Qualified Financial Controller
£40,000 - £50,000
Ambitious SME that has delivered double digit growth for the past 3 consecutive years and is forecast to deliver record breaking results in 2019 have a requirement for a confident and proactive Financial Controller.
You will be the primary finance contact for the £10m turnover business – reporting to the MD / owner.
As number one in finance you will be responsible for an extremely broad and involvement remit. All of the ‘business as usual’ monthly routines will be your responsibility but you will also enjoy really making a difference through enhanced commercial reporting / management information.
The directors are seeking someone with an ability to provide clear and swift insight into overspend, profit opportunity, variances to expectation and ongoing trends around sales, margin and operational KPIs.
You will be a qualified accountant with an ability to manage the finance function for an agile growth SME. You will ideally have previous experience within a manufacturing / engineering environment and be comfortable working closely with the operational senior leadership team.
The business is poised for further growth and investment and you will be someone able to contribute through continuous improvement, fit for purpose controls and processes and enhanced reporting / analysis.
You will need:
· A formal qualification ACA, ACCA or CIMA
· Advanced IT skills (confidence using Excel)
· A hands on approach and demonstrable track record of making a difference within an SME
· A professional approach and excellent communication skills (ability to present formally and informally at board level)