Role details

Financial Controller

Manchester   •   £55,000 - £65,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Highly ambitious organisation
  • Newly created position

About Our Client

Michael Page Finance are exclusively working with a private equity backed organisation based in Manchester. The organisations head office is based in Manchester but has operations globally. They have a number of unique and cutting edge products. They have recently experienced significant growth both in the UK and overseas hence then need to now recruit a Financial Controller.

Job Description

This is a newly created role supporting the Finance Director and executive team drive the business to ensure they meet ambitious growth targets. There is clear progression for the successful candidate to move into a Finance Director role within 18-24 months. Key responsibilities include:

  • Build, manage and develop the finance function
  • Oversea the production of monthly, quarterly and yearly management and statutory accounts
  • Develop a robust budgeting and forecasting processes
  • Work on ad hoc projects or analysis for the executive team and the private equity backers
  • Work with the Finance Director on refinance options

The Successful Applicant

  • Must be a qualified accountant preferably trained in a top 10 practice who has then moved into industry, exceptional candidates from a non-practice training will be considered
  • Hands on accounts preparation within a growing business will be key
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build cross functional relationships is a must
  • Experience of raising finance or a due diligence processes would be highly beneficial
  • Experience of international operations and entering new territories would be highly advantageous

What's on Offer

Basic Salary - £55,000 to £65,000, bonus and the option of equity.

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