IG Steel Lintels wins the 2024 Finance Team of the Year award! | IG Lintels

Finance Awards WalesShowcasing the best in Finance talent, the Finance Awards Wales awards are designed to recognise, attract, and invest in the talented finance professionals working in Wales. Recently scooping the award for the Medium/Large Finance Team of the Year, this is why the IG team made such a great impression:

IG Steel Lintels is a proud industry leader in products and services, with a finance team deeply involved from initial pricing to final sales. Our Credit Control team supports multiple companies within the Group, managing ledgers totalling £150m and maintaining low aged debt levels. The team excels in customer service and efficiency, collaborating across departments.

The Rebate Department simplifies complex rebate agreements, ensuring mutual benefits for all partners. They manage price volatility and have executed multiple price increase campaigns. Their expertise in pricing and special agreements has been recognized internationally, enhancing commercial relationships and supporting sales strategy.

Our Accounting team collaborates closely with senior management, providing crucial information for decision-making. They have streamlined the month-end process, automated reporting, and transitioned to a paperless office. Continuous improvement is a priority, with new reports launched in 2023 offering valuable insights into customer activities.

The Finance teams are innovative and involved in the company’s employee engagement program. With a combined 128 years of experience, they support local universities through a graduate placement program, offering students comprehensive industry knowledge.

Commercial Finance Manager Michelle Langford and Finance Controller Charlotte Chittleburgh commented: ‘We’re very proud of the finance team we have built in Cwmbran and it is fantastic to see the whole team get recognition and celebrated. We are delighted that the passion, enthusiasm, and exceptional talent that our team demonstrates has led to this award’.