About James Clay and Sons
James Clay and Sons are an importer, distributor, and brand builder of craft beers from Europe, USA, and Japan with a group turnover of c. £30m. Alongside a goal to deliver interesting and exciting beers from around the world, James Clay and Sons have built strong working relationships both with the craft brewers from whom we import directly and our customers. Our customers range from bar owners and multiple pub operators, wholesalers, restaurateurs, and large multiple retailers.
James Clay and Sons fully owns and operates two additional businesses to create a Group of companies:
Are you James Clay and Sons next Head of Finance in Brighouse, West
Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will be responsible for the Group’s day-to-day financial management, and will play a key role in setting strategy and delivering results for an ambitious company.
Ideally, you will be ambitious and experienced in business accounting and hold an accountancy qualification (ACA or CIMA). You will need to have a desire to apply your skills to a family-owned SME where your contribution is clear and valued. And whilst a passion for world class beer is not strictly required, it is a likely outcome when working in a team focused on delivering exciting beer experiences through expectational flavour!
Your role as Head of Finance...
This Head of Finance opportunity is extremely hands-on, and you will be responsible for a broad range of activities, including the preparation of management accounts, cash flow and financial forecasting.
We’ll get great beers to great bars, shops and restaurants. We’ll build a portfolio of the finest beers in the world. We’ll sell the distinct, the interesting and the flat–out delicious; the homegrown and the far flung; the good, the great and the greater still. We’ll go wherever the beer takes us, and we’ll bring it to the cellars, fridges, taps and shelves of our customers.
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