We are
Masters of Malt



  • United kingdom
  • England
  • Bury-st-edmunds

Permanent contract


The company

BOORTMALT is the world leader malting company with 3 million tonnes production capacity. The group is present on 5 continents with 27 malting plants. Boortmalt's expertise is widely acknowledged by brewers and distillers who rely on the supply of top quality barley malt.The Boortmalt Group is a fully owned subsidiary of the agricultural and agribusiness cooperative Axereal. Our relationship with Axereal, Europe's largest grain cooperative, ensures us access to high quality barley year round.

Main tasks

The UK Finance Manager (FM) leads the local Finance team to provide financial management for the UK business units.

As part of the UK & Regional Leadership Team the FM is business partner to the General Manager and will work with peers across the regional functions to develop and improve effectiveness of the local business. 

Specifically the Finance Manager has responsibility for the following

  • Timely monthly accounts closing and reporting to group deadlines
  • Clean financial statements and audits 
  • Corporate Income Tax returns and other fiscal filings in liaison with external tax consultants;
  • Ensure budgeting, forecasting, corporate financial reporting, financial analysis and business plans are produced in a timely manner and are fit for purpose
  • Monthly cash flow 
  • Working capital forecast and management; 
  • To monitor business performance and lead with the operating head the development of corrective actions if needed in particular commercial margins and site performance
  • Ad hoc financial analyses;
  • Contribute to Group financial process improvement and maintain controls integrity;
  • Critically evaluate Capex proposals, monitor spending and  authorise as appropriate;
  • Maintain relationship with auditors, tax advisers, banks, government agencies, suppliers & customers etc
  • Manage finance teams ensuring training and development needs are met
  • Payroll handling and processing with guidance of HR and support of an external provider
Master we are looking for ? Master recherché
  • We are looking for a fully qualified accountant (eg CIMA, ACCA, ACMA etc) with significant experience in an industrial setting - e.g. FMCG, manufacturing etc.
  • Experience in business partnering the senior team in business or sizable business unit. 
  • Leading a team and team management is a required skill. 
  • Advanced skills in MS Office - specifically Excel. Experience in the use and interrogation of ERP systems is essential. (JDE is advantageous). 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills particularly in terms of relationship management
Masters of Malt's treasure Trésor des Masters of Malt

We offer an attractive salary and benefits package and as part of a global organization can offer career opportunities internationally. As Masters of Malt we want to be a great employer, focusing on flexibility, inclusion, collaboration and health and wellbeing. We live our values, putting people at the heart of what we do.

“Strive” - our ambition is to be the best maltster that's why every day we commit to challenge ourselves to achieve the highest level.

“Care” - our strength is magnificent when we care for our earth, our colleagues and our business partners. We encourage trust, respect and treat each other with respect. We believe that Diversity makes us stronger.

“Inspire” - We adopt a long-term orientation delivering sustainable performance through innovation and digitization, becoming praised Masters of Malt.

“Explore” – thinking out of the box and embracing pioneer ideas to become a source of motivation, we like challenging the status quo to develop full potential.