Group Financial Controller - £75k-£85k - Bedfordshire

Macildowie Associates.
Bedford, UK
19 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Group Financial Controller - £75,000-£85,000 + Car + Bonus - Bedfordshire

A market leading business with a global presence, is currently recruiting for a Group Financial Controller.

You will work closely with the CFO to deliver a robust and efficient financial accounting and controls framework, managing financial reporting processes and identifying areas of risk

As Group Financial Controller you will be joining a business which is progressive, and growing, and will be seen given the freedom to implement new ways of working and a continuous improvement culture
The business has a strong commitment to it's values including integrity, respect and recognition, which all feature heavily in the daily working environment

Key Responsibilities - Group Financial Controller
- Deliver accurate and timely financial reporting
- Drive continuous improvement of systems and processes across the business
- Lead a team of accountants across audit, tax, statutory, payroll, AP and Cash
- Work closely with the parent company and build relationships with site contacts

This is a role which blends hands-on accounting knowledge with financial leadership, so you will ideally be someone who can roll their sleeves up as well as know how to direct and develop Finance teams

You will be ACA/ACCA Qualified with a strong technical background and understanding of IFRS. Previous experience of managing audits and producing financial accounts is essential, as well as a previous track record of developing people. A background in accountancy practice with external audit experience would be desirable.

Fantastic opportunity for a senior qualified accountant or financial controller who is looking to gain more exposure to senior level stakeholders and have the chance to make a real mark on how things are done.
Working for an ambitious and driven CFO who will really take the time to help you understand the complexities of the business and the wider industry.

This role is commutable from Bedford, Luton, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Northamptonshire, and Hertfordshire. Based out of Bedford offices with occasional travel across the UK and into London.

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