Divisional Financial Controller

Divisional Financial Controller

  • Location

    Abergavenny, Monmouthshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £65000.00 - £75000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Sanders

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are supporting a very established organisation in the Abergavenny area to recruit a Divisional Financial Controller. The purpose of the role is to lead the finance team and be responsible for the weekly, period-end accounting, financial reporting and internal controls.

The business are a recently acquired, growing family owned business who are now part of a larger group.

The Divisional Financial Controller responsibilities include:

  • Management of the team members, to include monthly 1:1s, formal quarterly reviews against objectives and annual reviews in which the objectives are set
  • Control the day-to-day financial operations within the Business
  • Responsibility for continuous improvement in the finance team, covering areas such as efficiency and quality of output and system integration
  • To adapt the activities of the finance team to best support the business operations, including adoption of technology to support that delivery
  • Management of team activities to ensure efficient working and the meeting of all reporting timetables in place at that time
  • Oversight of all regulatory returns, such as VAT, Corporation Tax and statutory accounts
  • Timely communication of finance outputs
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
  • To manage the day-to-day contact with external auditors and other advisor's, ensuring that all statutory filings are completed in a timely manner
  • Ensure that the relevant structures, processes, and systems evolve pragmatically as the company expands
  • With an ambitious target to keep growing the company, we would also expect this role to grow to manage the increasing scale and complexity.
  • Creation of a new suite of management accounts

The right person for the Divisional Financial Controller role will be:

  • ACA or ACCA Qualified
  • Line management experience
  • Systems integration and process improvement experience
  • Experience with SAP
  • Continuously looking for process improvements can be made

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