Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    Solihull, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    John Taylor

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Gleeson currently have an opportunity that has arisen for an ambitious Financial Controller to join a c£70m turnover business based in the Solihull area. This is a permanent, full time position.

About the Role

As the appointed Financial Controller, you will take full ownership of the reporting process whilst driving the business forward through commercial decision making.

Key Duties include:

  • Support the FD in controlling all aspects of the finance department
  • Managing a team of 3 and taking responsibility for the A-Z of the accounting function
  • Preparing monthly management accounts and year-end statutory accounts
  • Acting as the main point of contact with the auditors

Candidate Requirements

The Financial Controller will ideally have the following:

  • A professional accounting qualification - ACA / ICAS / ACCA / CIMA
  • PQE within industry - preferred but not essential, my client would consider a first mover from practice
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to convey financial information to non-finance staff
  • Good management skills
  • Experience managing a team - desirable

On Offer

The successful Accountant will be rewarded with the following:

  • £45,000 - £50,000 base salary
  • Bonus, competitive pension and holiday allowance

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