Financial Controller

  • Location

    Bridgwater, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Green

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  • Published:

    7 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Financial Controller - Head of UK Finance

Your new company
Head of UK finance role for well-established manufacturer. This organisation have been established in Somerset for over 25 years and enjoy a very healthy market share, in their sector.

Your new role
Reporting to the Operations head, you will be taking full ownership of the finance function for the UK business. This is job is well suited to an individual who enjoys wearing lots of hats whilst also engaging with the business.

Duties to include

- Preparation of monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial statements
- Supervision and hands-on management of day-to-day finance tasks
- Credit control Budget and business plan preparation
- Product cost analysis and investigation of variances
- Oversight of HR functions such as company benefits and payroll
- Banking relationships
- Oversight of supplier relationships
- Working with external auditors
- Cash flow management
- Control of the financial aspects of VAT return, EC Sales List, and Intrastat returns

This position would suit a driven individual, wanting to put their footprint into an evolving business.

What you'll need to succeed

Suitable candidates will ideally have gained similar experience in a manufacturing company and have completed ACA, ACCA or CIMA.

What you'll get in return

Varied and commercial role with plenty of autonomy.

Close working relationship with senior management

Opportunity to work in an evolving and growing business. where you can make your mark and influence the direction of the finance function and the UK business as a whole.

What you need to do now
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