Our client is a Consumer and Technology business who have had significant growth over many years. Through growth of their business and finance team, they are now seeking a high calibre candidate for a Group Financial Controller to report to the CFO. The Group Financial Controller will be joining the business to further their growth, developing their finance function and delivering further success.
The Group Financial Controller is crucially is a wide ranging role and will be a key partner, acting as no.2 to the CFO. You will take ownership and lead all aspects of the finance function across the a number of business areas. You will manage the complete management accounting process. You will manage an accurate and efficient reporting process, both monthly and through year-end. The organisation is looking to drive improvements in reporting, financial accounting and systems while setting the standard for internal control. The role will also manage all the financial planning function leading on planning, forecasting and budgeting. through yearly budgets. This role will also be involved in ad-hoc strategic projects partnering with the CEO and CFO including business cases and potential acquisitions. This role will manage a sizeable team across four direct reports.
My client is seeking a qualified Accountant (ACA, ACMA, ACCA or similar). Sector experience would be advantageous but candidates will be considered from any sector. The candidate should be comfortable working in a fast-paced and commercial environment as well as having the credibility of interacting with Senior Directors. The candidate should have strong management experience. My client is seeking high calibre candidates and this represents a superb opportunity to join a dynamic business in exciting growth.
This is a superb opportunity to join an exciting and fast paced business. The role would be paying a very strong basic salary of £90,000-100,000 plus extensive bonus & benefits. The role is based in Oxford but flexible working is very much available for those located further.