Financial Controller

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Exciting opportunity - Property - East Lancashire - Financial Controller with progression.

Your new company
Based on the outskirts of Blackburn my Client are a highly respected construction and rental business who have shown continued growth in a challenging market. Although the industry has seen difficult times my Client have continued to grow and developed into one of the most respected construction businesses in the North with an enviable reputation for quality. Keen to secure further success and to plan for the future they are seeking a talented Financial Controller who has the drive and ambition to one day become the FD of this thriving business.

Your new role
As Financial Controller you shall be supported by the Finance Director who has experience within this sector for many years. With exposure throughout the organisation you shall seek to improve process and procedure and provide financial reporting in order to make critical business decisions. Managing a small team you shall oversee the processing of invoices and payroll whilst remaining the lead for production of Management Accounting and financial analysis. Once settled into the role you shall become a spear-head for the forecasting process and ensure budgets and board pack detail are produced, delivered and presented to the senior management team. You shall remain in a hands-on role and seek to improve the detail provided from the internal IT systems and improve reporting process and production throughout the business. Progressing to become the Finance Lead you shall business partner throughout the organisation and flourish in a thriving and vibrant organisation.

What you'll need to succeed
The business are open to two options. For both options you shall be a qualified accountant, (ACA ACCA or CIMA). If you are currently seeking a first move from practice and have exposure to businesses in the construction/rentals sector please get in touch. There is opportunity for a 1st time mover to grow into this role. Secondly, if you have experience in the construction sector and are looking for a new challenge please get in touch. Hitting the ground running you shall seek to improve process and take lead on the production of the accounts from the start. Exposure in this industry in some shape or form, either as a leader already or as a Client in practice, remains key.

What you'll get in return
With a highly competitive salary and package you shall be working for an organisation who thrive on providing a quality product who remain customer focused. Guided by a finance lead who has strong technical expertise in this field and also a solid understanding of this sector you shall gain exposure throughout the organisation and grow into a role where you input will guide direction and business decision. With the opportunity to transform process and procedure you shall have the opportunity to thrive in a vibrant business and gain the opportunity to become Finance Lead in the future.

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