Company details and job overview:
Kenton Black Finance have partnered with one of the UK’s largest education and care providers with an annual turnover in excess of £350m. With an enviable reputation for the services they provide across the UK, the business continue to grow and have an acquisitive business plan which will see the group exceed £500m T.O in the next 2-3 years. With a focus on delivering high quality services across a number of sectors they are firmly placed as an employer of choice and market leaders operating as a group structured organisation. The business offer the opportunity for individuals to grow and develop and are keen to ensure the tools are available for you to thrive in a dynamic environment. This role is a 12 month Fixed Term with the view to become permanent.
Your new role as Finance Manager:
As Finance Manager you shall support the Head of Financial Reporting to produce accurate, detailed and timely month and year accounts. Managing a small team you shall operate in a highly commercial role to support and advise on future and current business strategy, partnering with stakeholders across the organisation.
Main Role Duties:
• The Production of Monthly Management accounting information
• Develop process and procedure across the finance function in an ongoing process improvement strategy. and also assist with future implementation of a developed finance system in the future
• Collaboration with internal stakeholders as a business partner. Working closely on future business strategy and focus on the management of the budget and forecasting process
• Management over the production of the group statutory accounts for the entity
• Supervision, development and hiring to the finance team
• Enhancing the commercial detail available, developing internal reporting, board pack detail and the presentation of financial data for internal stakeholders
• Seek to enable the development and training of colleagues.
An interesting and varied role in a growing business this role will play an important part of the continued success across the group. As part of a leading organisation you will be surrounded by like-minded professionals who have the technical and operational expertise for you to learn and grow in your role.
Experience & Qualifications Required to apply:
To be considered for this role you shall hold a full financial qualification ACA/ACCA/CIMA or be QBE in a similar role with a proven track record in a management role. You shall have managed or supervised junior staff and ideally have operated in a large business. A strong business partner and commercially astute you shall have added value in a finance position and worked closely to monitor performance. Strong in the ability to communicate across an organisation you shall also maintain excellent written and oral communication skills and have strong technical skills with a keen eye for detail.
Salary and reward on offer:
This is a diverse and exciting proposition to someone wanting to add value and be part of a growing, acquisitive organisation. You will receive a competitive salary and holiday entitlement and gain the opportunity for growth and progression in your role as the business continues to expand.
This role is being handled by Darren Cadman at Kenton Black Finance
Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.