Financial Controller

Stafford Permanent £50,000 - £58,000
  • Fantastic opportunity to develop in a global business
  • Financial Controller for global manufacturing name

About Our Client

Michael Page Finance are excited to be partnering with a global manufacturer based in Stafford. The business is bot well known and respected in the manufacturing arena and due to movement internally they are now looking for a Financial Controller to step up and take the lead on one of their divisions. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business whose name alone on your CV stands out! The opportunity for growth and development is massive, and really lead by you as an employee.

This client is a small remit within a large, global manufacturing business. The opportunity provides potential for progression and development through the wider business but the benefit of a smaller feel within the team. The business prides itself on its achievements and recognises that future growth is shaped by the ambitions of the existing team. You will have excellent long-term progression prospects as the business continues to grow. The business operates solely on a full-time office based model.

Job Description

As Financial Controller, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Month End Reporting: Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet reporting to Group Finance in line with the Group Accounting Calendar
  • Key balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Variance analysis: analysing actual performance against forecast and budgeted expectation
  • Providing detailed commentaries to the Management team
  • Monthly Forecasting: leading the forecasting process for the business unit. Working closely with the key stakeholders across the business to update the rolling 12 month forecast
  • Annual budgeting: as per forecast, leading and working with key stakeholders to compile the annual budget for the business
  • Promoting cost awareness with the aim of delivering profitability targets across the business
  • Supporting the business in their use of SAP with a view to improving process and efficiency
  • Managing a small team with day-to-day activities

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • SAP experience is advantageous but not essential
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Advanced application knowledge of MS Office suite in particular Excel.
  • Experienced working with high volumes and tight deadlines while prioritising workloads
  • Key attention to detail and personal/professional accountability

What's on Offer

In return, the client is offering a competitive salary of up to £58,000 plus an excellent wider package including company pension scheme, medical insurance, and dental care scheme

Contact
Alice Cartwright
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5584277
Phone number
+44 121 634 6952

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Subsector
Financial Controller
Sector
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Stafford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Alice Cartwright
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6952
Job reference
JN-042022-5584277