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Sector . Finance Controller
Location . Milton Keynes
Salary . £55k - 60k per year
Contract Type . Permanent
2021-04-27 00:00:00 2021-07-27 Distinct Recruitment Ltd

“I need someone who is able to lead a team, coach and develop staff as well as be looking to step into a bigger role within finance over the next 2 years”

The above outlines the requirements of an exciting new Financial Controller role that Distinct Recruitment have been engaged to recruit in Milton Keynes. Working alongside a forward thinking and strategic Finance Director, the Financial Controller will be responsible for:

  • Managing the finance team taking responsibility for all statutory accounting, tax and treasury duties for the group.
  • Implement and drive internal financial controls including updating procedures and reporting in line with global and local legislations and reporting standards.
  • Management of the transactional finance team
  • Business partnering key stakeholders across the organisation, acting as the main point of contact for financial support, as well as supporting departmental growth both operationally and financially.
  • Full month end management including the creation, analysis and reporting of board and operational management packs.
  • Supporting on a number of projects across the organisation and within the finance team including an ERP implementation
  • Supporting Finance Director with budgeting and forecasting
  • Consolidation of group entities for both the UK and European groups
  • Leading and owning year end duties including completing of financial reporting, tax returns, preparation of audit process and supporting internal and external audits.
  • Ad-hoc duties when required.

The Financial Controller will be based in Milton Keynes, however the organisation have expressed their desires to maintain a flexible working approach, therefore the position will have the option to also work from home.

The desired Financial Controller will:

-        Be a fully qualified accountant (CIMA/ACA/ACCA)

-        Ideally have experience of working within an International/European organisation

-        Be able to demonstrate a strong level of commercial acumen

-        Have the ability to lead and manage a team

-        Possess a strong level of Excel – Experience of operating PowerBI or similar would be highly advantageous.

The organisation

Based just outside of Central Milton Keynes the organisation is part of a global multi-billion turnover group who operate across a number of industries including FMCG, Manufacturing, Distribution and Retail. Despite being part of a larger group, the business in the UK offers a family feel environment where flexible working, a people centric culture and employee welfare are key drivers in the businesses ability to maintain their staff.

Salary and Benefits

The role of the Financial Controller will pay £55,000 - £60,000 per annum plus benefits which include 10% bonus, pension, healthcare, DIS, flexible working and other company specific benefits.

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