A rare opportunity to join the management team of a growing group
Looking for an ambitious future Director who is hands on, but strategic.
About Our Client
Our client, a growing manufacturing and production group with turnover in excess of £300m has recently acquired a new site in Brighton and is looking for an ambitious Financial Controller to join them and manage this site, as well as two others in the South.
This is an ideal role for a second mover from practice who is looking to work for a large group with real prospects to progress to Director.
As Financial Controller you will work with the site MDs to provide commercial insight and drive profitable growth.
You will attend finance meetings and present financial reports with sufficient analysis to outline financial performance and highlight key trends for each site to drive performance.
As well as providing strategic, commercial and financial challenge to the site MDs you will also have full financial responsibility for at least 3 sites and manage a small team on each.
You will ensure that each site achieves its deadlines for operating controls, cash flow forecasts, month end accounts, intercompany and submission of budgets and forecasts.
As part of the leadership team you will be hands on but strategic and although you would be expected to delegate you will have to cover tasks when required.
This individual would also be expected to bring in new ideas and add value to the organisation by improving processes and controls, or value adding initiatives and cost savings which improve performance.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will be ACA Qualified, ideally with experience of working outside of practice.
They will have the ability to lead and ambition to be promoted to Director level in the future.
They will be a great communicator that can liaise with all people on site (MD, Ops, Sales etc) and give insight into group management board members.
This is a great opportunity as its hands on, but strategic. Involves daily management of the finance team, but is commercial.
They will ideally have manufacturing and production experience
What's on Offer
Up to £65,000 + car and substantial bonus
Fast progress to Finance Director expected