Royston, Hertfordshire - Our client, with an international presence and globally recognised in their field, are seeking a Financial Controller.
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Financial Controller will be a member of the global finance team and provide effective support in leading projects and strategic initiatives, driving improvements and efficiency to leverage business intelligence and provide insightful analysis to the leadership team. As Financial Controller you will provide effective support in leading strategic initiatives and decisions while driving productivity and operational improvements. You will be responsible for monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting, ensuring efficient capital utilisation through cost control and working capital management. You will liaise with senior management teams discussing financial findings ensuring compliance is adhered to with SOX and IFRS. The role will support 2 other members of the team, as you review their work, collating management and financial accounts ready for board meetings. This role has scope to streamline processes and develop communication throughout the global business at various levels ensuring a clear and concise message.
The successful applicant will be qualified (ACCA,ACA,CIMA) and ideally from a practice background, Big 4 being preferable, with previous experience in manufacturing also being desirable. This would suit someone who is looking for their second move within industry from the profession however individuals who have developed a career within industry will also be considered. You will require strong excel skills, experience of using SAP and other accounting packages, have the ability to liaise with various colleagues at all levels while promoting the benefits of change to staff.
In return, a competitive salary and benefits package is offered