Financial Controller

Greenwell Gleeson
Sutton Coldfield
£40,000 per annum
23 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Greenwellgleeson are recruiting on an exclusive basis for a unique and rare opportunity. My client is looking to recruit the no. 1 Finance position as a Financial Controller, for a Private Equity backed SME operating in the Sutton Coldfield area. The business has plans to grow and enter new markets over the coming years, with the opportunity for the role to grow with the business and for the individual recruit a small finance team around them. This role would be ideal for a first or second mover from practice.

You will be responsible for:

* Building and maintaining solid reporting packs for the business

* Assessing the current needs of the finance operation

* Initial responsibility all accounting duties before recruiting a small team around you.

* Delivering timely and accurate management accounts

* Month end reporting

* Responsibility for budgets, forecasts

* Profit & Loss accounting

* Producing monthly KPIs and delivering effective MI

* Business Partnering with Sales/ Operations

* Year end accounting, liaising with external auditors

* Statutory Accounting, tax packs

* Being the point of contact for all finance related projects and improvements

Skills, Qualifications, Experience:

* Fully Qualified ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA

* Potentially a first/ second mover from practice

* Strong stakeholder management

* Very strong technical capability

* Genuine hands-on approach to work

* The ability to review - revise and improve controls and systems

* Excellent interpersonal skills with strong initiative