Interim Financial Controller

Interim Financial Controller

  • Location

    Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Emily Mitchell

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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An exciting opportunity has come up within an FMCG client of Gleesons. They are looking for an Interim Financial Controller who will report directly to the General Manager on a 6 month contract. The ideal candidate will have experience within the FMCG industry and have a commercial finance back ground. You will be responsible for the P&L of the site and therefore will need to be very hands on.

The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:

  • Oversee financial performance for the site & ensure robust business controls and risk management are in place
  • Provide the leadership team with an appropriate understanding of financial performance
  • Support the drive of Corporate, Commercial & Operational initiatives
  • Drive sustainable margin enhancement/cost reduction programmes through annual PIP's
  • Support and execute where appropriate business change/improvement projects
  • Capital proposals, planning, execution and risk management

Experience required:

  • A good understanding of all elements of the P&L.
  • Previous experience within an FC role/Qualified Accountant +5 years
  • FMCG background or experience
  • Able to demonstrate an understanding of the whole business from a commercial, innovation and manufacturing point of view.
  • Able to influence at a senior level, internally and externally. Possessing the gravitas & emotional intelligence to enable effective challenge within a strong & determined team.
  • Experience of leading project delivery & instigating change

If you are interested in this role please either contact Emily at Gleeson or click apply and I will be in touch

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