Financial Controller with ACCA or ACA
Financial Controller logistics business, mid-Somerset, Shepton Mallet
The Financial Controller will be a qualified accountant with outstanding commercial awareness, leadership and credibility in commerce or industry and this role will focus on performance, strategy, analysis and profitability.
Responsibilities of the opportunity:
Reporting daily P&L & KPI’s to site, MD and Group Finance Director
Close supervision of all aspects of the P&L performance of the business, and its use of working capital
Provide strategic and financial direction, commercial insight and judgement about on-going operations, promoting and supporting actions and activities that will ensure long term growth in profitability of the division
Act as a key member of the site executive team in driving the business forward and engaging effectively with the colleagues in shaping and executing profitable performance and strategic objectives
Take financial ownership of the annual strategic planning and budgeting process
Review and control weekly cash flow performance.
Manage 4 person finance team.
Contribute to strategy and policy setting of the business
Manage ongoing relationships with auditors, advisors, banks and the rest of the financial community.
The successful Applicant: Professionally qualified accountant with a suitable finance qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
Experience in external relations such as auditors, banks, insurers with a relevant and successful track record.
Excellent Excel skills
Exceptional communication skills, commercial awareness, leadership, enthusiasm and integrity are essential to being successful in this role
This is a permanent contract to start ASAP. Part-time role can be considered. Candidates applying for the role will need to send in a full detailed CV evidencing experience required.