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Standalone Finance Controller

Hays Senior Finance
England, Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
GBP45000.0 - GBP55000.0 per annum + up to £55,000
Closing date
17 Oct 2023

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Your new company
A £7m wholly owned subsidiary of a multinational manufacturing giant are looking to recruit a stand-alone Financial Controller for their R&D Division.

Your new role
Reporting to an off-site FD, you will have full responsibility for reporting on the income and expenditure of this key subsidiary, along with managing the finances of key projects.

  • Income & Expenditure
  • Management Account production
  • Budgetary control of projects and the organisation as a whole
  • Forecasting
  • Cost accounting for each of the projects
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Preparation of Board reports
  • Year-end financial statements

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant who has ideally worked in a stand-alone role before and where necessary you will be prepared to "roll your sleeves up" and ensure all policies and procedures are adhered to. Knowledge of R&D accounting would be beneficial but not essential.

What you'll get in return

  • Salary up to circa £55,000
  • Flexible working pattern
  • 1 day WFH
  • 25 days holiday plus BH

What you need to do now
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