Senior Finance Manager (United Kingdom)

Birmingham area | MT member | Fast growing global firm | Attractive salary with company car + bonus

Ready to take on a this nice opportunity as the Senior Finance Manager within a global firm?

Are you a real team player? Do you like working in a fast growing international company? Are you referred to as the “financial rock” that keeps the business in check and challenges the business based on carefully designed key figures? Can you challenge the business?

Our client is a solid global player within their market that designs, manufactures and implements their solutions, fully tailor made for their clients. The have control of the full value chain!

The growth over the past years has been incredible thanks to laser sharp focus on the customer needs and speed of execution. The international platform of the group combined with an impressive solution arsenal from the different production sites and engineering teams, implies a highly adaptive organisation.

To drive their next level of growth, our client is currently looking for a seasoned Senior Finance Manager, a strategic role with a seat at the local management team. You will report to the Group Finance Director.

The location of this role is in the Birmingham area (United Kingdom)

Your role

Finance management & reporting

  • Responsible for the local finance management in all aspects
  • Accounting
  • Close collaboration with HQ
  • Tax compliance (VAT and corporate tax)
  • Annual statement

Finance Business partnering

  • Budgeting, forecasting and challenging of the business input
  • Financial planning
  • Close collaboration with various departments. You will work closely with the business director, group controlling, group finance and local partners.
  • Project controlling
  • Optimization projects

The ideal candidate

  • 10- 15 years’ experience within finance, at least 2-5 years’ experience within this specific role
  • Master degree with finance or economics
  • Analytically strong
  • Native English speaker
  • Experience with SAP is an asset
  • Empathy
  • Structured thinker and well organized.
  • Strong communication skills, more listening than speaking
  • Nice manager and person to work with!

The offer

  • Highly competitive gross salary for the senior professional
  • Company car
  • Bonus
  • Insurance coverages
  • Work from home
  • Growth opportunities

About Key Figures Recruitment

Key Figures is a specialized niche finance recruitment firm based in Belgium and operating across Europe. We support our clients by helping them attract high performing Finance professionals focusing on key figures and critical processes to increase the profitability of your organization. We offer executive search, permanent recruitment services as well as short to midterm interim management solutions. We are also the producers of the first fully finance focused Podcast for the Finance community, The Key Figures Podcast.

This role is managed within Key Figures  by Bright Obeng, ex-Senior Business Controller with more than 10 experience within finance & controlling, who knows this role very well.