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Financial Controller

Published 23 May 2024
£60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Swadlincote, Derbyshire
Job Starts: 23rd May 2024
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Financial Controller (Manufacturing) | Roger Bullivant Ltd | Swadlincote | £60,000 - £65,000

Do you have a passion for Finance and aspire to work for a highly successful and well-known business? Macildowie is partnering with Roger Bullivant Ltd in Swadlincote, Derbyshire, to showcase their latest recruitment campaign within their Finance team.

Role Overview: We're recruiting for a hands-on Finance Controller to report to the CFO and engage with multiple stakeholders daily. You'll oversee the manufacturing side of the business (c£25m of the £85m turnover), manage a finance team of 4, and ensure robust and scalable finance systems and processes.

Company Overview: Roger Bullivant Ltd is a leading geotechnical specialist known for quality and innovation in foundation and underground engineering. With a turnover of £75m, it's a subsidiary of Soletanche Freyssinet, part of Vinci PLC, a global construction leader.


  • Manage production and manufacturing accounts.
  • Compile monthly management accounts.
  • Create regular group reports, including cash reporting and quarterly consolidation.
  • Collaborate with site teams to analyse monthly costs.
  • Conduct job site visits for financial insights.
  • Reconcile key balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepare year-end accounts and group consolidation per IFRS.
  • Manage compliance activities, including audit, tax, and statutory returns.
  • Offer technical accounting guidance on UK and international GAAP.
  • Assist CFO in preparing financial plans and forecasts.
  • Support CFO in ad hoc commercial projects.


  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) essential.
  • Experience in manufacturing finance.
  • Strong team management skills.
  • Ability to meet strict PLC reporting deadlines.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Experience with Coins accounting package (ideal).
  • Expertise in embedding robust accounting processes.
  • Manufacturing or engineering sector experience.


  • Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
  • Individual health cover
  • Life assurance
  • Pension
  • Non-contractual bonus (up to 15%)
  • 25 days holiday (+ BH's and 2 days at Xmas)

Roger Bullivant values high trust and positive working relationships, offering quality products at best value. They aim to support their customers, enabling them to be leaders in their markets with a broad range of services and technical expertise.

If you're interested in joining this growing business and making a significant impact, we welcome your application. For a confidential discussion, contact us through the link below.

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