Regional Financial Controller

Recruiter
iMultiply
Location
Livingston
Salary
£50,000 - £55,000
Posted
04 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
iMultiply are partnering with one of the UK's largest Hotel Groups to find a Regional Financial Controller who has good commercial awareness and project experience. The company is going through a finance transformation in terms of process and system improvement and the development of better quality KPI's. You and your team of Financial Controllers will work with the General Managers with a business partnering approach to improve the bottom line profitability and support the top-line growth activities. To be considered for the role you must have: Strong Regional Financial Control experience and have managed on a regional/multisite basis ideally within the Leisure or Hotels industry Scope to take on more hotels and projects in the future Good commercial awareness and experience working with operational management (Regional MD’s etc) to drive business improvements A strong personality (can work well in teams and to tight deadlines) and resilience Scope for development to take on head projects and more hotels Continuous improvement projects for the group are an important part of the role, so work in this previously is desirable Ideally be a qualified accountant To make a difference you will: Manage the finance team of 9 in the region including reviewing the financial performance of each hotel and providing commercial decision-making support for the Regional Managing Director and Hotel General Managers. It also includes the coaching and development of regional finance team members, growing the team in the right areas and managing team performance. Support the Finance Director of the hotels in continuous improvement projects, which should bring efficiencies and time savings to the finance function. This will drive further commercial support and improved business performance. Maintain efficient financial control systems to ensure all revenue and expenditure for the region is correctly recorded with the appropriate accounting treatment. Support the weekly forecasting and monthly review processes to ensure that there is an accurate revenue forecast for the coming weeks and months, and that manning and controllable costs are appropriate to the level of business. Please ensure your full contact details are included in any applications.