Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Finance Manager - Food Trading - London

Location: South East and London

County / State: London

Job type: Permanent

Category: Finance

Reference: DRB894284

Consultant: Dave Broadbent

Salary: £38,000 - £45,000 per annum


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Finance professional to become an integral part of the senior leadership team at this food trading business. Working with suppliers and customers across the UK and Europe the business is growing and needs additional support in the Finance function. Reporting to the company Director and overseeing a small supporting team you will have three initial areas for focus.

Job Description

  • Reviewing and building the capability of the finance function and implementing appropriate processes to drive the business forward
  • Actively contributing to the business strategy, partnering with the sales team by providing robust management accounting information to allow confident decision making
  • Ensuring the reporting and regulatory requirements are met in relation to Month End, Board Reporting, Tax, Audit, Foreign Exchange and Budgeting.

This is a complex environment with many changing variable such as cost of goods, transportation, storage, currency fluctuations. As such we are looking for someone with Financial Management experience in a Sales environment or from a professional accounting services firm who is able to improve margins and profitability. You will also have excellent leadership skills and be able to demonstrate experience in making change happen.

The office is centrally located in London with easy access to the tube network and overground networks at Kings Cross and Liverpool Street.

Send your CV today for consideration.

Ref DRB894284 By Focus Management

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