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Finance Director

  • Location: Chesterfield
  • Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Hybrid/Flexible working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email: cv@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Start Date: Immediately
  • Expiry Date: 07 March 2024
  • Job Ref: AP39878PA_1707212836

Sharp Consultancy are acting as the exclusive partner for a highly reputable client within the Chesterfield region who are in need of an FD to join the business within a newly created role to lead the business as it embarks on the next stage of its business growth and development.

Our client is a sub £20m T/O business who has successfully grown from a specialist bespoke manufacturer into an instantly recognisable market leader.

Due to recent investment and a strong cash position through year on year increases, the MD has been able to establish a more dynamic growth strategy and will be looking to grow the business significantly over the next 2-3 years.
The business has a range of key clients and is a manufacturing solution specialist providing products and support to significant multi-national clients and their customers.

* You will report directly into the MD on a daily basis but will always work closely with the SLT, including senior level reviews and analysis.
* You must have the ability to provide finance leadership with significant responsibility for performance and leadership of a growing SME
* You will also manage a small team which includes qualified and non-qualified accountants as well as transactional support
* This is a hands on opportunity, with a chance to change, influence and develop all areas of the financial processes across the business

All applicants must be qualified, and it is essential you can show a strong level of commercial leadership with clear understanding of MI and business improvements via strong finance processes.

Any previous experience of manufacturing or operational exposure in business would be highly advantageous but not necessarily essential.
You must possess strong management and coaching skills, be an excellent communicator and lead with the required gravitas to drive the business at all levels.
If you are interested in the above vacancy, or alternatively are only tentatively looking please do not hesitate to contact me completely confidentially in the first instance.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website www.sharpconsultancy.com for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.