Finance Director Lancashire


Finance Director Lancashire

Finance Director Lancashire

£65,000-£75,000 plus future MBO potential

Our client is a privately owned manufacturing and service business, with clients across the UK and internationally. The company is growing rapidly and now wishes to recruit a Finance Director to join the senior management team.

Reporting to the owner/Managing Director, the role will be diverse and focused on the monthly/annual financial routines to produce timely and accurate management information;  develop an appropriate working capital structure to accommodate growth; and input into the commercial and strategic future of the business. This will be a diverse role and will include the following:

  • Managing key external relationships, including accountants, lawyers, tax advisers, insurance brokers, financiers and other stakeholders
  • Managing administration, information platforms and processes
  • Contractual matters for suppliers and customers
  • Liaising with Heads of department including manufacturing, sales, service/maintenance and installations
  • Staff management
  • Management of capex

To be successful, you will be a commercially focussed qualified finance professional with experience gained in a demanding, high growth business (ideally with manufacturing and servicing experience), where you have made a significant contribution to the success of the company through strategic input into key commercial and operational decisions. Key attributes for the role include:

  • A hands on, “can do” approach
  • A team oriented focus, with a natural motivational and coaching style
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong experience in cost control
  • Strategic focus in relation to commercial and contractual matters
  • Systems, process and control orientation with a focus on KPIs and continuous improvement

In summary, you will be an ambitious individual who seeks a challenge, with a wish to make your mark on an already very successful business. Future prospects are very exciting with the possibility of a buyout within the next 2-3 years.

If you are interested please email your CV to