Financial Controller

Robert Half
70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP65000 - GBP68000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
09 May 2017
23 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

Robert Half Finance & Accountancy are delighted to be exclusively partnering our client, a successful private equity backed SME healthcare/pharma business based in Watford, on the recruitment of an exciting Financial Controller position. This newly created Financial Controller position will be the number one in finance, building and developing the finance function and supporting the UK Managing Director in running the business. This is a hands on role with full autonomy and responsibility for all the financials of the business. The business is growing both organically and via acquisition, it is likely that a finance team will be recruited in time and the Financial Controller could develop into a Finance Director position. This role would be ideal for a ACA or ACCA or CIMA qualified candidate who has 3-6 years post qualified experience and some Head of Finance, Finance Manager or Controller experience. This role is responsible for all the company financials;

-Production of monthly management accounts

-Monthly Performance Analysis and Management Reporting

-Budgeting & Forecasting

-Group reporting under US GAAP

-Revenue recognition

-Cost of sales

-Managing AP & AR and Payroll

-Managing Auditors

-Tax and VAT returns

-Business Partnering with all non-finance stakeholders

-Assisting with ERP implementation

Your Profile

We are seeking a fully qualified ACA or ACCA or CIMA qualified candidate with 3-6 years post qualified experience who could build and develop a finance function, work with a Managing Director and be responsible for all of the company financials and providing high quality analytical and management reporting. If you are looking for a fast track route to Finance Director this role is a great option.

The Company

Our client are a highly successful PE backed healthcare/pharma business who are leaders in their field and growing both organically and via acquisition.

Salary & Benefits

A highly competitive base salary of circa GBP65,000 to GBP68,000 plus car allowance, performance related bonus and benefits package.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.