Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Reference: JN -122020-1560113_1607699674
Contact Name: Matthew Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2020 15:14

Job Description

The role of this Financial Controller will be Lichfield based and will focus on managing the controlling of a plant in order to guarantee and optimise the site's financial performance and competitiveness.

Client Details

This Lichfield based manufacturer are a global leader in automotive technology, providing innovative solutions for a fast-evolving industry.


As the Site Financial Controller you will be responsible for:

  • Support Plant Directors and Operations with business decision making and participate as part of plant management team
  • Manage reporting process ensuring reliability, consistency, transparency and delay compliance
  • Monthly P&L performance KPI reporting as well as providing detailed overview of plant performance.
  • Provide all necessary controlling analysis including variance analysis/standard costs, margin/programs, plant budgetary control
  • Forecasting monthly & annually
  • Ensure reliability of standard costing
  • Participate in the program post-audit, be the finance lead person in the tracking of convergence plan related to plant activities


Qualifications/Experience for this Financial Controller:

  • Qualified Accountant, CIMA, ACCA or CA
  • Manufacturing experience (preferably automotive)
  • Strong systems, excel & ERP knowledge
  • Business minded and strong teamwork
  • Good communication skills

Job Offer

Up to £55,000 + car allowance + bonus