My client are an ambitious privately owned business who hold a strong market position; they have experienced impressive growth and are already on track to more than triple in size by the end of next year. An opportunity has arisen for a Financial Controller who will effectively be the number 1 in finance.
The Financial Controller will play an integral role in preparing the business ready for a future transaction. They will be tasked with leading the finance function; ensuring models and forecasts are an accurate reflection of the business, as they look at potential investment opportunities. They will take an active role in the strategic and commercial decision making at a senior level, producing better quality information to support commercial operations.
The role will manage a team of 4, responsible for improving the timeliness of the management accounts, the quality of analysis and improved MI.
The opportunity would ideally suit an ACA qualified Accountant with a high degree of commercial acumen and strong analytical skills. As this is a developing organisation it is seen as critical that the chosen candidate has aspirations, and the credibility, to become the future Finance Director.