14 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Financial Controller / #1 Finance Role - SME
Your new company
This company are a first class, successful, well managed and highly regarded SME in South Somerset. With a strong trading record and customer base, this business has generated good profits despite the recent disruption to the economy.
Your new role
As the number one finance position within the company the Financial Controller role takes ownership of all aspects of finance, supported by a small finance team.
Reporting to the board, this job will cover both Management Accounting, Cash Flow Forecasting, Treasury, Financial Accounting and Statutory Accounting.
This is a varied and hands on position, as such you will also own relationships with suppliers and auditors, controls within the business, investment reporting, HR and company secretarial duties.
Your commercial insight and strategic decision making capabilities will be called upon to help drive the profitability, culture and direction of the business.
What you'll need to succeed
Ideally you will be fully qualified and have experience of similar position in an SME manufacturing / engineering business.
Ambitious candidates seeking a step up to this level from practice accounting or other sectors can also be considered. Company fit, personal motivators as well as attitude, drive and work ethic are also important
What you'll get in return
Ownership of the finance function and high profile within the company as a whole
Autonomy and freedom to do your job well
You will be moving into a well run function / department as the current incumbent has been in post for a significant period of time and has performed well in the posit.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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