Job Description

Assystem Energy & Infrastructure are recruiting for a Finance Manager to work at our customers site in Derby on a 6 months contract basis. 


Role details: 
Role title – Finance Manager
Contract duration – 6 months
Contract type – PAYE via Umbrella – INSIDE IR35
Hours – 37 hours Days (overtime achievable)
Location – Derby 
Key accountabilities will include: 

  • Performance measurement – weekly & monthly KPIs & performance against targets.

  • Enabler of the annual Budget setting and validation exercise.

  • Participation in monthly functional business review, preparation of performance data and presentation to the first line.

  • Ensuring our finance polices and processes are up to date, relevant and aligned to the Rolls-Royce, and defence management systems.

  • Leading our continuing development towards our transition to an integrated finance Management Information Systems.

  • Developing relations and plans with our external statutory auditors, to include the interim, hard close and year end audit processes.

  • Delegate for Financial Controller

  • A leadership role in making sure that we eliminate waste to create the headroom to grow and support the culture change necessary to seize the businesses opportunities.

  • Actively working with the business and associated finance business partners, supporting the Improvement Journey to Process Excellence and pro-actively engaging in improvement activities.

  • Development and promotion of financial awareness within the business.

  • Lead, engage and develop finance staff.

  • Leading and developing the functional risk process to ensure that finance is compliant and integrated with Submarines and the wider finance function.

  • Leading and developing the functional business continuity and sustainability plans.

  • Support towards developing the annual functional business plans and BPD.

My profile

Skills and experience required for this role: 

  •  Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA preferred).

  •  Educated to degree level or equivalent experience.

  • Forecasting, budgeting, and cost accounting experience.

  • Knowledge of financial systems (SAP/HFM).   

  • Experience of running a finance team & development.

  • Implementation of improvement track record.

  • Contract review process experience (IFRS 15).

  • Experience of business planning, reporting and controls.

  • Basic experience in preparation of Business Evaluations/ business cases.

  • Government Accounting & SSCR experience.


**Security clearance**  

Whilst we encourage applications from all nationalities, Assystem within the UK are subject to security and export control restrictions due to the nature of work to be undertaken.  
These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation. 

Eager to find out more? For an informal, confidential conversation about this role or to discuss other opportunities at Assystem within the Energy & Nuclear market please get in touch with Daniel Brookes directly.

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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