Lead Finance Manager - Projects - Greater Manchester

£55-65K + Bonus + Benefits - Finance
Ref: 36 Date Posted: Wednesday 12 Feb 2020
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We are currently recruiting for a Lead Finance Manager for the Investment & Appraisals team of a large FMCG business based in Manchester.

As a Lead Finance Manager within the Investments & Appraisals team you will be responsible for providing an impartial challenge to the business for any capital or strategic related spend. Part of your position will be to:

  • Partner with various departments to produce robust investment appraisals
  • Drive improved quality, assessing and challenging proposals
  • Challenge investment decisions at executive level
  • Partner other finance teams to make sure approaches and assumptions are aligned
  • Ensure all appraisals are produced and progressed through the appropriate approval processes accurately and efficiently

To be successful in this position you will be:

  • ACA Qualified (Big 4 preferable) 
  • Have experience working in a large complex business
  • Be confident in managing and influencing a variety of stakeholders
  • Have first rate communication skills both written and verbal

In return, as well as a competitive basic salary of £55-65,000 Base Salary, you will be compensated with a generous benefits package including:

  • 28 days holiday
  • Annual incentive scheme / Bonus
  • Various Discounts
  • Pension with up to 10% employer contributions

This is truly an exceptional opportunity to work in a team and role that has touch points with so many parts of a growing and instantly recognisable FMCG business. You will be working in an innovative and driven team who are motivated by making the best possible investment decisions for the business to continue on its growth trajectory.

For more information, do not hesitate to apply!