Business Controller

Reed Finance
Hemel Hempstead
14 Mar 2017
13 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a driven Business Controller for an international company based in Hertfordshire. The position will involve business partnering to drive forward profitability and business improvement. The successful candidate will provide expert financial advice and business partnering skills to teams in the UK and Ireland. The position will also provide an opportunity to project manage IT developments and drive forward continuous improvement. 

Key Duties include:

• Ensure fast, timely and reliable reporting in accordance with internal rules and financial reporting standards
• Proactively provide fast, accurate and reliable analysis of standard and ad-hoc topics
• Provide a consistent and detailed follow up of relevant business targets, offering early warning, advice about risks and opportunities and show potential impacts and provide recommendations
• Support the decision making process of the local and regional management
• Proactively participate in / coordinate specific projects or tasks
• Ensure adherence to Financial Reporting requirements
• Support local external and internal auditors
• Ensure process templates, procedures and tools are correctly and efficiently applied
• Actively contribute to the creation of a compliance culture including adherence to Corporate Standards and action alerts on specific issues
• Contribute towards effective communication and training on Corporate standards, Financial targets and other Financial Controls

Applicants are invited to apply with the following attributes:

• Finalist or Fully qualified or equivalent (CIMA/ACA/ACCA)
• Experience of project implementation and organisational change is advantageous
• Ability to communicate confidently and manage stakeholders
• Advanced Microsoft Excel knowledge
• Knowledge of SAP is desirable

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business