UK Financial Controller - Trading and Supply Chain

Marshall Moore
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A successful and well-established global organisation heavily involved in commodity trading is looking to recruit a UK Financial Controller to head up the running of a new operation focused on commodity supply and product manufacturing. The role is perfect for an ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified Accountant with existing experience in commodity trading and supply chain management, who thrives in a fast-paced role implementing and improving accounting systems and processes in order to ensure profitability and efficiency are maximised. Excellent communication skills are essential as the UK Financial Controller will be responsible for developing key relationships throughout the organisation.

Opportunities to develop professionally and progress across the wider company will be significant and the candidate will be joining a growing organisation thriving in sector in which it operates.

The UK Financial Controller will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of regular group reports including monthly management accounts, cash reporting and MI reporting
  • Preparation of year end accounts
  • Implementation and improvement of accounting systems and processes
  • Detailed analysis work ensuring profitability and efficiency are maximised
  • Business partnering with a range of key stakeholders across the organisation both internally and externally
  • Preparation of budgets/forecasts ensuring a framework is established
  • Establish appropriate costing principles and systems
  • Ensure enforcement of the risk management and credit policies

Ideally you will have/be:

  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified Accountant
  • Existing trading or supply management experience is extremely advantageous
  • Intermediate - Advanced Excel skills and strong working knowledge of ERPs
  • Extensive experience implementing and improving systems and processes
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain strong relationships internally and externally
  • Strong leadership skills and existing staff supervision experience

If you have all of the above requirements for the Financial Controller position, then please apply now using the link below.

The above vacancyis only one of many thatwe are handling. Marshall Moore Accounts division specialises in recruiting all types of (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) qualified vacancies for both temporary and permanent assignments including:

  • Management Accountant
  • Financial Accountant
  • Assistant Financial Controller
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial Controller
  • Finance Director

Marshall Moore is a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. If you would like a confidential discussion about your requirements, please don’t hesitate to call Marshall Moore at our Liverpool office. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration and you will be contacted by one of our specialist consultants.