Robert Half Finance and Accounting is currently recruiting for a Financial Controller to join a well established manufacturing business based in Leicestershire, who are a short drive from junction 21 of the M1. The business is highly profitable and the role will involve the financial management of two subsidiary businesses with a turnover of circa 60 million pounds. The role will be part of the leadership team for the firms two UK subsidiaries. Due to the firms location they are commutable distance from all areas of Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Northampton and Warwickshire.
As the Financial Controller you will have ownership of all of the businesses UK accounting activities. Responsibilities will include the production of the monthly management accounts, consolidation and reporting of the monthly accounting for the UK business, budgeting / forecasting, financial / commercial analysis as required, presentation of the UK number to the UK leadership team, fixed assets, vat, year end and statutory accounting.
The role is a true Financial Controllers role and is the number one finance role in its UK business. They are keen to hire a candidate that has the ability to challenge and drive financial performance in a collaborative way, you will always see the bigger picture to your work. Working as part of the management team you will support operations managers, sales managers and the hr team in a commercial way to maximise financial performance, providing guidance and assistance.
To be considered for this role you will be a qualified accountant in either CIMA, ACCA or ACA with at least 3 years post qualified experience. Your experience will cover both management and financial accounting and you will already have had some exposure to staff supervision.
The business has a great culture and is highly regarded in its sector for the quality of its products. They are a people focused organisation.
The role has a salary range of £50,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent benefits package.
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