Senior Financial Controller

Career Outlook
From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller - £ Salary Negotiable depending on experience – Surrey / M25. Monday - Friday. Plenty of parking available or short walk from Train Station.

Our client is an exciting, ambitious and successful import/export FMCG business based in Surrey with a turnover of 60M with a projected turnover of 90M. They are looking for a high-calibre individual to lead its finance function and be part of the senior management team.

 Reporting directly to the Managing Director you will be responsible for the overall financial control of the company and work closely with the directors and the commercial team to shape the future of the business. The ideal candidate will be a strong strategic leader with experience working with and providing financial support to a demanding operational entity.

 Key responsibilities include for the Financial Controller:

* Actively report on weekly and monthly performance by sector

* Working with the MD to produce 5 year strategic plans

* Provide key business analysis to operations

* Develop processes, systems and infrastructure to support growth and expansion.

* Monitor key performance indicators and make proposals for improvement

* Maintain key financial controls and ensure accuracy of financial transactions

* Ensure transparency of accurate information to stakeholders

* Treasury and FX monitoring

* Motivate and lead finance team members with training and job progression

* Assist in the development of company strategy, including acquisitions and organic growth

 The successful Finance Controller will be an academically strong qualified accountant (ACA,ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) degree educated with an exemplary academic background. A positive attitude and commercial acumen are more important than direct industry experience although relevant post qualified experience as Finance Director or Senior Controller would be desirable.

 Strong interpersonal skills are essential, with strong people management experience. You will be expected to have an eye for detail and accuracy. Fluency in or a good working knowledge of a foreign language would be an added bonus.

 The Company Our client brings together a number of highly talented individuals from diverse backgrounds who are ambitious but also operate with a sense of values. The business works with the major food retailers in the UK across several sectors and has grown every year since its formation.

Your Future This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a vibrant, growing private company, working closely with the directors and senior management team in a supportive environment. The successful candidate will have a positive career trajectory and looking to progress with the business financially over the coming years.

If the above sounds like you and you would like to be considered to join this energetic/vivacious company to progress your career to Finance Director plus having support from your colleagues then please apply now….

 For a full job description or more information about the Financial Controller role, contact Jennie @ Career Outlook Ltd

Career Outlook acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. We are committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.

Please forward your CV immediately.