Financial Controller required for an established SME manufacturing & construction business based in Stoke £50k
Your new company
Our client is an established manufacturing and construction business based in Stoke. Due to internal change and development they are seeking a Financial Controller to join their team.
Your new role
Reporting to the MD & Board, as the number one in Finance, this role will be responsible for the day to day financial control of the business, leading a small team. You will prepare all management accounts, cash flow forecasts, annual budgets, you will manage the invoice financing process, be confident leading and motivating a team and able to communicate effectively at all levels. You will recommend and develop new strategies, instill best practices be able to challenge processes where improvements can be made.
Reporting to the MD you will assist with relationships with banks, accountants and other external financial services, have access to all banking information, arrange debt recovery and legal action where required and develop the finance team as required.
What you'll need to succeed
We need a qualified accountant, ideally 5 years PQE, who has proven experience within a similar role and can provide strong leadership. Experience within invoice financing is essential, along with experience of implementing systems and processes. Knowledge of Navision or Sage Line 50 is preferred, and also a background in either manufacturing or construction ideally.
What you'll get in return
This is a new role to support the MD, you will be able to make the role your own and implement your own processes. As the number one in Finance you will be responsible for all aspects and lead a small team. A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer, along with free parking.
What you need to do now
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