Financial Controller

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Retail & Wholesale FMCG

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-2912543_1623158438

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

A position has arisen to welcome a Financial Controller into the team on a full time permanent basis, with key purpose:

  • To provide financial leadership of the business with analysis and navigation to enhance business performance and profitability
  • To ensure the compilation of accurate and timely management and statutory accounts and all financial reporting

Client Details

Michael Page have partnered with a well recognised UK subsidiary who are experiencing high growth and sector demand.

Supporting the Finance Director and a small team locally, this role is ideal for a finance professional who enjoys a challenge working in a busy environment.


  • Management of the Company administration budget
  • Completion of weekly and monthly management accounts
  • Completion of the annual statutory accounts
  • Review and sign-off of weekly/monthly payroll, payment runs and any other local financial settlements ensuring adherence to delegated authorities.
  • Member of senior leadership team, contributing to weekly team meetings and monthly board meetings.
  • Develop the finance team and ensure they are up to date on legal and standard changes to support the development of the business.
  • To uphold the company quality and health and safety policies
  • Analysing product, customer and promotional profitability and leading improvement projects
  • Play an active role in Projects to leverage group scale where functionally relevant
  • Financial responsibility for all associated overhead and Capex budgets
  • Ensure the motivation, engagement and development of your direct reports and in turn their reports with clear objectives, regular performance reviews and coaching sessions
  • Any other duties as required


  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified
  • Minimum 5 years in food manufacturing / Food or Beverages or FMCG industry (desired)
  • Group Reporting experience (advantageous)
  • Highly organised and motivated
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • 5 + years Team Management Experience

Job Offer

Competitive salary

Flexible working policy