Robert Half are currently recruiting for a Financial Controller on a temporary to permanent basis in West Wales.
Our client based in Pembroke, West Wales has an opening for an experienced Financial Controller to oversee all financial aspects of business and drive the company's financial strategy and planning. You will be responsible for assessing the financial performance of the company as well as possible risks and investments.
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Finance Controller will play a key strategic role in the growth of the business. You will work closely to support your operational colleagues and will take overall responsibility for the integrity and accuracy of the accounts. More specifically you will;
Take overall control of the finance function of the business.Oversee the preparation of month end accounts to strict deadlinesEnsure compliance with all UK reporting requirementsDevelop and deliver management information to enhance the control and direction of the business.Have overall responsibility for the company's payroll.Have responsibility for the IT and HR functions of the business.Ensure the compliance of the business in line with the reporting requirements of the authorities in the Netherlands.Control Treasury activities covering 3 currencies.Co-ordinate Audit, Corporate and R&D Taxes with professional providers.Providing the training to finance and non-finance staff to understand commercial implications of their actions and decision makingOversee budgeting, forecasting and planning for the organisationChallenge existing financial and operational processes to ensure continuous improvement
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will be fully qualified (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) and will have experience of working in a senior role within a Manufacturing business. In addition the candidate must have a very "hands-on" approach with an optimistic outset and attitude and have the ability to work with all areas of the business.
Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.