Financial Controller - Automotive

Job Title: Financial Controller - Automotive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Reference: JN -102020-1237471_1602686923
Contact Name: Aston Nicholls
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2020 15:48

Job Description

Join a fantastic growing automotive business, as a Senior Finance Manager.

Client Details

Innovative global international renowned automotive business. A well established brand that most will recognise!


  • Group reporting and monthly submissions are accurately produced and submitted in line with group reporting deadlines
  • Prepare annual statutory accounts in accordance with FRS 102 and in line with group deadlines. Work with external auditors to ensure accurate reporting and timely sign off and filing
  • Develop monthly and quarterly accounting reports for the management and executive teams
  • Calculation of profitability by model and monitor spend and optimising net contribution margin
  • Quarterly or Monthly incentive program budget management: support payment, expense recognition and accrual calculation
  • Coordinate all department business plan
  • Finance related tasks such as consolidation report, budget, monthly financial tracking, expense controlling etc.
  • Manage tax return submissions including corporation tax, VAT and PAYE returns. (external tax consultancy available) Liaise with HMRC as required.
  • Improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions to automate team process without sacrificing accuracy and accountability
  • Meet Finance Planning objectives


  • Education and background in Accounting or Finance
  • FCCA, CIMA, CFA, or ACA or equivalent qualification
  • Excellent in MS Office especially in Excel and IT skills
  • Experienced on large ERP systems. SAP knowledge desirable
  • Strong numeracy, analytical and good research skills
  • Team player and ability to build report quickly
  • Ability to operate under pressure and meet time critical deadlines

Job Offer

Fantastic package available

£65-£75k + bonus + benefits

Progression plan

Exposure to multiple layers and interaction of the business

Great pension scheme

Innovative brand and culture

Support and development programmes