Finance & Projects Manager

A global business with a family feel… We require a commercially driven Finance & Projects Manager to help head up the UK business. We need a real ‘hands on’ operator with a flexible, open, and honest approach to group wide finance.
BASIC SALARY: £60,000 – £70,000
· Car Allowance
· Pension
· Private Health Cover
· Life cover
· 25 Days Holiday plus stats
LOCATION: Milton Keynes
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Northampton, Luton, Bedford, Oxford, Banbury, Rugby, Aylesbury
The successful candidate will ideally be working for a business with turnover in the region of £20-£50 million. You will be used to dealing with regulatory and logistical issues that come from working in a European group Finance role. Now you are looking for a role where your insights and work can genuinely impact the progress of the business.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Finance & Projects Manager – Technical consumables / Industrial
As our Finance & Projects Manager you will have a wealth of experience running a finance function and once probation is complete, you will also become our UK Company Secretary.
In addition, you will:
· Manage and oversee all company financial compliance and legal issues
· Lead and manage the Finance team and set clear targets & priorities
· Manage and oversee complex group-wide, European projects
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Finance & Projects Manager – Technical consumables / Industrial
As the Finance & Projects Manager you will have a wealth of experience leading a commercially focussed finance function within a large SME or corporate business environment. We would be delighted to receive applications from Financial Controllers / Directors / Business Partners with a passion for complex international projects and aspirations to secure a move to a progressive business where your insights and suggestions will have the potential to shape the organisation.

In addition, you will have.
· A finance qualification (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) would be preferred although we will consider applications from candidates who are qualified by experience (QBE)
· Exposure to complex international projects and extensive project management experience
· The ability to take an overall commercial view of our business
· Strong communication skills and the willingness to have input at local and group level, challenging the status quo is expected of this role
What’s in it for you?
This is a unique opportunity to become a driving force in a business offering the comforts of an SME environment with the structure and support of a large corporate group. This role will have the genuine opportunity and autonomy to help shape the progression of a business undergoing a rapid but exciting change.
For us both to be successful …
Ultimately, you will have been a successful Finance or Projects Manager, someone who above the normal requirements enjoys playing an active role in the business, using shared data to influence and aid decisions.
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets and worked with the following products and/or services: Finance Manager, Senior Accountant, Accountant, Commercial Accountant, Project Manager, Assistant Finance Manager, Financial Controller, Finance Director,  Commercial Director, Chief Financial Officer, Director of Finance
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
REF: MT16255, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent