Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -102020-1237201_1602065902
Contact Name: Jack Dawson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 07, 2020 11:18

Job Description

Key responsibility for the finance function and team.

Client Details

The client is a leading global manufacturing business, designing and developing high quality products.


This Financial Controller position will be responsible for the finance function and finance team. It will play an integral part as they strategically look to manage and grow their business. Key responsibilities will include, but not limited to;

  • Delivery of timely and accurate management accounts, monthly reporting of business performance to the business, including appropriate analysis and input to improve performance
  • Manage and develop the finance team
  • Development of business forecasting and budgeting
  • Business insight and support of pricing / costing to enable evaluated decision making
  • Utilisation of systems to provide enhanced control, efficiency and business analytics
  • Oversight of financial reconciliations and the control environment, including development of accounting policies
  • Management and reporting of stock
  • Review and establishing of effective business processes
  • Cash flow management and forecasting
  • Management of year end processes


  • Professional accounting qualification (CIMA, ACA, ACCA)
  • Similar level experience in a senior financial role within the manufacturing industry
  • People management experience, excellent presentation and organisational skills
  • Knowledge of running payroll, cost accounting and tax
  • Work with integrity, customer focus & accountability
  • Support senior stakeholders
  • Self-motivated and hands on approach

Job Offer

  • Base
  • Additional benefits
  • Career development opportunities