A market leader within the global Poultry industry, Aviagen broiler breeders supply day-old grandparent and parent stock chicks to customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. These breeders are among the most recognised and respected in the industry, with a proven record of success in addition to a large and loyal global customer base.
Owned by the EW Group, Aviagen play a key role in providing grandparent and parent stock that supplies a large proportion of the world’s poultry consumption, employing more than 5,200 employees worldwide, has a distribution network serving customers in over 100 countries and with wholly owned operations in Australia, South America, Europe, India, South Africa and the USA.
Aviagen in the UK comprises two businesses, one which provides the Parent Stock Distribution serving the UK, Greek and Cypriot Markets, and one which provides the Breeding platform for the business including Pedigree Operations and R&D.
We are seeking to appoint a Finance Director to manage the Parent Stock Distribution business which will serve UK, Greek and Cypriot Markets.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Finance Leader to join a respected and established market leader and drive value through an already well performing business unit.
The individual will assume responsibility for the following;
We are looking to appoint an inspiring finance leader with experience in a related FMCG, production or manufacturing environment.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of delivering financial reports accurately and to tight deadlines within a fast-paced business environment, and strong experience of leading and developing teams.
Given the organisation operates alongside a number of European business units, and has engagement with a shared services function, it is important the individual is able to work collaboratively and build strong relationships across business functions.
It is essential the success successful candidate holds a professional qualification (CA, ACCA, CIMA) and preferably a relevant business-related degree.
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