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Finance Director

Ref No: FVF/FD/09/23

Location: Omagh
Closing Date: 2nd October 2023

Fane Valley Feeds wish to recruit a commercially astute Finance Director to join the management team based at our Omagh mill.

The Role:

  • Support the management team with the development and implementation of the strategic plan and associated action plan for the business;
  • Establishing financial measurement standards and developing systems to monitor performance against targets;
  • Evaluating and reporting departmental performance with the Managing Director and other key managers;
  • Support management in a review of finance and administration activities of Fane Valley Feeds and related group businesses to ensure maximum efficiencies are delivered within the group;
  • Ensure that research and development expenditure is clearly identified and captured within the group’s wider tax management strategy;
  • Create implement and operate budgeting and management controls;
  • Contribute to the ethos of continuous improvement and performance management;
  • In conjunction with the Group IT Manager support the development, management and implementation of the Information technology strategy for the business;
  • Responsible for the development of all employees within your area of responsibility.

The Person:

  • Qualified accountant holding ACA/ACCA/CIMA professional qualification;
  • Ideally have at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role in an industrial/manufacturing environment;
  • Previous experience of leading and managing a finance team;
  • Possess excellent IT skills including MS Office Skills and in, particular, Excel;
  • Experience of installing new IT business systems and developing the necessary reporting information;
  • Experience of involvement in the development and delivery of business strategy;
  • Experience of introducing new processes and managing change;
  • Have excellent business acumen and commercial awareness;
  • Can communicate effectively at all levels and build positive relationships with key stakeholders;
  • Enthusiastic and hard working with ability to work under own initiative;
  • Strong analytical and interpreting skills;
  • A knowledge and awareness of the agricultural industry in Ireland is desirable.

In return, the company offers an attractive rate of pay and benefits package which includes Healthcare Plan for employees and their children under 18, Company Pension & Life Assurance, Health & Well-Being strategy which incorporates a range of on-going initiatives and programmes.

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About Us

Fane Valley Feeds is the leading Agri supply Co-op in Northern Ireland with two modern feed mills in Omagh and Newry and Agri stores across the province. With a strong technical support proposition, Fane Valley Feeds is committed to improving its farmer customers’ businesses, providing superlative service and the best quality feeds on the market.

With one of the most modern animal feed manufacturing facilities in Europe, Fane Valley Feeds is committed to manufacturing the highest quality feeds for our customers. Both our Omagh and Newry sites operate to UFAS manufacturing standards and our delivery fleet is TASCC assured.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Fane Valley Feeds is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.