Finance Operations Manager - Scottish Borders

£30,000 - £40,000 plus excellent benefits - Industry & Commerce - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2443 Date Posted: Tuesday 24 Apr 2018

iMultiply are delighted to be exclusively supporting a highly commercial business in the Scottish Borders with the appointment of a Finance Operations Manager.

The Company

This highly commercial and forward-thinking business are going through a significant period of positive change as they look to create a platform & foundation that will leave a lasting legacy with the ability to constantly facilitate further growth/expansion.

The Role

The position of Finance Operations Manager will work very closely with the Director of Finance & Operations to enhance processes, procedures and controls whilst providing valuable commercial insight to influence decision making and strategy. To be considered for this opportunity you will ideally be a qualified Accountant that strives to constantly add value and has the capability of business partnering with non-financial stakeholders. The employer is also open to an individual looking to make their first move into industry from an Accountancy Practice/Firm.

On Offer

The position of Finance Operations Manager will offer a salary of £30,000 - £40,000 plus a highly competitive benefits package. The office premises are commutable from Selkirk, Galashiels, Earlston, Melrose, Kelso, Hawick, Innerleithen, Coldstream, Lauder and Midlothian.

You will be involved in but not restricted to the following duties:

  • Reporting to and deputising for the Director of Finance & Operations
  • Managing a small finance team: part qualified, transactional and administrators
  • Business partnering with senior non-financial stakeholders
  • Involvement in high value and business critical projects
  • Enhancing processes, procedures & controls
  • Monthly and annual financial reporting
  • Budgeting setting and monitoring
  • Short, medium and long-term forecasting
  • Maintenance of fixed asset register
  • Assisting with systems development and enhancements

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have the following experience:

  • Qualified Accountant however finalist or qualified by experience will be considered with excellent practical experience
  • Exposure to both financial & management accounting
  • Ability to business partner with non-financial stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient user of Excel

Please do not hesitate to contact John Gilbertson on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion regarding this excellent opportunity.