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Financial Director

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    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits

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    Chelange Joseph

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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A leading Transport company is looking for a new Financial Director to head up their team.

The role will be based near Alfreton.

The Financial Director will be working to oversee and improve the financial outlook of the business.

The Financial Director will also need to be innovative and have experience working under pressure.

Salary - £55,000 -£65,000
Benefits -
Bonus on performance
Monday - Friday

Financial Director

Main Responsibilities

Establish yourself as a key member of the leadership team with a commercial conscience, eye for detail and desire to continually improve.
Build a knowledge of the customer & supplier journey & ensure the accounts department contributes to it positively.
Lead the preparation of the group's first year of audit & develop processes suitable to scale.
Produce effective company reporting packs that focus on actionable key drivers & drive change.
Ensure all staff are trained, motivated & continue to develop to their full potential, be involved in training apprentices & graduates building on their existing financial & accounting acumen.
Utilise systems & automation where possible, allowing the focus of your & the teams time to be on adding value.
Ensure the group's buying power is leveraged & engage in tenders for new supplier contracts where required.
Oversee the group's adherence to financial regulations.
Lead the annual budgeting process.
Assist with funding requirements and manage the group's cash requirements.
Build relationships with external stakeholders.
Conduct on-going risk management and advise the board accordingly.
Maintain the integrity of the companies financial systems.
Oversee accounts payable, accounts receivable, tax, treasury, payroll, financial and management accounting duties.
Accounting Qualification: CIMA/ ACA/ ACCA Preferable

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