Financial Controller

Robert Half
Welwyn Garden City
80000.00 GBP Annual + GBP65000 - GBP75000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
28 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role:

Robert Half Finance & Accountancy are pleased to be supporting our client, a GBP25 mill TO multi-site manufacturing business on the recruitment of an excellent Financial Controller position. The Financial Controller will be the number one in finance, working closely with the managing director and senior management team - Operations & Quality Assurance and managing 2 finance members of staff directly and several others indirectly. This role is integral to the successful running of the business and is ideally suited to an individual with several years manufacturing experience as an Financial Controller, Head of Finance or Finance Director and with strong knowledge of standard costing. The Financial Controller will be responsible for:

Responsible for preparation of monthly and annual statutory consolidated financial reporting including variance and profitability analysis and presentation at board meetings

Managing a finance team across two sites and ensuring strict compliance with deadlines and local statutory regulations

Preparing annual and rolling budgets and forecasts and reporting on variances

Managing an activity based costing model across several sites

Standard Costing at all sites

Reviewing stock levels, cycle counts and annual stock takes

Setting up and reporting on KPIs related to finance and manufacturing aspects

Managing the sales/purchase ledger functions in order to achieve sufficient financial and cash controls through regular analysis of debts and costs

Responsible for VAT and Intrastat compliance

Dealing with annual statutory audits

Our Client:

We are working with a SME manufacturing business based in Welwyn Garden City who are leaders in their field.

The Profile

We are looking for a fully qualified accountant who has several years manufacturing Controller experience, using activity based costing and standard costing.

Whats on Offer:

A highly competitive base salary of circa GBP65-75k plus car allowance, 10% bonus and benefits.

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.