Finance Manager

Are you a strategic thinker with a keen eye for financial analysis and management? Do you excel at driving financial performance, ensuring compliance, and guiding business decisions? Are you ambitious, driven and looking for a challenge? If so, we invite you to join our team as a Finance Manager at Special Melted Products.

About Us: SMP is a dynamic and rapidly growing manufacturing company dedicated to being the leading provider of high-integrity re-melted materials and components to the global market. As a market leader, we prioritize innovation, integrity, and excellence in all our endeavors. We are now seeking a seasoned Finance Manager to lead our financial operations and contribute to our continued success.

Position Overview: As the Finance Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the financial strategy and performance of the company. You will be responsible for overseeing financial planning, analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and reporting, and working capital management ensuring accurate and insightful financial insights to support key business decisions. Additionally, you will manage a team of financial professionals, fostering their growth and development while maintaining a collaborative and results-driven environment. This position will have a very clear progression to Financial Controller in a short period with full support and training provided.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement financial strategies to optimize the company’s financial performance and growth.
  • Prepare accurate financial reports, including P&L statements, balance sheets, and cash flow projections.
  • Lead budgeting and forecasting processes, aligning financial plans with business objectives.
  • Conduct in-depth financial analysis to identify trends, opportunities, and areas for improvement.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to provide financial insights and support strategic initiatives.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with relevant financial regulations and standards.
  • Manage and mentor a team of finance professionals, fostering their skills and career development.


  • Professional Accounting qualification (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • Proven experience 5 years in financial management, preferably in manufacturing.
  • Strong understanding of financial regulations, accounting principles, and budgeting processes.
  • Proficiency in financial software and tools (e.g., Excel, ERP systems) for analysis and reporting.
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities for effective collaboration.
  • Leadership experience with a track record of developing and managing high-performing teams.


  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and retirement plans.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement within a dynamic organization.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment that values innovation and creativity.

If you are a results-oriented finance professional who thrives in a fast-paced, high growth environment and is passionate about driving financial success, we encourage you to apply. Join us in making a meaningful impact at SMP ltd. To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and achievements to

SMP ltd is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Application Deadline: November 2023

Location: Sheffield

Job Type: Full-time