Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Ben Love

Financial Controller | Nottingham | Exclusive to Cherry 

Exciting opportunity to join a high growth (Average 40% YOY) c£55million turnover private equity-backed software business based in the East Midlands as Financial Controller to support their ambitious growth strategy. 

Working closely with the CFO, the successful candidate will have full responsibility for, amongst other things, leading on all aspects of financial accounting and controls, review and reporting of management accounts against budgets and forecasts, review of finance processes to streamline and automate, provision of financial information to key stakeholders, management of the finance team of 3, providing an insightful business-partnering service to budget holders and shareholders across the business and all aspects of tax, including, VAT & corporation tax. 

Offering up to £65,000 + Private Healthcare + Life Assurance + Flexible/Hybrid working 

The CFO is looking for someone to implement tangible improvements and for this person to put their own stamp on a growing business. 

Ideally, you will: 
- Have experience in a fast-moving, growing company with a turnover in excess of £20m

- Be a qualified accountant (ACAACCA) - Ideally from an Audit/ Practice background

- Confident communication style, preferably having had exposure to dealing with senior managers (non-finance) in order to influence them to embrace recommended improvements and obtain key information from them to tight timescales

- Practical experience of leveraging Office 365 Apps, to automate processes and reporting

In return, you will: 
- Join a growing, commercially-focussed and successful organisation that will provide genuine opportunities to develop your career and skill-set

- Gain varied exposure in a diverse role, giving you great financial, operational and commercial experience in a business with an aggressive and defined growth strategy

- Have the exciting opportunity to improve the reporting function (and all associated processes), establish your own ideas, implement continued improvements and influence decisions in a senior level role, helping to further sharpen your commercial acumen 

- Opportunity to build a high performing support team around you 

- Join a values-driven business - “Great to work with. Great to work for." 

Jobs you may have applied for include Financial Controller, Head of Finance, Senior Finance Manager, Group Finance Manager. 

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