Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Healthcare & Pharma

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

SME Financial Controller in Glasgow offering £40,000 - £45,000

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are recruiting on behalf of highly successful Pharmaceutical business in Glasgow. Our client have a foothold in the UK and internationally with 3 trading companies and foreign subsidiaries. Based in Glasgow, our client are looking to appoint a Financial Controller for this growing SME which has been operating for 30 years. The Financial Controller will support the Managing Director and ensure the smooth running of the finance team.

Your new role
The Financial Controller will responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts for 3 separate UK businesses. You will be responsible for managing all areas of the finance department including sales ledger/purchase ledger and HR supporting the managing director from an oversight perspective. The Financial controller will report monthly results to board of directors at the finance meeting offering commercial insight and analysis. You will be responsible assisting, from a financial point of view, in the commercial decision making at board level offering detailed MI and providing recommendations.

With European subsidiaries you will manage cash flow and working capital including advising on purchase of foreign currency. You will also assist the board on overseeing the financial performance of overseas subsidiaries and oversee other ad-hoc projects

What you'll need to succeed
This is a commercial role working with a team of 3 in finance so strong communication skills and management are key. You will be a fully qualified accountant with a minimum of 1 years post qualification Industry experience is preferred however those from a charted accountancy background will also be considered. Our client is an established business looking for a strong leader with the ability to get involved with the business and add value through the numbers with a pro-active and analytical approach.

You will be responsible for the running of the finance team building relationships across the business and with the firms external accountancy partner for financial accounting matters.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be heavily engaged with the MD for a growing business where you can really get involved with business operations. You will be offered a competitive salary between £40,000 - £45,000 will benefits.

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