Contract Finance Manager

Location
Oxford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Jan 2019
Closes
18 Feb 2019
Ref
compass/TP/16802/49977
Contact
Ms Sara Noad
Job Function
Administration
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you seeking your next role within Finance that will enable you to develop your career within a commercially driven, fast paced FTSE30 business? Would you relish the opportunity to join a market leading and diverse food services organisation within a unique location?

This role will provide commercial finance support to the Account Director whilst retaining alignment to the UK Finance community. The role will deliver robust management reporting to the on-site team, create insightful reporting for all key stakeholders whilst also managing the day-to-day finance responsibilities such as forecasting and financial control.

We’re 60,000 talented people bringing you all of the great tasting food, memorable experiences and vital support services that can transform every day into a great day. All of the little things that make the world of difference and boost the wellbeing of millions. From outstanding restaurant experiences, enhancing sporting events and feeding thousands of school children, patients, workers and military personnel, to delivering warm welcomes, clean buildings and safe environments. We’re here to inspire, protect, nourish and energise

If there’s an opportunity to innovate we’ll find it. It means we’re obsessed with the details and we’re always raising the bar higher so we can make our clients’ businesses better. And frankly it makes for a really exciting place to work! The Finance Manager opportunity we are currently recruiting for offers you the opportunity to join one of the most prestigious and iconic names within the world today. 

Main responsibilities
As the Finance Manager you will provide commercial finance support to the Contract Partnership Director & Senior Leadership team, whilst retaining alignment to the UK Finance community.  This is a unique opportunity to join our team on-site, within a contract where we seek to leverage the very best of our market-leading organisation. The focus will be on developing long-term strategies that focus on constant and continuous innovation.

This is a  operationally focused opportunity, which will see you support the on-site team. You will act as a business partner on site, driving forward our capabilities, seeking efficiencies and implementing improvements to our way of working. You will also drive robust financial controls at contract level & be heavily involved with the completion of weekly, monthly and annual forecasting.

In return, you will have the opportunity to train and develop your skills and make the most of your career. We believe that our people are our business, so along with the tools and support you need to get to where you want to go, well make sure you have fun along the way. We are dedicated to creating a positive place where the best people want to work.     

Ideal candidate

To fit in with us, and for us to be right for you; you will be a part qualified in ACA, CIMA or ACCA and have demonstrable month end experience, gained within a complex organisation. In addition to this, you will be confidently able to support with the forecasting and budgeting process; experience ideally gained within a contract driven environment. You will be an outstanding analyst, with the ability to positively challenge as a business partner. This role would also be well suited to an individual who is making their first move within industry, from a practice environment.

If you think this role is for you and would like to obtain further information regarding salary or role specifics prior to making an application, please contact me sara.noad@compass-group.co.uk