Group Financial Controller

Group Financial Controller

  • Location

    Coleshill, Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, bonus

  • Contact:

    Jamie Carter

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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A Private Equity backed tier 1 automotive supplier based in Coleshill, with a UK turn-over in the region of £300m, is seeking a Group Financial Controller to join their Business on a permanent basis. Reporting in to the Group FD, this position will pay a salary in the range of £80,000 to £90,000 + £8,000 car allowance, pension, PHI and bonus.

The Group Financial Controller will be responsible for managing the whole of Group Finance, overseeing a team of 30 with 6 direct reports which cover Operational Finance, Commercial Finance, Financial Reporting, Treasury, Payroll, Audit, Tax and Compliance. This role will involve classic Group Finance consolidation of financial reporting and financial planning, but will also involve understanding business performance at the plant level to influence key strategic decision making process.

You'll also work closely with the Group Commercial Director with existing and future sales and pricing strategies, bid processes and business recovery mechanisms. You'll assist Shareholders with the provision of advanced financial models, analysis and commentary to support decision making processes associated with M&A activity, financial due diligence, vendor due diligence and business combinations.

Required Experience

- Qualified ACA / ACCA (essential); ideally trained with a recognised Audit firm, and then gained significant post-qualification experience in Group Finance positions in the Automotive industry.

- Significant prior experience of a Senior level Group Finance position, working for an International multi-site organisation

To apply for the Group Financial Controller position based in Coleshill, please click on the "apply now" button and your CV will be sent directly to the responsible recruiter (Jamie Carter). We will respond to successful applicants within 7 days, however please feel free to get in touch if you would like any further information about your application.

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