Recruit4staff are proud to be representing their client, a leading Engineering / Contruction company in their search for an experienced Finance Controller / Manager to work in their facility in Shropshire
What we can offer you
To build on our success to date we wish to instigate an increased level of financial management incorporating improved control; analysis; reporting and strategic direction.
The successful individual will oversee a small finance team and will have full responsibility for all financial activities.
Crucially this position requires a high level of analytical abilities which will support the companies’ management decisions. This includes comprehensive analysis of numerous aspects of the companies’ costings, performance and profits with analysis by market; geography; office, staff etc. Regular budgeting, cost-control; debt management and cashflow forecasting are also essential.
In addition the appointee must be prepared to be a hands-on practitioner in all aspects of the day-to-day book-keeping’ banking, payroll and accountancy tasks with a small finance team under him/her.
The responsibilities of the position include:
What we`re looking for:
The successful Candidate must have either Construction / engineering or manufacturing industry knowledge
We are looking for an ambitious, self-motivated and highly competent person who can bring a wide range of skills to the role. Good management skills are required together with excellent communication skills with other staff, customers and suppliers.
The successful candidate must have at least 5 years accountancy experience and must have held a senior role for a substantial part of that time. This must include managing staff over a wide range of financial functions.
A detailed understanding and comprehensive abilities are required with key software such as Sage, Excel etc. This must include the knowledge and willingness to personally carry out routine book-keeping tasks and to manage and train other finance staff in this software. Experience must also exist in the use of sophisticated features within such tools and a generally high level of competence with modern technology.
The successful candidate must have -
This is a rare and outstanding opportunity to join an exciting, young company and play a major role in our long-term strategy to expand & achieve substantial growth. The role will also add major experience that will enhance your career & provide a long-term position that will evolve and become increasingly challenging as the company and department expand.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Recruit4staff (Telford) who are operating as an employment agency and employment business
Job Reference: JOB-5912