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Financial Controller

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Retail & Wholesale FMCG

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum

  • Job ref:

    3815376_1590158560

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    19-06-2020

  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Your new company
I am currently recruiting a Financial Controller role for a Start-Up Food Chain. They are a privately-owned business that produces a range of culinary products, having launched their product nationally in many well-known supermarkets and their online platform about 10 years ago. They've won prestigious awards for their products and recently partnered with a well-known and established food supplier.

Your new role
They are currently growing their team and now looking for a Financial Controller. This role will also be responsible for future junior hires within the finance function as the company expands. The role liaises closely with the production and sales teams, whilst owning controls processes and commercial analysis. This role is granted full financial scope in a close relationship with the charismatic MD who is driving the business to embark on further acquisitive avenues.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate would be an ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified accountant with several years PQE in ideally food/franchisee industry. You will be able to bring quality of execution to a vibrant and forward-thinking team, alongside strong knowledge of preparing financial reports, forecasting and budgeting and ERP system implementation. Varied experience in managing the AP/AR, banking treasury and internal reporting processes would also be advantageous as you would also be eventually managing the junior finance personnel down the line and have full responsibilities of the commercial growth of the business. Legal and operational experience would also be advantageous as this role will include ad hoc projects and senior exposure.

What you'll get in return
A competitive salary is on offer, with a healthy bonus and stock option potential. This is a real opportunity to establish a career within a growing and successful business which is has strong affiliation with an extremely well regarded global mother brand. You will have close exposure to senior management and great opportunities for progression.

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