Our client, a division of a major international food group has retained Connect Search to recruit a UK Finance Director. Reporting to the Managing Director, your key responsibilities will include:
Partner the Managing Director to define and deliver commercial growth plans, investments and improvement projects for a long term sustainable and profitable business
Implement and deploy the business 5YP and strategic direction, partnering closely with the Managing Director and the entire Exec Team, using business financial performance and market data insights.
Drive commercial financial insights, partnering the commercial and R&D leadership teams.
Provide financial and business insights with appropriate tools/reports and advice to the senior management and leadership teams to support effective strategic, tactical and operational decision making.
Align Finance and IT functional plans to Business strategic direction and priorities.
Continuously strengthen financial capability and disciplines, ensuring fit for purpose business partnering and financial controls are implemented and effective.
To apply, you must be a qualified accountant with proven experience of working within a complex international manufacturing group, preferably in the food manufacturing sector. You will have operated as a finance business partner to non-finance leaders and will be able to communicate and present at all levels. You must have experience of improving processes, analytical capability and working across functions to drive performance.
Apply now for immediate consideration.