Role details

Financial Controller

Gloucestershire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting opportunity for a strong Financial Controller
  • Manufacturing company based in Gloucestershire

About Our Client

Our client is a large manufacturing company with a presence all over the UK. They are currently recruiting for a strong Financial Controller to join their business unit based in Gloucestershire.

Job Description

Key responsibilities for the Financial Controller will include:

  • Managing the Financial Planning & Analysis team (FP&A)
  • Production of monthly management accounts in accordance with company requirements
  • To interpret financial data and identify opportunities for business improvement
  • Improve standards of business partnering within the organisation to embed improvements using support and challenge
  • Develop the use of problem solving techniques across the organisation
  • Standardise and develop data analysis in collaboration with the central FP&A team
  • To co-ordinate the annual AOP process as well as periodic forecast reviews
  • Work closely with Financial Accounting, Credit Control and Internal Control Teams

The Successful Applicant

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Qualified management accountant with experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent knowledge of UK accounting principles and GAAP (generally accepted accounting practice)
  • Previous experience of managing and developing a finance team
  • Strong Excel skills and knowledge of ERP system
  • Highly numerate, analytical, logical and trustworthy with attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate confidently and effectively with all departments, adopting a Business Partnering approach
  • Ability to work accurately and efficiently to tight deadlines
  • Good understanding of internal controls preferably Sarbanes Oxley
  • Good understanding of business processes
  • Strong interpersonal skills to support the Senior Management Team
  • Manufacturing background would be a strong desirable

What's on Offer

Competitive package

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