Group Financial Controller

Sheffield Permanent
  • Market-Leading Innovative Private Company
  • Leadership Role with Progression Potential

About Our Client

Jepson & Co Ltd is Sheffield based, a 4th generation family led and owned manufacturing company dating back to 1894. It has been built on a legacy of customer-focused innovation and a culture embodying traditional family values. Its focus is on delivering superior quality, service and value to its 1,000s of customers in the UK, Europe and worldwide. Their proactive business model and approach is unrivalled and as a result they have carved out an exciting niche in each of their markets. As a market leader, differentiation through data-driven, customer-led, technology-centric new product and service development is at the core of this organisation's competitive advantage and future initiatives.

Job Description

  • Define and implement financial strategy in conjunction with the leadership team to deliver the overall business strategy and key business objectives
  • Manage and motivate an experienced team to deliver the department's goals
  • Continuously monitor and control costs of production finding areas for improvement
  • Conduct ad hoc analyses to identify value-adding opportunities
  • Lead financial scenario modelling and contribute to the forecasting process
  • Contribute to the commercial evaluation of plans and projects
  • Support and guide the annual audit team
  • Lead and develop a team of 6 financial support staff across 2 sites to fulfil the analysis, monitoring and reporting needs and achieve the short-, medium- and long-term goals of the group companies
  • Lead the creation of a full set of accounts each month for each trading business
  • Provide rigorous financial oversight to ensure the highest standards of regulatory compliance through robust policies, processes, protocols and authorisations
  • Provide value-added commercial and economic insight to improve the functioning and prospects of the business

The Successful Applicant

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • A proven track record of adding economic value to for profit business both strategically and tactically
  • Relevant experience in a highly customer-focused, FMCG-type environment
  • Able to demonstrate an agile, entrepreneurial, innovative management style
  • Leading and developing financial operations teams preferably in manufacturing and service industries.

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and benefits package.

Patrick Moore
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