Chief Finance Officer - OMEX

09 May 20222022-05-09
Cambridge

A third generation, successful family-owned business, OMEX are leaders specialising in a unique range of plant nutrients, crop health promoters, wastewater treatments, and have growth ambitions in sustainable food production and renewable energy markets.

A very attractive opportunity has arisen to head up the finance function for three group companies, OMEX Agriculture Ltd, OMEX Environmental Ltd and OMEX Agri fluids Ltd.

Based in their Cambridge office, you will work very closely with the finance teams, company MDs, Company Secretary and Chairman. This role will unite the finance functions and you will be instrumental in implementing systems and procedures for a coherent finance policy across the group in line with an organisation of its size whilst not losing the family feel.

In this role you will:

  • Make a key contribution to the financial strategy and managing the financial infrastructure to support growth
  • Develop better budgetary & management reporting controls, working closely with the Managing Directors of the individual businesses.
  • Managing key stakeholder relations, funding, and working capital.
  • Support operational and commercial activity to ensure new tenders, trading, pricing, and contracts are designed for optimal returns.
  • Oversee foreign currency, and treasury management
  • Ensure regulatory compliance, and all levels of statutory reporting and taxation.
  • Longer term company secretarial and legal strategy.

Candidates will be able to demonstrate the following experience or aptitude.

  • Qualified accountant with experience of operating at FD / CFO level
  • A thorough understanding of financial leadership ideally in a sizable process manufacturing business.
  • Able to demonstrate excellent performance in leadership, communication, planning and autonomy competencies
  • Good understanding of complex ERP systems.

This is a long-term opportunity for an ambitious individual wanting to make their mark on an organisation and work closely with a dynamic team. The reward package has been carefully considered to provide a positive incentive.

Pratap Partnership are retained on this opportunity on an exclusive basis. Charlotte Morgan-Smith is leading on the recruitment campaign, all direct or agency applications will be forwarded directly to her. For further information please contact her on charlotte@pratappartnership.com .