Clearfield Recruitment are currently exclusively recruiting for a Financial Controller / Finance Manager to join a growing SME privately owned specialist construction contractor based on the North East outskirts of Birmingham, who focus on construction projects within the Leisure and Retail sectors. Projects can be anything from maintenance works worth a few thousand pounds to major fit out contracts worth £2M +.
They have a great company culture, a good client base helped by the Directors who are highly competent and are well connected in the industry, and are overseeing an ambitious, but sustainable business plan to increase turnover and scale. Projects are typically fast paced with short lead in times, however they already have over £10M worth of work guaranteed for 2022/3. They are not an overly formal, process driven company, they are relationships and quality driven. Their office is easily commutable from the M6 and M42 Motorways and the surrounding areas.
The Role will be overseeing the financial elements of this company from start to finish, as well as taking a broader back office management responsibility; this role would suit a proactive allrounder.
You will have had worked in a Finance Manager or Financial Controller role in a similar business and ideally be a qualified Accountant (although qualified by experience QBE' will also be considered). construction industry experience would be beneficial so you understand CIS legislation etc.
You will be a strong communicator and possess the managerial skills to take a lead in running the office and taking responsibility for payments and collections companywide (supported by a small team) as well as financial reporting and analysis.
The growth this company are forecasting should present a very positive career path and rewards for the successful candidate