Finance Manager - Catering

Job Title: Finance Manager - Catering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: TJ0712_CFM_1544175476
Contact Name: Tom Johnstone
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently looking for a Finance Manager to join a Listed business based in Central London.

Reporting in to the Divisional Finance Direcotr this is an opportunity for a commercially focussed accountant to join a high growth listed business.


  • Finance business partner to the Catering Director and operations team, supporting all financial & commercial aspects of the catering contract
  • Support the Finance Director and the wider Finance & Commercial team in the accurate, consistent and timely completion of all Month End activities
  • Manage processes, reporting, analysis of Catering financial performance
  • Providing commercial analysis & reporting.
  • P&L and balance sheet management
  • Budgeting, forecasting, risk & opportunity tracking
  • Lead & develop a team of 3
  • Client commercial support & reporting.
  • Supply chain financial management
  • Development and implementation of improved commercial processes
  • Work within the Commercial Framework and manage the Key Controls
  • Develop a sound understanding of the Operation, the Contracts and an awareness to identify and support the Commercial team in the mitigation or conversion of all risks and opportunities
  • To develop and maintain a professional and proactive business relationship with all levels of client's representatives; promoting the Company and development of services.
  • Support the Catering Director and Finance Director with all ad-hoc tasks and duties


  • Qualified accountant
  • Commercial/financial experience in a services/contract environment.
  • Ability to build strong client relationships
  • The ability to communicate and work effectively with clients, operations, suppliers and teams at all levels.
  • Essential to work in a well-organised and orderly manner.
  • Numerate, accurate and confident and have the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Leadership & development of the team
  • A high focus on quality, presentation and accuracy
  • A clear understanding of the need for confidentiality
  • A high level of computer literacy, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • A high level of awareness of the market within which the business operates.