Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: BBBH163_1506616174
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 28, 2017 17:29

Job Description

Harper May is working with a world renowned whisky manufacturer and retailer. This global brand has been distilling whisky for over 400 years and this heritage is what has attracted endorsement from some of the worlds biggest celebrities and sporting icons. The company produces both single grain and malt, as well as blended and bourbon and these products can be found in bars and pubs across the UK and London. The company is looking for a Finance Manager to join their growing team in the London office. The role will involve both commercial and financial accounting and will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to be at the heart of a FTSE 100 listed company.


Key Requirements:

  • Producing investment appraisals and profitability analysis for new brand partnerships
  • Ensuring accurate budgeting and forecasting for the distilleries
  • Business partnering with the commercial and senior teams to ensure effective strategies for growth
  • Will produce management information packs that will be reviewed by the board
  • Analysis of development options in regards to the European market
  • Producing cash flow forecasts and bi-annual cash flow forecasts
  • Will oversee balance sheet reconciliations and the VAT return process
  • Overseeing the development of two direct reports

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Is ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • Has experience within the Fast Moving Consumer Goods industry
  • Previously has had experience in a similar position
  • A university degree would be highly advantageous
  • Has an analytical mind with strong numerical skills
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines