Group Finance Director, Manufacturing Sector, East Yorkshire

03 April 20242024-04-03
East Yorkshire & Humberside
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Would you like to join a dynamic and rapidly expanding manufacturing business headquartered north of Hull? With a commitment to innovation, excellence, and sustainable growth, they are a leader in their industry, serving diverse markets globally. As they continue to embark on a journey of expansion, they are seeking a visionary and strategic Group Finance Director to join their executive team.

As the Group Finance Director, you will be a key member of the executive leadership team, responsible for driving the financial strategy and performance of the organisation. Leading a talented finance team, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the ambitious growth plans, ensuring financial integrity, and maximising profitability across the group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute financial strategies to support the company's growth objectives, driving profitability, and shareholder value.
  • Provide strategic financial guidance and insights to the executive team and board of directors.
  • Oversee all aspects of financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, and reporting processes.
  • Lead financial analysis to evaluate business performance, identify areas for improvement, and optimize resource allocation.
  • Manage treasury functions, including cash flow management, capital raising, and risk management strategies.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and accounting standards.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement within the finance function, implementing best practices and leveraging technology to enhance efficiency.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with external stakeholders, including investors, lenders, and regulatory bodies.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified accountant
  • Proven track record of success in a senior finance leadership role within a manufacturing or industrial environment.
  • Extensive experience in financial planning and analysis, strategic planning, and financial modeling.
  • Excellent leadership skills with the ability to inspire and motivate teams to achieve common goals.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strategic thinker with a proactive and solutions-oriented mindset.


  • Competitive salary package commensurate with experience.
  • Pension scheme and healthcare benefits.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • A collaborative and inclusive company culture that values diversity and innovation.

Please contact Gillian McBride for full details and a candidate pack

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