Financial Controller - Cheltenham

£45,000 - £60,000 + Bens - Accountancy (Qualified)
Ref: 2798 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Nov 2021
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Very successful and acquisitive manufacturing group, is looking for a credible Financial Controller to support the Group Finance Director and the 2 site Operations Directors. If you thrive in a role with a broad responsibility and high level of autonomy this is for you!

This role will provide a platform for progression and development and suit someone who is 'hands on' in nature. You will either be a recently qualified accountant looking for a role where they can mentoring from a very experienced Group FD, or a more experience Financial Controller / Finance Manager with proven experience in a manufacturing / engineering / logistics type environment. Due to the very business and operational nature of this finance role, communication skills are essential.

A unique opportunity providing exposure to all areas of the business including;

  • Financial Planning / budget process
  • Management Accounts
  • Statutory accounts
  • Working capital management 
  • Working closely with business on KPI's, weekly flash reporting
  • Relationship management/business partnering with key business stakeholders on a group/subsidiary level
  • Preparation of consolidation for all group financial performance information
  • Developing and executing 5 year business plan alongside directors

You will have a strong background in management accounting and enjoy building lasting relationships with both finance/non-finance staff. You will enjoy providing commentary and the story behind the business. You will also be a qualified accountant, ACA / ACCA / CIMA / ACMA ideally with manufacturing experience.

If you are looking for a broad role, with a real opportunity to add-value this is the role for you.

The business operates across 2 sites. The main site is in Gloucestershire and the smaller site is in Wiltshire. The role is split between the 2 sites (4:1) and travel expenses are payable for business commute.

Brilliant role for a great candidate!