Group Finance Director - Staffordshire
Our exclusive client is an autonomous c.£50m turnover business with sites around the country and a head office in Staffordshire. It is a market leading Industrial Products Wholesaler with several well-established and highly respected brands.
The business, which is profitable and cash rich, has undergone considerable change in the past year and is now enjoying a period of growth. Further growth is expected to be driven both organically and by acquisition.
We now wish to appoint a new Finance Director to be part of this exciting chapter in the company’s history.
The role will be all encompassing. Leading a finance team of approximately a dozen people, together with a small IT function, the Finance Director will be responsible for all aspects of Financial Management and Control in the business. Critically, he/she will work closely with the CEO and board colleagues in developing and delivering an ambitious commercial strategy for the business. This will include hands on involvement in major capital investment projects and acquisition activity.
Appropriate candidates will be fully qualified accountants with a strong intellect and impressive interpersonal skills.
Ideally, you will have previous experience in a high-volume trading environment which could have been gained in a manufacturing, wholesale or retail business. Previous experience of import and export activities would be a distinct advantage.
In return, we offer a competitive base salary, car allowance, health cover and pension. Additionally, you will participate in significant, uncapped bonus scheme which will be guaranteed in Year 1.
Being positioned near the motorway network, the business is easily commutable from South Cheshire, Staffordshire and the West Midlands.
Please apply with a full CV and remuneration details via the link.