Commercial Finance Director

90000.00 - 100000.00 GBP Annual + GBP90000 - GBP100000/annum
13 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cherry Professional are engaged to search for a commercially focused Finance Director to join an established Business Unit of a Multinational Company based in Nottingham. Part of a global PLC, this GBP150m+ Business Unit has an international customer base and is anticipating significant growth in the next two year period through the acquisition of new contracts.

This is a highly visible and strategic business parenting role where you will need to understand, anticipate and deliver key stake holder needs both internally and externally.

- Leading, coaching and developing the Finance team
- Leading the continuous improvement of processes and change initiatives
- Manage regional financial analysis including but not limited to revenue recognition, client profitability and operational KPIs
- Produce financial reports. Draw attention to key trends and issues, and advise on how they should be addressed.
- Build and maintain effective working relationships with the other members of the Business Leadership Team, providing information and advice in support of business decisions.
- Build, lead and motivate a diverse and effective team. Empower team members to take responsibility and accountability.
- Establish and implement short and long-range departmental goals, objectives, policies, and operating procedures
- Presenting financial results during business reviews

The ideal candidate will be a results driven, qualified (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) with a strong academic profile
You will possess proven experience as a senior finance leader and commercial business partner within a large complex international business operating with a global supplier and customer base.

Accustomed to working in a matrix reporting structure you will have excellent stake-holder management skills and have an adaptable and customer centric approach. A credible leader with gravitas and a personable style you will have a proven ability to build high performance finance teams. Comfortable in the detail you will have strong analytical ability and previous experience of implementing and developing ERP systems. Proactive, solutions focussed and with a can-do attitude you will naturally strive for efficiencies and continuous improvement.

For an ambitious individual this opportunity offers strong career progression.

Six figure salary + Car allowance + bonus + full benefits

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client