Group Financial Controller

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Limited
Location
West Midlands
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Gleeson Recruitment Group is working on an exclusive recruitment assignment, to support an International Food business based in Birmingham, to assist in recruiting a Group Financial Controller. The Group Financial Controller will be paid a salary in the range of £90,000 to £110,000 + car, pension and annual bonus. Based at the UK Head Office, the Group Financial Controller will manage a small team of Qualified Accountants, alongside a number of transactional teams including accounts payable, receivable, payroll, master data and treasury, whilst also working with colleagues across the Group's UK based manufacturing sites. Reporting into the CFO, the Group Financial Controller will be responsible for: Accounting and Financial reporting according to Group and Local GAAP. Company period end closing including statutory reporting and compliance. Improving and establishing a robust control framework. Management accounting & budget setting. Tax administration and compliance including transfer pricing execution. Legal entity cash pool set-up with direction from Group Treasury. Legal entity liquidity forecast & planning including coordination with business and Group Treasury. Close management of transaction reporting including process & system change. Driving a continuous improvement environment. Delivery of a significant amount of project work to drive improvements across finance. Key experience / skills required for the Group Financial Controller: Fully qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with a significant number of years experience within a leadership role in manufacturing or FMCG environment. Experience within an International multi-site organisation The ability to drive change and work at pace in a challenging environment. To apply for the Group Financial Controller position please click on the "apply now" button and your CV will be sent directly to the recruiter (Liz Gilliver). We will respond to successful applicants within 7 days, however please feel free to get in touch if you would like any further information about your application.