Financial Controller

Axon Moore
£65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Axon Moore are exclusively recruiting a very exciting, and newly created, Financial Controller position. Our client is a well-known, fast-paced business, with operations across the country.

Continued growth and ongoing change within the business has allowed a role to be formed which will support elements of existing positions, in addition to taking the lead on a variety of business improvement initiatives. This role offers great variety and will require a pro-active character who enjoys taking responsibility for delivery.

Key tasks will include:
  • Supporting the year-end and reporting commitments
  • Supporting on external announcements and commentary
  • Implementing improved analysis and review down to individual business unit level
  • Improvements to business partnering, enabling regional management to drive performance
  • Implementing improved internal business partnering to help Directors and Departmental management in their budget management
  • Driving improvements to the management of stock across the business through utilisation of a new software tool and enhanced processes and controls
  • Possible involvement in M&A activity moving forward
The ideal candidate for the role will have:
  • Full accounting qualification – ACA / CIMA / ACCA
  • Demonstrable experience of driving change / improvements
  • Recent experience in a large multi-site organisation
  • A good blend of technical financial reporting coupled with strong commercial exposure
  • A desire to take ownership of projects
  • Prior business partnering experience, ideally covering both cost management and helping to drive sales
  • A confident, outgoing and assertive character
The role will pay £65-70,000 plus bonus & benefits and will offer tremendous career development potential.

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