Financial Controller

Posted 22 September 2021
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + plus bonus
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccounting & Finance

Job description

Financial Controller


£45,000 - £55,000 plus bonus

Our market-leading manufacturing client is recruiting a Financial Controller due to internal promotion. A fantastic opportunity for an ambitious qualified accountant to join a sizeable local employer in a role that will blend strategic leadership with team management, cost control, planning, budgeting and financial control.

Some of your key duties will include:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and annual statutory financial statements
  • Reporting on weekly sales, cost control and other KPIs
  • Direct line management of a mid-sized team, including coaching, development, appraisals and recruitment where necessary
  • Providing strategic leadership and contributing key financial information and insight to inform commercial decisions
  • Producing monthly reports covering P&L, Balance Sheet, cash flow, manufacturing variances and capital expenditure
  • Ensuring all statutory returns are completed on time together with providing support on tax-related matters
  • Driving compliance with internal audit and acting as a key external audit point of contact

We are looking for a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with some good experience of managing and inspiring a team. it would be beneficial to have experience of the manufacturing sector and to have worked in a sufficiently large and complex organisation with a multitude of stakeholders. And as the company grows, we'd like someone who has the potential to grow with them and take on other responsibilities.

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