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UK&I Financial Controller

  • Location

    Wembley, Middlesex

  • Sector:

    Retail & Wholesale FMCG

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £85000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Package

  • Contact:

    Jessica McKinnon

  • Contact email:

    jessica.mckinnon@hays.com

  • Job ref:

    3302474_1528965049

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    12-07-2018

  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Your new company

IKEA UK & Ireland are a values-driven business with an inclusive, open and honest culture. They are always seeking people who share their positive attitude and values which inform how they operate and work together towards realising their vision "to create a better everyday life for the many people". IKEA believes that every individual has something valuable to offer and they strive to have the same values in the way they work.

Your new role

As the UK&IE Financial Controller you will be responsible for financial processes and controls for the UK & Ireland. Reporting to the Deputy CFO you will lead the finance function and business partner with internal and external stakeholders to provide financial analysis supporting the business's needs. This is a hands on role that looks to make things happen as the business evolves, and IKEA UK & Ireland look to strengthen their position in the market.

What you'll need to succeed

You will need to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with a minimum of 8 years PQE. This role sits within the central offices of the UK & Ireland and is responsible for leading a large team both directly and remotely therefore it will be essential that you have proven leadership capabilities. You will have a strong analytical skill set and a broad understanding of financial standards. You will be a strategic thinker with a demonstrated history of delivering results and driving improvement. Previous experience in a multichannel business with an appreciation for change will set you up to succeed in this role.

What you'll get in return

Working for company that is a household name around the world you will receive a competitive base salary as well as a strong bonus and benefits package. You will be part of an entrepreneurial & collaborative team who influence the financial transformation of the business.

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