Finance Director - Derbyshire Aggregates

19 January 20222022-01-19
North Derbyshire

An outstanding opportunity for a Finance Director to join a successful SME with huge ambitions for growth.

Derbyshire Aggregates was established in 1984 and due to dynamic growth they have positioned themselves as industry leaders ,  the market leader for the supply of material for Resin bound surfacing, specialist aggregates for landscaping,  pebble dashing and flooring in addition to the extensive specialist aggregates. A major supplier to the highways industry, the business is exceptionally well placed to capitalise on the opportunity to grow significantly over the coming years.

The Finance Director is a newly created role to support the Managing Director to lead the current business plan. The main personal objectives will include.

  • Provide robust controls and working capital management to protect the business and create a positive future
  • Add commercial strength to the board
  • Assist the Managing Director in running all aspects of the company
  • Set and lead all aspects of the financial strategy
  • Producing regular and ad hoc management information for the business to make key decisions
  • Develop and control the company’s annual operating budget to ensure that all financial targets are met and financial and statutory regulations complied with


We are looking for an exceptional individual for this opportunity.

  • Significant financial knowledge and experience – qualified accountant with at least 8 years’ post qualification experience, ACA, ACCA or CIMA
  • Capable to balance corporate best-practice and the agility of an SME
  • Strong values around people development
  • Strategic thinking – the ability to create and implement long-term plans to maximise business performance
  • Commercial orientation / acumen – to ability to add value; a commercial mindset and the ability to develop this within others

This is a very attractive opportunity that will offer a positive long-term challenge for the most ambitious of candidates. A remuneration package has been set to attract and reward the very best talent.

Pratap Partnership have been retained on this assignment on an exclusive basis. All direct applications will be forwarded onto Gillian McBride