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Financial Controller

Published 20 October 2023
£45000 - £60000 per annum
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Job Starts: 20th October 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Financial Controller | Manufacturing | £45,000 - £60,000 | Burton-on-Trent | Hybrid working

This role would suit a qualified and experienced accountant, although a newly qualified or finalist (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with ambition to develop and learn would also be very attractive - The business is growing and its culture needs to be able to move with it.

Macildowie are supporting a local employer of choice that has operations across various manufacturing sites in the UK, to recruit a Financial Controller with particular focus on Projects, CAPEX & Fixed Asset accounting. You will be responsible for providing monthly reporting, insight and analysis for the business.

So what is the job?

  • Responsibility for Fixed Asset accounting and associated reporting for a ledger consisting
  • Develop Capex reporting to monitor committed and actual spend versus budget, understanding and explaining any variances.
  • Responsible for compiling the Capex forecast and budget across the business.
  • Build relationships with teams out in the business to understand the day to day running/challenges, being the go to finance contact, providing information and ad-hoc analysis to support in day to day decision making.
  • Build a close relationship with the Finance Business Partners supporting on Forecasting and Budgeting and ad hoc projects.
  • Work with the management team to ensure engagement and compliance with key finance processes such as Cash procedures and purchasing.
  • Ensure integrity of numbers, completing balance sheet reconciliations and providing information required for Audit purposes.

What are you like?

  • Qualified Accountant or Finalist expecting to qualify soon (CIMA/ACCA/ACA)
  • Good knowledge of Excel and experience of working with an ERP system
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to build relationships and influence others to achieve results
  • Be a true team player, yet self-motivated
  • Ability to prioritise workload

If you want to join an industry leading business with real potential then get in touch and apply today.

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