Finance Director


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March 10, 2023
Job Type
£80000 - £110000 per annum
Start date
Contact Name
Darren Cadman
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Company details and job overview:

Based in East Lancashire, this dynamic multi-site retail business operate across the UK and have a proud and prestigious history spanning decades of successful trading. With a number of revenue streams and further expansion plans in the near future, they are searching for a commercially astute Finance Director to take the reins of finance. They are seen as a retail business focused on delivering quality and value. With a client base spanning the UK they are offering a competitive salary with a number of enhanced benefits.

Salary and Enhanced Benefits include:
Salary up to £110,000 p.a. Company car allowance. DIS, enhanced holiday entitlement, private medical and company pension scheme.

Your new role as Finance Director:

Taking the lead in Finance, this senor level appointment shall take the reins and develop a team of 9. The lead for the commercial finance management, you shall be pivotal to delivering business plans and strategic direction as well as taking the responsibility for budgets and forecasting, working closely as a key partner to key senior stakeholders.

Main Role Duties:
• Oversee the preparation of monthly and year end accounts in line with applicable accounting standards.
• To review and improve the month end process and production of the management accounts pack.
• Ensure that all VAT, PAYE & NI payments and returns are completed and submitted on time.
• To support the Commercial Data Analyst in providing key period data to the business in line with evolving requirements.
• To be responsible for organising overnight deposits of excess funds.
• To continually review potential cost saving and profit generating activities.
• To oversee the preparation of payments to concessions, customers and creditors.
• Be the primary contact and lead for all audit, tax and banking requirements whilst ensuring any required data is delivered promptly and accurately.

Experience & Qualifications Required to apply:

To be considered you shall be ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified with a proven track record of adding value in a senior finance position. Commercially astute and able to develop processes, you shall have the skills to enhance outputs from a finance function as well as being commercially focused to drive business performance. You shall have experience in the retail sector and have a proven track record of adding value in a similar role.

Salary and reward on offer:

Working in a business who have a proven track record of developing their proposition in a competitive environment, this role is rewarded with a number of benefits which include company car allowance, death in service, private medical and enhanced holiday package. As FD you shall have the drive change and business performance in a market leading, fast paced retail business who are also in growth.

This role is being handled by Darren Cadman – Kenton Black Finance

Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a market leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.

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