Financial Controller

Location: Lincolnshire

Job Type: Permanent

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Contact Phone: 0115 9222240

Sector: Qualified Finance

Salary: 90000

Start Date: 2024-05-28

Consultant: Julie Brown

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Financial Controller – South Lincolnshire – Manufacturing – £80-90K (DOE) + bens

We are working with an expanding service company who are looking for a Financial Controller to enhance the Finance team.  This is a newly created role and comes with the succession planning for the Finance Director role.  This company is committed to providing their customers with quality products, outstanding customer service and innovative solutions.  Having invested heavily in their offices and staff they are looking for someone who is hands-on, personable, and has experience of working in high growth SME’s.  Last year the company grew by 23% and is looking to achieve 25% this coming year.

You will be responsible for managing the growing finance team in completing all management accounting activities both daily, weekly and monthly. This role will impact on decision making for the SLT as you will be involved in the forecasting and budgeting of the company enabling the overall performance of the company to go forward on its upwards trajectory.

Key responsibilities….
*            You will be responsible for managing, mentoring, developing, and motivating the accounts team
*            You will oversee the month-end accounts along with accompanying schedules, reconciliations, journal entries and accruals/prepayments as appropriate
*            You will oversee treasury management, including weekly cashflow forecasts
*            You will be responsible for trend and variance analysis
*            You will liaise with the auditors and assist with supporting files to enable a smooth annual audit
*            You will provide support and guidance with costing models and budgeting processes
*            You will contribute to the company financial strategy and decision-making processes
*            You will work with the Senior Management team to ensure robust financial systems, processes are in place and assist with the development and implementation of a future business intelligence solutions
*            You will be responsible for developing and maintaining forecasting models (P&L, B/S and CF)
*            You will lead and assist with projects for the benefit of the business
*            You will deputise for the Finance Director as and when required

What is the client looking for….
*            Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
*            Experience of working in a high-growth SME
*            Strong analytical, presentation and Excel skills
*            Experience of developing systems to improve reporting requirements
*            Have a “self-starting” mindset
What is on offer…
*            Salary of between £80-90,000 depending on experience + benefits
*            26 days holidays + bank holidays
*            Working with a dynamic Senior Leadership team in an expanding business

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with the Senior Management team and will be involved in the company’s financial strategy and decision-making processes.

If you are an experienced Financial Controller who is looking for a new challenge, then please apply now. This company is committed to promoting diversity and equality in the workplace and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates.
Other roles you may have applied for include Finance Manager, Head of Finance, Senior Accounting Manager, Senior Management Accountant
This role is commutable from Newark, Peterborough, Grantham, Sleaford and Spalding
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