Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Accrington, Lancashire
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + enhanced benefits
Reference: 3947343_1615808587
Contact Name: Lucinda O'Neill
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2021 11:43

Job Description

Financial Controller, large UK Manufacturing Business.

Your new company
This is a UK based manufacturing business, investing heavily into their international expansion with real growth and opportunity in sight. They have a strong UK customer base, recently won large contracts internationally, and have diversified into new product development in response to the covid pandemic and continue to thrive as a result. With a turnover fast approaching 200 million, this organisation are seeking a strong Manufacturing Financial Controller to lead their largest UK business.

Your new role
This Financial Controller job will lead a thriving finance team, and oversee the production of the Management Accounts working to tight deadlines. You will provide the Finance Director with commentary based on your analysis, review performance against budgets and produce regular financial forecasts. You will also be key to the operational staff providing advice on efficiency and cost reduction to improve profitability, and through effective team management ensure accurate inventory and financial information relating to all work in progress.
Year end and statutory accounting will also be key in this job, taking full responsibility for the UK financial reporting end to end.

What you'll need to succeed
You must be qualified, with a strong manufacturing background, and have operated at a similar level with proven staff management responsibility. You will be driven to succeed and thrive in a growing organisation.

What you'll get in return
This job will be taking ownership of a highly effective, dynamic and hardworking team, one that has been through changes and come out thriving with a fantastic culture. You'll be able to make a difference operationally, with current focus needed on operational efficiency, and have the security of an established, profitable, growing organisation with enhanced benefits and competitive salary. Whilst working from home isn't current written into contracts, the future of this business will no doubt involve some kind of flexible working pattern.

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 to Lucinda O'Neill or call Lucinda on 01282 402160.

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