Group Financial Controller, ManchesterJob description:
Following its inception just over 5 years ago this niche service and procurement business has enjoyed rapid growth to become a market leader. Supported by a wealthy entrepreneur and a board of industry experts they have ambitious plans and would like to appoint a dynamic Group Financial Controller to develop and lead the finance department for the main and group businesses. The role would suit a qualified accountant with proven experience of working in a fast moving, commercial SME environment. Key duties will include:
- Preparation of budgets and forecasts
- Monthly management accounts
- Management and improvement of processes
- Preparation of financial reports
- Implementing controls to mitigate risk
- KPI’s to measure operational performance
- Financial analysis to support pricing and contract negotiations
- Preparation of statutory accounts and audit liaison
- Processing payroll and HMRC requirements
The ideal candidate for this Group Financial Controller position would be looking to work as part of a team to drive the business forward. A thorough understanding of financial accounting and reporting is necessary along with commercial acumen and strategic awareness of opportunities to facilitate further business growth. Applicants must be CIMA / ACCA or ACA qualified with previous experience in a Finance Manager or Financial Controller position. You will be based in a modern office environment in the centre of Manchester with occasional travel to other sites in the Lancashire area.
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