We are keen to consider ambitious Financial Controllers ready to step up into a broader role as well as proven FDs.
The Howarth Timber Group has over 175 years' trading experience during which time it has grown to provide not only the widest range of products, but expertise, service and knowledge you can rely on. Customers are at the heart of everything they do.
With a nationwide network of branches supplying timber and building materials, dedicated manufacturing divisions supplying specialist windows and doors and timber engineering services, the Howarth Timber Group is focused on providing market leading choice, quality, service and value.
The Group Finance Director of Howarth Timber must be able to bring additional commercial and operational bandwidth to the senior management team whilst also maintaining a hands-on familiarity with the financial detail of the company.
You will work with directors of both the Group and subsidiary companies to create and analyse quality, accurate and timely information but at the same time also ensuring adequate financial controls are in place to safeguard Company assets. Your commercial support with the Group budgeting & forecasting process and the 3-year planning cycle will be key to understanding the business, challenging business assumptions and providing useful strategic commentary.
The successful candidate will have a background in a manufacturing and / or wholesale environment.
Beyond the technical skills, the common thread between candidates will be their interest in working proactively within the business, building relationships at every level and ensuring that the finance team (including 3 FCs) are inspired, developed and retained.
You will be a confident communicator and capable of working on your own initiative. The business values it’s people and provides a friendly and collaborative environment in which everyone can flourish.
We are shortlisting this role in early May so please forward your CV along with details of your current salary and benefits package without delay.
Registered Office: St John's House, 54 St John's Square, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4JL
Company registration number: 04916375. VAT no. GB853 421 340