Financial Controller

Keen to report into a driven yet personable CFO? Want to be a part of an organisation with a turnover over £100m and still be able to provide vital input in financial planning? Are you business minded and can you maintain close scrutiny of budgets? If yes please read on!

This permanent Financial Controller vacancy is for an organisation with various sites across the UK and a head office based in Northamptonshire. This role will report into the CFO and manage operations for the finance function whilst managing a small team. This is a brilliant opportunity for someone who likes to manage their own workload, take ownership and really make a difference. Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Oversee control and compliance throughout the finance department ensuring a clean balance sheet and fixed asset register is always maintained.
  • Work closely with senior executives and the CFO, providing sound financial advice when necessary.
  • Lead on the budgeting process and provide ad-hoc analysis for budget holders.
  • Oversee risk management and ensure robust controls are kept in place and followed at all times.
  • Manage vital projects, making sure deadlines are met and resources are used efficiently.
  • Monitor income and lead on the annual accounts preparation.
  • Answer complex VAT tasks and queries.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to three direct reports.

This Financial Controller will fully understand budgets and feel comfortable when challenging stakeholders of a senior level. This position will best suit someone who is enthusiastic, hardworking and qualified with several years’ experience in a similar role. This organisation is located in Northamptonshire and will involve occasional travel to various sites.

This successful candidate will be:

  • A qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA).
  • Confident overseeing processes and suggesting process improvements.
  • Experienced in managing a small team.
  • Able to analyse complex financial information.
  • An excellent communicator.

If interested, please do not delay in applying as CV’s will be reviewed on a daily basis.

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 2 MB.