Senior Financial Controller

Recruiter
Momentum Security Recruitment
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
75000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client a FTSE 250 organisation is looking to recruit a Senior Financial Controller for one of their Software and Technology Business Units. This division is one of the businesses most acquisitive, innovative and technologically advanced areas of the organisation and continues to heavily invest in cutting edge technology and solutions. The role will have line responsibility for 5 direct finance staff consisting of 3 qualified and 2 part-qualified staff. The primary purpose of this job is financial control through strong business partnering and the management of robust processes and controls. More specifically: Act as a senior member of the Management team through pro-actively challenging and contributing to decisions regarding business and financial strategy with a focus on controlled growth of the business.Responsible for all Groups, Divisional & Business reporting requirements including monthly results generation, forecasting and monthly financial/operational reporting. Take a lead role in the annual business planning process for the business unit.Embed measures for tracking performance against financial and non-financial indicators to provide meaningful management information and support decision making.Assist with bids and pricing of contract change, provide commercial finance support as required.Identify and support the business to deliver opportunities to improve efficiency or add value.Develop and a high performing Finance team who provide support to the commercial and operational colleagues through reporting, analysis and challenge. The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) or equivalent and have strong people management capabilities with an ability to challenge and make decisions. If you have past experience in the UK Healthcare sector (both NHS and private sector) that would be an advantage and ideally some experience in software products and professional services sectors. This role will be based in Basingstoke but will require travel to London, Solihull, and Cambridge & Tewkesbury. If you feel you have all the right and relevant attributes and would like to be considered for this position, please send and up to date CV and covering letter detailing your suitability. Momentum Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.