Financial Controller in Grantham

Financial Controller in Grantham

Location: Grantham

Salary: £45,000.00 - 50,000.00 per year

Recruiter: Macildowie Recruitment And Retention

Date Advertised: 2022-01-15

Financial Controller | Grantham | £45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits Macildowie are currently working with a fairly new, group of PE backed businesses who are seeking a high calibre Financial Controller with a strong technical background and high ambitions to join their team. The role reports directly to the Group Financial Controller and you will hold senior relationships within the group and externally. The business is growing at pace, this role will look after 3 x subsidiary businesses as part of the wider group. There is an aggressive M&A strategy and this means the role will grow over time, as other businesses are acquired.So what is the role? Firstly, you'll be managing a group of 3 businesses, across different sites - occasional travel required, but flexibility as when and where.You will take full responsibility for the Financial Controls and Processes as well as the balance sheet, management accounts and financial accounts.You will take charge of all the company's Management Information, including Analysis and reporting to the Board and InvestorsIn-depth Cash flow forecasting and close management of cash flowsPreparing statutory accounts, working with external Auditors and implementing recommendationsThe company operates nationally with a number of entities within the group, you will be the key liaison for the 3 in this roles remitThe organisation is fairly new, their PE backers are driving and embracing the changing environment and how they interact with their customersYou will be driving performance and continual improvementAs well as this, you will be great with systems, you'll be able to identify system improvements that can help to refine financial processes, whilst also making sure that the integrity of that information is of paramount importanceWhilst generating the information is important, so is what you use it for! You will be someone who challenges the status quo and uses financial information to drive business outcomes and changes in behaviour across all levels of the organisations leadership teamSo who are you? You will be Qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA), you may have qualified within a top 20 practice firm and moved into industry, or have been in industry for a while, but you'll need to have a couple of years PQE.You'll be used to working in a fast paced business and you will thrive on making decisions, improvements to both processes and team capabilities. Experience of developing and delivering is essentialYou'll love taking the initiative and at times, being autonomous. You'll be solutions focused and see opportunity rather than issuesExperience of working through difficult situations and improving business capabilityAble to manage finances for a group of businessesPractical, hands on experience of managing financial controls of a £multi-million business Able to influence and deliver positive change in the organisationMacildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the region's premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at macildowie.com.Macildowie are a recruitment business working on behalf of a client to recruit this role. Your personal data may be forwarded to that client company as part of the application process. After applying for this role you'll be sent a request for your consent to hold your data on our systems. If you would like information on how we will process your data please go to our website and view our fair processing notices which are located at the bottom of the page under privacy policies. Within the fair processing notice for Candidates there is guidance on how to amend your contact preferences or exercise your rights relating to personal data. We can't provide direct links as email address and website urls within our job adverts are removed by some of the websites on which we advertise.
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