Rutherford Cross is delighted to be retained by C&C Group to appoint Head of Internal Audit

C&C Group plc is a leading, vertically integrated premium drinks company which manufactures, markets and distributes branded beer, cider, wine, spirits, and soft drinks across the UK and Ireland. C&C Group’s portfolio of owned/exclusive brands include: Bulmers, the leading Irish cider brand; Tennent’s, the leading Scottish beer brand; Magners the premium international cider brand; as well as a range of fast growing, super-premium and craft ciders and beers, such as Heverlee, Menabrea and Orchard Pig. C&C exports its Magners and Tennent’s brands to over 60 countries worldwide.

C&C Group has owned brand and contract manufacturing/packing operations in Co. Tipperary, Ireland; Glasgow, Scotland; and Vermont, US, where it manufactures Woodchuck, a leading craft cider brand in the United States. C&C is the No.1 drinks distributor to the UK and Ireland hospitality sectors. Operating under the Matthew Clark, Bibendum, Tennent’s and C&C Gleeson brands, the Group supplies over 35,000 pubs, bars, restaurants and hotels, and is a key route-to-market for major international beverage companies. C&C Group also has an investment in the Admiral Taverns tenanted pub group, which owns over 800 pubs across England & Wales.

Headquartered in Dublin and listed on the London Stock Exchange, C&C has it’s UK finance function based in Glasgow. The most recent annual report, of 2019, shows net revenue of €1574.9m and operating profit of €104.5m. The company’s long-term strategy is to build a sustainable international cider-led, multi-beverage business through a combination of organic growth and selective acquisitions.

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Internal Audit. This is a unique role in Glasgow – to lead the assurance function within one of Scotland’s most successful and dynamic businesses. This position is an integral role within C&C Group and reports directly into the CFO.

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