Financial Controller

Michael Page Finance
£45k - £60k pa + car
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a newly created Financial Controller position for a global group who have recently launched a construction division. The business are looking for an ambitious individual with both technical and commercial accounting experience within the construction sector.

Client Details

My client has multiple division with a diverse product/service offering. Their newest venture, the Construction arm, has grown rapidly over the last 2 years and have just secured a high value contract which will help to further boost their momentum. The business offers the benefit of working for a smaller, fluid enterprise where true value can be added, but with the security its multi-million turnover parent firm provides.


The role will include but is not limited to:

  • Managing the day to day running of a transactional accounts team

  • Taking responsibility for the reporting processes for this division and adhering to group deadlines

  • Owning the cash flow forecasting and working capital management process

  • Overseeing all month end transactions and liaising with the auditors

  • Continuous improvement of internal controls

  • Frequent negotiation with suppliers

  • Presenting financial results to group senior stakeholders alongside the HOF

  • Business Partnering with business unit operational heads


The ideal candidate will be:

  • Fully CIMA/ACA/ACCA qualified

  • Experienced in working for a Construction business for at least 6 months

  • Experienced in long-term contract accounting

  • Experienced in dealing with non-financial operational heads

  • Outgoing and commercially minded with the desire to add value in a fast growth business

Job Offer

The role will offer in the region of £45,000-60,000 (dependant on the level of experience) + car allowance

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