Financial Controller: This expanding multisite franchise retail company with ambitious growth plans is on course to double in size over the next 12 months. As part of this rapid growth, the organization is looking to strengthen its senior management team by recruiting a Qualified (or passed finalist) Financial Controller to oversee all the financial issues within the business, learn from an impressive senior finance person and grow into the Finance Director position in the next few years.
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Financial Controller will oversee a small finance function with responsibility for the day to day and monthly finance function for the business units including the production of monthly management accounts, financial reporting and analysis, year-end accounts, VAT returns, budgeting and forecasting as well as overseeing a small team. As the business continues its growth, the position will grow to incorporate lots more reporting and strategic work.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified (or passed finalist) ambitious Accountant from a retail or franchising business with solid reporting and communication skills as key reporting to a number of senior personnel on site is essential. Strong man management skills are also vital as the FC will be required to motivate and grow the finance function. This is a chance to take advantage of the excellent career development opportunity on offer and join this dynamic business at an exciting time in its evolution.