Financial Controller

Location
England, Cheshire, Warrington
Salary
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted
26 Aug 2020
Closes
23 Sep 2020
Ref
3838544
Contact
Charles Aldersey
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Financial Controller for UK site of a Global Group, reporting into UK MD.


Hays Senior Finance have been appointed by a Global manufacturing Group to recruit a site Financial Controller role for the UK business. The UK business is well-established and profitable with a turnover of just over £20m. This modern site near Birchwood is part of a growing division within the wider Group and has been cash generative for many years, they have no debt and a strong forward order book.

As Financial Controller you will be No1 in finance for the UK and form an integral part of the site leadership team, reporting into the UK MD with a dotted line to the Group finance function in France. You will have responsibility for the strategic direction of the business and in setting and monitoring any initiatives that support these.

Key duties will include -

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, including rolling forecasts
  • Preparation of weekly and monthly KPIs.
  • Preparation of Budget and Forecast in conjunction with the senior management team
  • Preparation of VAT Returns
  • Managing two finance team members
  • Financial analysis of results and detailed commentary on the business performance
  • Responsibility of the reconciliation of all Balance Sheet accounts


This is a broad finance role and we are looking for qualified accountants who live in the Warrington area with existing experience in a similar role. This should be a manufacturing company which is owned by a larger Group. You will be a strong communicator and used to working with non-finance on a regular basis.

The successful candidate will join a profitable and growing company who are part of a global group. The site is modern and has had a number of investments in the last ten years.

We are expecting a high level of interest in this role role please only apply if you meet all of the criteria.

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