Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Ben Love

Financial Controller | Derby | Exclusive to Cherry
As the Financial Controller of this £15 million turnover UK-based Manufacturing SME you will be responsible for the integrity of the Management accounts, Profit and Loss, Cashflow and Balance Sheets as well as running the day-to-day financial operations of their modern Derby-based offices.  This is a commercially focused role which requires a qualified accountant with experience of process control and improvement in an SME environment and a track record of “making a difference”.

The successful candidate will ultimately work towards becoming FD within a 24-month period supporting the MD and Board of Directors.

The Opportunity…  
- Acting as a finance partner to the operational and commercial teams helping to prepare quotationsforecasts and budgetsanalysing results, supporting key initiatives and decisions
- Encourage a culture of high operational standards and delivery
- Develop and implement new financial processes which are effective and efficient, focusing on continuous improvement at all times
- Take a hands on approach, being someone who is happy to lead by example when required yet delegate to and develop those reporting in

Strategic input…
- Development of KPI information which will be reported in a timely manner
- Improving the speed and accuracy of the preparation of the monthly management accounts
- Assisting in the restructure of the trading operations to meet the strategic objectives of the business
- Financial modelling of business opportunities
- Working closely with the MD and Admin Manager to streamline and develop business processes to create a platform for high growth through operational efficiencies

Your Experience...
* ACA / ACCA/ CIMA qualified or qualified by experience 
* Manufacturing sector experience is essential 
* Experience of running an accounts team in a commercial environment
* A positive, proactive mind-set and the ability to prioritise numerous work streams

What’s on offer…
* Up to £50,000 basic salary + Bonus
* Flexible working - part-time/ reduced hours are on offer
* Great opportunities to make the role your own and get involved with exciting projects

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