Role details

Financial Controller

Cardiff   •   £40,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Manufacturer - SME
  • Financial Controller - Established Brand

About Our Client

A growing South Wales manufacturing business, based in Cardiff with multiple routes to market and a well established brand names.

Job Description

A growing South Wales manufacturing business with multiple routes to market is seeking a qualified accountant (ACCA / ACA / CIMA) to join its finance team as a Financial Controller. Reporting directly to the Finance Director you will be responsible for:

  • Management of the Finance Department
  • Responsible for monthly management accounts to include:
    • Divisional P&L's
    • Balance sheet
    • Rolling monthly forecast update
    • KPI and reporting packs for senior management and the Board
  • Variance analysis and cost control
  • Profitability analysis
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Preparation of year end accounts and first point of contact with external auditors
  • Mentoring and training of finance staff
  • Group VAT returns
  • Systems development
  • Various project work

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate must have the ability to solve complex problems and think outside the box. Your profile will include:

  • Qualified accountant - ACCA / ACA / CIMA
  • Demonstrable management accounts and budgeting experience
  • Experience of completing year end accounts and working with external auditors
  • Have the ability to manage change and continuous development of systems and people
  • Ability to demonstrate strong IT skills preferably with some experience in finance systems development and implementation
  • Be able to balance patience and pace at the same time
  • The ability to challenge and question "why" with an open mind

The position will suit someone not just looking to be an Accountant. This role requires you to be involved in all areas of the business and contribute in meetings with Senior Management on a range of topics.

What's on Offer

£40,000-£50,000 (dependant on experience) + excellent benefits

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