UK Finance Controller

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Rafi Davies
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

We are delighted to be working in exclusive partnership with a highly regarded name in the Yorkshire market. My client, a fast-growing & highly profitable business are currently recruiting for a Finance Controller who will be on a fast-track programme to become FD within the next 2-3 years.

Reporting to the FD, you will also assume day to day responsibility for the UK finance function. This will involve covering month end production and statutory accounts. You will also be responsible for identifying and driving through cost transformation & revenue generating initiatives to success. It is important that you are able to support and deputise for Finance Director and deal directly with the main board with ad-hoc requirements. FP&A experience will be essential in order to provide essential analysis in driving the profitability of the business.

The ideal candidate will be ACA Qualified having qualified from a Top 10 Firm with experience at Finance Controller level within industry. You will also have a mixture of FP&A & Financial Accounting experience at a senior level. You must have be able to demonstrate a track record of team development and ability to manage at all levels, be committed, commercially aware with good communication skills. The ability to meet tight deadlines and excellent influencing skills will also be key. You must also be able to demonstrate strong leadership ability and an excellent track record of success within a senior finance role in industry. Ideally you will have a good degree of creativity and be able to bring suggestions to the table on financial controls, revenue generating ideas & cost transformation