Financial Controller - Milton Keynes - £55k-£65k
Macildowie are recruiting on behalf of a fast-growing SME business in Milton Keynes for a commercially astute Financial Controller.
In this newly created role, the Financial Controller will take full responsibility for the business finance function both in the UK and abroad, and provide strategic and operational support to the MD.
This position has been created due to the growth of the business, with the Financial Controller leading the finance team and building a close working relationship with the leadership team. Fantastic progression on offer and the chance to take on a real senior leadership role where you will be trusted to drive commercial, financial and operational performance.
Financial Controller - Key Responsibilities:
- Take overall responsibility for the financial reporting for the business.
- Train, motivate and develop a team of accountants
- Contribute to the commercial and operational performance of the business alongside the MD
- Review IT systems and processes and drive continuous improvement activities
- Contribute to the strategic direction of the business including involvement in mergers & acquisitions.
This role is suited to someone who is ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, with a strong commercial and technical finance background. Experience in an accountancy practice firm would be advantageous. You will also have a track record of developing and improving both people and processes.
As part of the leadership team, you will be adept at dealing with challenging internal stakeholders as ell as external partners such as auditors, lenders, banks, customers and suppliers.
Great opportunity for a commercially-driven Financial Controller to take on a senior leadership position in a business which has big plans for 2019 and beyond.
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