Finance Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2020
Closes
07 Oct 2020
Ref
JN -092020-1231715
Contact
Stuart Weekes
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Interim
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Our client is looking to recruit a Finance Manager for an initial period of 6 months

Client Details

Our client is a leading Logisitics business

Description

The role will entail but won't be exclusive to:

- Closely manage the cost base by leading an agenda of accounting support, adequate financial controls, alongside asset and budget management and interim forecasting

- Establish a culture of continuous improvement by challenging existing working practices liaising closely with other Departmental Heads to achieve improved performance

- Production of weekly and monthly management accounts

- Responsibility of clean auditable balance sheets

- Assessing and maximising the return on investment and impact post implementation of any change/project/key initiative and driving any further change that may be needed through the management team

Profile

The successful candidate requires as a minimum:

- Qualified Accountant

- Experience working for a Logistics company

- Experience in a costing environment would be beneficial

- Access to their own vehicle as there is an expectation to be in the Covid-Secure office

Due to the urgent nature of the role only immediately available candidate or those with short notice periods will be considered

Job Offer

A long term contract in a well respected business