Carol Thomas, financial director
of Runcorn-based SOG Group.
Cooper, financial director
of President Engineering Group, said: "It is really exciting to have been shortlisted for this national award.
In total, 61% of all those financial directors
polled did not know the cost of document production while this increased to 71% for companies with a turnover in excess of GBP20m.
Richard Post, managing director of Reed Accountancy Personnel, said: "It is of grave concern that any financial director
feels under pressure to compromise their personal integrity."
"It's fantastic to see financial directors
praising the quality of our partners so highly."
The poll showed 44 per cent of English Premier League (EPL) financial directors
questioned stated their payroll for the first team squad would increase during the coming season, while 56 per cent said it would remain the same.
Butler called on financial directors
to introduce performance rewards for IT managers to improve IT system value.
IT is not serving the needs of many financial directors
according to new research by Square Sum.
The company expects the deals to spur further growth as IT managers and financial directors
realise the benefits of the system.
The new company helps client firms recruit senior financial managers, including financial directors
, financial controllers, company secretaries and accountants.
Just 17 per cent of financial directors
at firms surveyed said they had a recruitment freeze in place following the downturn in the global economy.
The report shows that almost 40 per cent of financial directors
are responsible for procurement, despite the existence of a purchasing department.