Financial Controller

Michael Page Finance
50000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual
13 Aug 2019
23 Aug 2019
Contract Type

SME business looking to hire an Financial Controller into their existing finance department, to manage a small team and the company finances.

Client Details

SME business part of a larger Canadian owned group. Established manufacturing business with an extensive range of customers in the Aerospace, Electrical, Automotive and Medical Industries


  • Budgeting, cash flows, forecasting, cash collections, cost of goods, working capital, credit control, etc

    • In-depth analysis and interpretation of data to help drive key business performance metrics
    • With the Board set appropriate KPIs - definition, measurement, reporting and on-going iteration as the business evolves.
    • Prepare all appropriate documentation to present to the Board
    • Managing currency risks
  • Managing rental income from each of the companies, preparing monthly management accounts and quarterly VAT returns.
  • Provide commercial support to other staff members and members of the management team


  • Qualified Accountant
  • 5 years accounting experience in an operational environment.
  • Previous man management experience
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem solving ability, organised , analytical, able to work with detailed information and provide high level analysis
  • Ability to work independently, working proactively and taking initiative to achieve desired results
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (including presentation experience to key stakeholders)
  • Strong skills using analytical and report writing software (such as Excel, Cognos tools)

Job Offer

GBP50,000 - GBP60,000 plus benefits