Finance Manager - 12 month contract - Aberdeen

Finance Manager (12 month contract)
Ref: 149 Date Posted: Sunday 19 Mar 2023

Vero is partnering exclusively with a world leader in providing a range of services to the on and offshore oil and gas industry to recruit an interim Finance Manager for a period of 12 months.


Who is our client:

For over 40 years our client has excelled at providing customised solutions to their clients in some of the harshest and most remote environments around the world. Our client currently operates in 18 countries and employs over 2000 staff globally, with active operations across 125 sites.


The opportunity:

To join a market leading organisation on an interim basis, to provide critical support as the Finance Manager, partnering closely with the Finance Director and a range of key stakeholders.


The role:

This is an interim position for a period of approximately 12 months, providing maternity leave cover, reporting directly to the Finance Director. The UKCS Finance Manager will lead the finance support to the Offshore business and ensure an efficient financial process, supporting the management of the business through monthly actual/ forecast reporting, and facilitating its growth aspiration.

Working with a highly supportive and engaging Finance Director, you will get the opportunity to provide real value to the finance function, in what is a highly visible role.



• Responsible for monthly income statement reporting for the region, preparing actual results versus forecast variances, corporate plan and monthly forecast

• Provide leadership and day to day management of the Finance team

• Support Operations Directors to maximise opportunities and support productivity measures to enhance commercial performance

• Work with operations and business development teams to manage Annual Operating Plan and monthly forecast preparation

• Support and guide the team in completion of monthly contractual billing, supporting development of direct reports and wider team

• Lead Balance Sheet reconciliations for regional and SOX review

• Partner with senior management of the business, supporting the finance and operations teams to deliver exceptional client service

• Support business tender activity in the Offshore business, supporting the business’ significant growth aspirations

• Support ongoing review of client payments to maximise business cash flow


Who we’re looking for:

To be considered, you must have previous experience working as a Finance Manager or Financial Controller, with the ability to hit the ground running. You will be a seasoned people manager with the ability to lead and mentor. You will have impeccable attention to detail, plus a real desire to provide a high quality financial management service to a range of stakeholders.


Please apply in confidence by following the link below. If you’d like further information before applying, please email