Head of Finance

Head of Finance opportunity in Lincolnshire with Dunlop Oil & Marine Ltd
Hays Senior Finance is delighted to be working in partnership with Dunlop Oil and Marine Ltd based in Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire who are looking to recruit a Head of Finance to join their team.

Dunlop Oil & Marine are world leaders in the design, manufacture and supply of hoses for the oil, gas and petrochemical industries, for both offshore and onshore based operations. Their manufacturing plant in Grimsby, UK, has been in operation for over 60 years and is the largest offshore hose manufacturing facility in the world. The confidence in their ability to continue to meet customer expectations is enhanced by their position as part of the Industrial Fluids Solutions Business Unit of ContiTech, which is a Division of Continental AG.

The Head of Finance will have a team of 14 staff with 4 direct reports, and report directly to Business Unit Controller in Germany. This is a pivotal role in ensuring resources are in place for the effective operation of the Financial and Management accounting functions, along with Purchasing and IT by leading and liaising with the responsible department Managers. This will include responsibilities for asset management, working capital, cash-flow forecasting, statutory and tax reporting, capex projects and compliance with internal procedures and Group policies.

The successful candidate will be a finance professional and be a qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA, ICAS) with at least 5 years’ experience of operating at a senior level, and previous experience working within industry or Professional Practice. You will be highly commercial, a strong team manager and be able to communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation, both at local and Group level.

This is an exciting time to join Dunlop Oil and Marine Ltd and if you feel you have the drive and the passion to help them to achieve their mission, they can offer you a role that is not only hugely satisfying but brings great benefits and a stimulating and supportive working environment. In return they are offering an excellent salary, company car, bonus, private health, 26 days holiday and a range of other benefits including free parking and on-site gym.

For more information about the role and organisation please visit or for an informal discussion please contact Sue Smith, Director at Hays, on 01472 330131/07774 842092 or please click ‘apply now’ with your up-to-date CV.

Closing date for all applications will be on Monday 4th February 2019

Interviews with Dunlop Oil & Marine Ltd will be held on Monday 11th February time’s tbc
For more detailed information, or to view other vacancies with this organisation, please visit our dedicated recruitment website 


Job type:
Manufacturing & Production
Senior Finance Qualified
£60,000 - £65,000 plus benefits
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Talk to Sue Smith, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Grimsby

Ground Floor, Unit 2, Acorn Business Park, Moss Road, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, DN32 0LW

Telephone: 01472 330131

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