Financial Controller

  • £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
  • Full Time
  • Wirral
  • Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • 13/11/2023
  • Qualified
  • BBBH7145
  • Financial Controller
  • Permanent
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Financial Controller / Wirral / Salary £75,000 - £85,000

We have a great opportunity for an experienced and ambitious Financial Controller, to join our clients growing finance team. Our client is a well-known PE backed group, on the cusp of further growth and expansion within their market.

Reporting directly into an impressive UK Finance Director, you will be an experienced hands-on Financial Controller, with responsibility for overseeing all day-to-day financial activities and playing a pivotal role in shaping the financial strategy of your division.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Your role will be broad and varied including financial reporting, budgeting, cash flow management, financial analysis, compliance, and team leadership.
  • You will be responsible for leading, supporting and managing growing Finance team, (including AP/AR) providing technical guidance and support.
  • You will prepare, review, and analyse monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements. Able to provide comprehensive financial insights and reports to senior management.
  • Lead the annual budgeting process.
  • You will work closely with department heads to monitor budget performance and provide detailed rolling forecasts.
  • Cash flow management
  • You will provide detailed commercial insights to support strategic initiatives.
  • Implement and maintain effective internal controls.
  • Oversee the external audits and liaise with audit teams.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for efficiencies and process improvements, implementing changes to enhance financial operations.
  • You will work closely with the Senior leadership team, offering strategic recommendations to improve the financial performance and growth of your division.

Key skills:

  • Fully Qualified (ACCA, ACA, CIMA)
  • Strong leadership and team management skills
  • Proven experience working as a Financial Controller or similar within a PE environment.
  • Pro-active and hands-on - looking for a role where you can have an impact and add value.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to convey complex financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Looking for a role in a growing group, currently going through transformation.

This role offers you an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact on the financial success and long-term sustainability of the business.

To discuss this great opportunity in more detail please contact Lauren Harrison from Accountable Recruitment today, 07731 356 287.

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