone who wants to have a strategic influence across finance and non-finance departments.
Michael Page Finance Lancashire, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
My client, sitting within the Public Sector is looking for a Finance Director that has an effective financial management control for a business at board level. Client Details This organisation is commercially driven and fast paced and they are looking for someone who enjoys driving best practice and implementing..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance Portsmouth, UK
Aug 14, 2018
A broad role responsible for all aspects of group financial management, reporting and internal controls. The role involves a significant amount of senior level engagement across the businesses and with the parent company as well as external stakeholders such as auditors and banks. Client Details ..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance City of London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
The Commercial Finance Manager position, situated within the West End of London, is an opportunity for an ambitious Finance Business Partner to take a step up into a management role within an internationally renowned retail brand. This role will give you great to a matrix structure where you'll be business partnering with a..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance Kent, UK
Aug 14, 2018
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Private Client Tax Associate Director/ Director to join a highly reputable accountancy practice based in Tunbridge Wells, They are looking for somebody with extensive personal tax experience to join them in an exciting position to assist with the businesses tax affairs. Client Details This practice is a highly reputable and well known firm of chartered accountants based near Tunbridghe Wells. They have a fantastic reputation, excellent culture and have seen significant growth over the last 12 months. They are now looking for a Private Client Tax Associate Director /Director to join their team in a highly rewarding position. Description Joining the firm at Private Client Director level, with clear path to progress, dependent on your experience and background and where you will fit in the firm, you will deliver personal tax and advisory services to a wide ranging client base of directors of owner-managed businesses, property clients, wealthy individuals and wide ranging private clients. You will take a client fronting role overseeing the provision of advisory services across a wide spectrum of personal tax issues, IHT, CGT etc. You will lead and influence your team and look to drive the development of the private client tax services in this leading firm. You will develop the relationships, contacts and networks to bolster their private client offering further and play a lead role in the growth and development of the Tunbridge Wells offices private client offering. Profile ATT / CTA Qualified Previous experience operating at a senior level within Private Client Tax Proven experience in client handling - ability to provide a high level of client relationship that is vital to this role. Proven tax experience in producing high quality work on complex UK private client matters, within budget. Tax experience from a practice background would be a distinct advantage preferably within a top 100/ large independent firm. Job Offer £60,000- £80,000 Full benefits package
Michael Page Finance Berkshire Way, Binfield, Bracknell RG12 8TD, UK
Aug 14, 2018
IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE Finance Manager required to manage the monthly cash flow to ensure balance sheet reconciliation. Responsible for ensure payments received and suppliers paid on time. Client Details A fast growing SME with a great history and work ethic. Pioneers in their trade with fantastic potential for continued growth. Description As the Finance Manager for this SME business located near Bracknell your primary task is to monitor and control the cash flow with the ability and ambition to progress to the FC role in 12 months. You are tasked with ensure collections/ payments are received on time and that payment to suppliers is completed. You will be involved in reconciling the balance sheet, bank payments and liaising internally with Relationship Managers in cases where payment has not been received. Profile We're looking for someone who is passionate about controlling the company cash flow and who is experienced in creating a robust control environment and who can quickly and accurately perform reconciliation work. You will be a qualified accountant who is available to start a new role by the end of August at the latest. The Finance Manager ( Immediate start )role is based in Bracknell. Job Offer In return you are able to work in a fast paced and friendly environment with a competitive salary and benefits package. IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE Finance Manager required
Michael Page Finance Refectory Rd, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9QU, UK
Aug 13, 2018
Full time
The Head of Finance will be responsible for the day to day running of the finance team and to ensure continued production of accurate and timely information to the senior leadership. Client Details My client is long-established financial services business serving the SME market. They have an excellent track record..... click apply for full job details
Michael Page Finance Guildford, UK
Aug 13, 2018
My client is a high-growth organisation based in Surrey within the sports and leisure sector. This is a broad financial management role supporting the CFO Client Details My client is a high-growth organisation based in Surrey within the sports and leisure sector. Description Key responsibilities in the Senior Finance Manager role for this high-growth sports business include: Preparation of monthly management pack including analysis and commentary Management and development of a small team Management of all aspects of financial accounting and year end accounts Business partnering with commercial and operational colleagues Management of FP&A including budgeting, forecasting and planning Profile To be considered you will be a qualified accountant with relevant experience Job Offer Salary of £55,000 - £65,000 plus excellent benefits
Michael Page Finance London, UK
Aug 12, 2018
Full time
This is a head of finance position within a circa £40 million turnover business based in the West London/Middlesex region. This role will have oversight of the operational finance function & will involve partnering with senior stakeholders within the business. Client Details A stable organisation backed by a..... click apply for full job details