Offset Finance Manager

Morson Group
40.00 GBP Hourly
27 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Offset Finance Manager; Based in Barrow; Duration 6 months; Pay Rate: GBP40.00 LTD per hour or GBP32.30 PAYE per hour
We are looking to recruit a Finance Manager to provide support to our client's Head of Finance
As the Offset Finance Manager, you will be providing support to the Head of Finance, the Offset Programme Manager and the wider Offset team. This role is a newly developed role following a successful contract award. Along with a production contract, there is an associated $221M offset obligation for which extensive planning is currently underway
The role will involve a large amount of financial analysis and assessment of various business cases from any part of our client's business, aiming to deliver the offset commitment. It will also involve prioritisation of business cases across the competing business cases and support determining the optimum strategy to discharge the obligation.
This is a varied position, where the successful person will be involved with various stakeholders and projects, performing financial analysis. Business cases will vary in size, value and location, with key focus being on discharging the overall Offset Obligation in the most efficient manner.
The main responsibilities as an Offset Finance Manager will involve:
Determining the operating model for offset business case assessment and implementing.
Assessing inputs from any Business Units for implementation.
Supporting producing relevant financial information and reviewing business cases.
Support on-going reporting of offset progression providing inputs into a monthly Offset review.
Supporting the Finance team in delivering the successful business cases.
Develop the operating model for intercompany trading between the various Business Units
Providing ad-hoc information as required in a timely and quality manner and to support specific offset initiatives and the business as necessary
May be potential to travel to other sites
Skills and qualifications required:
A relevant accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) is essential
Experience of working on internal business cases and/or commercial proposals would be highly desirable
Strong interpersonal, technical and analytical skills.
Strong excel skill set is required for this role
Experience and knowledge of SAP is desirable (although training can be provided)
What we're looking for in you:
You should be able to challenge and question others effectively and possess highly effective communication, persuasion and influencing skills at all levels.
You will be able to build relationships quickly and effectively as well as being able to demonstrate a high level of professionalism when interacting with managers and other Business Units. You should be proactive in seeking continuous improvement.
You will have an ability to grasp key dynamics and financial sensitivities/ key performance indicators of proposed offset opportunities and business plans etc.
Please note that the rate shown is a limited rate.
Morson is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.