Financial Controller

Michael Page
Wales, Caerphilly / Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales, Pontypridd / Wales, Cardiff
GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum + Shares, Pension
10 Aug 2022
07 Sep 2022
JN -072022-5702274
Jonathan Jones
Where will they be working?
From our office
Full Time

PE backed manufacturing business

Amazing growth plans with the strategy to match.

Client Details

An amazing PE backed manufacturing business in the heart of South Wales that are really going to make a difference.


Own day-to-day finance, including financial control, management reporting, cash management, tax and statutory accounting

Develop, lead and directly manage a team of 2

Implement a 'no surprises' financial control and reporting environment that facilitates the continued scale up of the business

Ownership of tax submissions to HMRC (VAT return, Corp Tax)

Lead the process to prepare and claim R&D tax credits

Manage payroll, banking, purchase ledger and receivables

Manage purchases of stock and maintain inventory-level availability

Manage the dispatch process including documentation and couriers

Work closely with Sales and Engineering to ensure a joined-up approach to day-to-day business operations with the necessary support

Collaborate with Engineering on accuracy and timeliness of Parts Lists management within the SAGE system

Collaborate with Sales on Order Management and Dispatch

Collaborate with Warehousing/Production on Production Scheduling

Collaborate with Technology function to prepare Innovate UK Grant claims

Manage the HQ facility, to include buildings, utilities and insurance

Stewardship of the monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting calendar

Reporting including management accounts, cashflow forecasts, commission reports, stock status reports

Rapidly build cross-functional relationships, quickly building trust and credibility across the business and professional Accountants, where appropriate

identify areas for business process improvement across the Order-to-Cash process and execute the appropriate enhancements

Accounting support on future corporate finance activities

Assess the financial risk of all business operations

Engage with and influence the senior leadership team


  • ACA/ACCA Qualified
  • 5-7 years of management position experience in accounting and financial controlling
  • Knowledge of IAS GAAP/IFRS mandatory
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP preferred
  • Knowledge of SAGE an advantage
  • Advanced/Intermediate MS Excel & MS PowerPoint skills

Job Offer

Salary - £50,000 - £60,000


Competitive benefit package

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