Group Financial Controller

Group Financial Controller

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + package

  • Contact:

    John Taylor

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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We are seeking an exceptionally high-calibre, and strong technical Group Financial Controller, to join a business who are about to embark on a period of exciting change. This is a 'number 2' in finance role, reporting directly into the CFO and the Senior Management Team, and will be working extremely closely on a number of key exciting projects that will take the business to new levels, embarking on a new strategy. We are also looking for an ambitious GFC who seeks swift career progression into an all-round strategic Finance Director role, as this position can offer that.

The successful Group Financial Controller we seek is a Big 4 or Top 10 trained Practice Accountant (ICAEW/ ACA, ICAS/ CA, ACCA) with strong technical reporting skills:

  • PLC and Group Financial Reporting to tight deadlines;
  • Drive the financial input to the Group Annual Report and Accounts, Interim Reports and other listed company filings as necessary;
  • IFRS specialist for the business as a whole;
  • Overseeing Subsidiary statutory accounts preparation;
  • Overseeing Group internal controls and risk management;
  • Group Business Planning;
  • Medium and long-term cash management;
  • Overseeing & Managing external audit and all associated financial regulatory filings for a complex commercial business;
  • Oversee Tax and Treasury

The Group Financial Controller will be:

  • ACA/ CA qualified with solid and substantial post qualification experience, ideally within a complex organisation;
  • Professional with high standards of integrity;
  • Energetic, self-motivated team player who can deliver to tight deadlines;
  • Rounded ambitious individual with strong interpersonal skills at a senior level;
  • Technically strong, significant IFRS knowledge, PLC & Practice background
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced business, about to embark on change

The salary on offer is £90-£100k, plus bonus, pension, healthcare and career progression

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