Permanent
Finance Director
Burnley
£80,000 - £100,000 plus car allowance + benefits

Financial Controller

Ref: 24| Posted: 1st Apr 2019

This vacancy is now closed

A well known multi-billion T/O business with a global presence is looking to recruit a Group Financial Controller to lead a team across its UK operations.

Based in Lancashire, the role will work closely with the Finance Director and work with the wider Senior Leadership team. With direct management of a team of 10+ across areas such as Financial Control, Financial Reporting, Tax, Working Capital and Specialist Projects this hire is integral to the wider growth of the business and development of the finance team.

With a proven background in maintaining strong financial processes, risk and governance, the Financial Control will be in charge of creating a strong control environment.

Other key areas of the role include:

  • Taking overall ownership of financial control environment including both system and role-based controls. Ensuring constant evolution of the control processes in place to deliver best practice / risk mitigation across all areas
  • Management of the monthly balance sheet review processes
  • Management and control of banking, FX and financing facilities
  • Overall ownership of monthly/weekly working capital forecasting
  • Manage the overall integrity of the UK balance sheet position
  • Responsible for  group and subsidiary statutory accounting
  • Compliance with all external audit, internal audit, HMRC and corporate governance requirements

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record within a Financial Controller or Head of Finance role - ideally within a complex environment which covers both UK and overseas entities.