Interim Site Controller

Interim Site Controller

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Richard Wootton

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are looking to recruit an interim Site Controller into a large manufacturing business based in Derby. This role is available due to an upcoming period of maternity leave and will suit someone who is seeking a role where although interim will still have the opportunity to add value and really make a difference with overall improvements and upcoming projects. The role will ideally start end of April/May latest and will initially be for a period of 12 months.

The Company

The successful interim Site Controller will be working for a highly successful manufacturing business who have multiple household brands.

The Role

As the interim Site Controller the successful candidate will be responsible for all finances related to the site/factory and will work very closely with all senior management including site directors both in the UK and Europe. The role will manage a small team and will be the main finance contact for any site projects. In addition, the post holder will be responsible for the following: -

  • Financial performance of the plant
  • Fixed cost reviews
  • Labour analysis
  • Financial planning and forecasts
  • Variance analysis and financial reviews
  • Balance sheet review
  • Evaluation of capital expenditure
  • Preparation and communication of monthly commentary
  • Analysis of material variances and stock movements
  • Review, challenge and report on all internal improvement projects
  • Ensure the site is audit ready from a financial control perspective.

The Candidate

As the successful interim Site Controller, you will be / have:

  • A fully qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Proven experience of managing/developing a small team.
  • Strong IT skills - ideally SAP
  • Experience/working knowledge in a high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Advanced excel skills.

The Benefits Package

The following benefits package is available to the successful interim Site Controller

  • Salary of £60-£70k on a fixed term contract

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