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Salary: Market related

Location: Warwick, Warwickshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 07 Feb 2024

Reference: 6374 - MM

Financial Controller


Salary: To be discussed

Location: Warwick

If you're a qualified finance professional with a keen eye for detail, strategic thinking, and a passion for driving process improvements, we want to hear from you.

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Financial Controller to lead our clients onsite finance team at their recently refurbished Warwick site. As a key member of the finance department, you will play a pivotal role in financial reporting, team development, and operational control.

Key Responsibilities of the Financial Controller

  • Financial Leadership: Lead and develop a team of 5 finance professionals, overseeing day-to-day operations, stock management, and inventory movements. As the finance lead, you will have authority for sign-off on operational items and ensure compliance with SOX controls.
  • Reporting Mastery: Responsible for the reporting of actuals and forecasts for the Warwick site in OneStream. Provide support to business heads by delivering financial information through AMI/SAP. Take charge of balance sheet reconciliations, quarterly tax reporting, and currency cash forecasting.
  • Process Improvements: Collaborate with the shared service center to identify and implement process improvements. Leverage available software and automation tools to enhance reporting efficiency.
  • Audit Leadership: Lead the annual audit process and maintain effective communication with external auditors. Ensure adherence to audit requirements and provide necessary documentation.
  • Ad-Hoc Excellence: Handle ad-hoc tasks efficiently and contribute proactively to the ongoing success of the finance team.

What We’re Looking for in the ideal Financial Controller:

  • Qualified BA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • Experience with SAP and month-end processes, including cash forecasting and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience managing a finance team
  • Organized and deadline-driven with a curious and enquiring mind
  • Experience working with multicurrency

If you are ready to take on a challenging role that combines financial leadership, strategic thinking, and process improvement in a dynamic environment, we invite you to apply. Join us in driving financial excellence and shaping the future success of our Warwick site.

Benefits for the successful Financial Controller:

  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • Healthcare plan (discounted medical and cash back scheme)
  • Pension: company will match personal contribution plus 6% (up to a maximum of 9%)
  • Bonus: 8% (dependent on annual company & individual targets being met)

To show your interest in this role please Apply Now with a copy of your CV. Should you be successfully shortlisted a member of our Team will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.