Group Financial Controller | Kent

70000.00 - 90000.00 GBP Annual + GBP70000 - GBP90000/annum
14 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Here is an opportunity for you to work in one of the most exciting, growing and varied fresh produce businesses in our network. The company has been busy investing and has taken positive steps with their teams to stay ahead of the game. The future holds a lot of promise for you and they are helping grow not only a bigger company but a better company.

The Role

Due to retirement we looking to appoint a Group Financial Controller.
This is a key high profile commercial finance role where you will be accountable to the Board of Directors, with regards to Budgeting, Forecasting Financial and Strategic planning and the management of the Finance department.

The Candidate

You will need to be tenacious and assertive but also capable of influencing stakeholders. You will be capable of delivering sound and practical data management and reporting to the business.
Are you a Qualified Accountant of a recognised accounting body (ACA, ACCA, CIMA etc)?
Do you have relevant industry experience from the fresh produce or food sectors - it would be a big advantage to allow someone to hit the ground running.
You bring an understanding of the retail supply chain, fresh produce margins, seasonality and importing fresh produce would help.
You excel at management, communication, analytical and have strong organisational skills - they are a must.
You have a keen eye for detail and an ability to identify problems as they arise and be pro-active in finding and implementing solutions.
Advanced IT skills (Excel, Outlook, Word, Access. SQL)
Sage and payroll experience

For further information please contact Luan Harrison on (Apply online only)