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Capex Finance Manager

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Ellie Heanue
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: 02/11/2023
  • Expiry Date: 02 December 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000013601_1698942187

Capex Finance Manager, FTSE 100, Central London, c£70k + Bonus + Benefits

I am working with an instantly recognisable blue chip, FTSE 100 technology firm who are looking to hire a Capex Finance Manager to look after a c£200m Capex budget.

We are looking for a confident Capex Manager to assume a critical role within this complex organisation. You will be responsible for management of a substantial capital expenditure budget and the oversight of capital investments made.

The Capex Manager is expected to engage in financial analysis, budgeting, and decision-making to ensure that capital expenditures align with the strategic objectives and financial health of the business unit.

  • Lead the management of the Digital Business capital expenditure budget, ensuring it remains within financial constraints while aligning with the strategic goals.
  • Vigilantly monitor and control project costs to ensure they stay within budget. Provide recommendations when necessary to avert cost overruns.
  • Assess investment opportunity business plans and evaluate the potential returns of these capital investments using financial metrics such as NPV, IRR and payback period.
  • Conduct thorough cost-benefit analysis and sensitivity analysis to support informed decision-making.
  • Play a vital role in supporting the annual capex investment planning process, ensuring alignment with the broader business strategy.
  • Collaborate with Operations to forecast costs and maintain project cost transparency, offering essential insights to project owners.
  • Present financial analysis and recommendations to senior management, breaking down complex financial concepts.

To be successful:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Experience of reviewing and appraising Capex investment cases
  • Strong financial modelling and Excel skills
  • Highly analytical and structured, with ability to manage complexity
  • Experience of working across a complex matrix organisation