Financial Controller - Potential to Finance Director

Recruiter
AC Financial Recruitment
Location
Chelmsford, Essex
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a high quality supplier of engineered solutions to the construction industry. With a strong emphasis on quality and client service, this family based company has grown substantially over a period of some 40 years. The company's 5 year plan includes the ambition to double turnover within the period. Having implemented a new senior management structure, they are now looking to make the key appointment of a Financial Controller. With a realistic route to Finance Director, the successful candidate will possess the hunger to succeed and grow within the operation.

Reporting in to the Finance Director, you will need to possess / demonstrate:

- Accomplished communication skills, with the ability to present confidently at Board level
- A high level of professionalism, to fit with the company's ethos and strong client focus
- Strong commercial awareness, with the ability to take a "top down" view of the company's commercial activity
- An accounting qualification such as ACA/ACCA/CIMA (a "nearly qualified" could be considered)
- An accounting background at a similar level, preferably gained within the construction sector
- Strong people management experience (essential)

Standard hours are 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with some flexible working potentially available.

An exciting opportunity for a strong Financial Controller to excel within a highly professional environment.