Group Financial Controller

Sheffield Permanent £80,000 - £90,000
  • Rapidly growing SME in FMCG sector
  • Number 1 in Finance role working closely with dynamic leadership team

About Our Client

Our client are a rapidly growing and diverse group of businesses in the £50-100mil space.

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 a finance team to deliver the department's goals
  • Continuously monitor and control cost centres finding opportunities 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 12 financial support staff 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 / profit to the 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 with experience of continuous improvement and digital introductions to improve efficiencies.

What's on Offer

On offer is an attractive salary and benefits package, with opportunity to progress your career in a growing environment.

Contact
Olivia Crook
Quote job ref
JN-112021-4539389
Phone number
+44 113 243 7705

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Subsector
Financial Controller
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Sheffield
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Olivia Crook
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7705
Job reference
JN-112021-4539389