Group Financial Controller

  • Location

    Trowbridge, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jose Garcia-Brennan

  • Contact email:

    jose@cmdrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JGB8757_1596544091

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-03

  • Consultant:

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Group Financial Controller
Trowbridge
Up to £50,000

Are you either CIMA or ACCA qualified?
Do you have previous experience within a similar role and within an SME?
Interested in securing a pivotal role within a growing and exciting business?

Our client is an SME within a very interesting industry and it is an exciting time to join them!
They are looking for an experienced and qualified individual to take ownership and lead their finance function across their group of companies. This role will be the final piece to their senior management jigsaw!

The role will be working closely with the very personable Group Managing Director and will also provide the successful applicant with lots of autonomy and a genuine opportunity to have a lasting and material impact on the progression of the business and help shape its future direction.
The successful candidate must have previous experience of working within an SME finance environment and understand the unique challenges this brings.

It is also the genuine intention of the business that the successful candidate will be provided with the opportunity to progress to join the Board as Finance Director in the future!

Responsibilities will include;-
* Oversee, manage and lead the finance function.
* Development of the finance team personnel.
* Production of monthly management accounts.
* Preparation of year end accounts.
* Preparation of monthly reporting information presented to Board of Directors.
* Daily focus on cash balances and cash flow management.
* Budgeting and Forecasting.
* Oversee and responsible for accurate Payroll processing to deadlines.
* Cost control and variance analysis.
* Continuous development and improvement of systems, processes and procedures across the finance function.

Candidate Specification;-
* You must be either CIMA or ACCA qualified (preferably CIMA).
* Previous experience within a similar role within an SME environment.
* Confident to take ownership and lead the finance function across the group of companies.