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Financial Controller

Salary £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Location East Midlands
Job Type Contract Jobs
Job Ref HQ00042762
Published about 1 year ago

Job Description

Macildowie are recruiting for a Midlands based manufacturing client, who are looking to recruit an experienced Financial Controller. This is a rewarding and challenging opportunity to work in a proactive multi-site business where you will be responsible for providing value add, financial and commercial support to the senior operational team, leading a small and established finance team whilst being a 'hands on' FC.

As Financial Controller, the key responsibilities of this role will include all aspects of managing the smooth running and financial output of an SME business including:
- The preparation of weekly and monthly management and cost accounts to a tight deadline
- Forecasts, budget and annual accounts
- Provide analysis of margin and overhead variances and provide KPI information responsibility for all internal controls and the quality and accuracy of financial information including looking at any improvements to processes
- Development of reporting systems
- Working capital control
- Day to day management of a small and experienced finance team

The successful candidate will be an experienced and confident Financial Controller who has experience of working in an SME business, who has a recognised finance qualification coupled with strong interpersonal & communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with senior management as well as independently. This role will require the successful candidate to be a hands-on Financial Controller, and be proactive in facilitating, challenging and influencing at all levels across the business. Advanced Excel skills and data manipulation experience are essential for this role as is any recent sector experience of working within a Manufacturing, Engineering, Operations and/or a production lead business. This midlands based Financial Controller vacancy is commutable from areas including Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Coventry, Rugby, Burton, Tamworth.

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