Senior Financial Controller

Acorn Recruitment
12 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Acorn is currently recruiting on behalf of a prestigious automotive manufacturer in the West Midlands area. This position has arisen as a result of internal promotion.

Our client is seeking a qualified accountant (ACA / CIMA / ACCA) to head up the Finance Team and be responsible for the smooth running of all the day to day operations carried out by the Finance Department. This includes all reporting, budgeting and forecasting requirements as well as offering support to the team in all financial matters. You will work closely with the Plant Director.

In order to be considered for this role, key criteria include:

• You will be currently operating as the most Senior person in a manufacturing plant (minimum 500 heads or £50m turnover business). Your experience must be recent
• You will have experience of working within a high volume manufacturing or automotive environment
• You will be fully qualified with at least 3 years PQE
• You will demonstrate the ability to be 'hands on' as well as managing a small team of Controllers, so the ability to effectively lead/manage/motivate a team is also key
• Systems experience will include knowledge of ERP systems, ideally SAP

The role requires a working knowledge of UK regulatory standards, including IFRS and Sarbanes-Oxley.

This is a challenging and exciting role in a fast paced environment. You will be an excellent communicator with initiative and the ability to offer ideas that will improve the bottom line.

The role will suit an ambitious candidate who is keen to progress their career.

Please forward your CV for consideration.

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