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Senior Financial Controller

Sector . Accountancy & Finance
Location . Lincolnshire
Salary . £70,000 - £80,000
Contract Type . Permanent
2020-04-02 08:47:48 2020-07-02 Distinct Recruitment Ltd

Many of you will be reading this whilst currently working from home, taking calls between balancing home schooling and keeping the dog entertained, pause for a moment to consider this…

In the current climate, in particular, there’ll be many businesses out there that have to take the short term view on the decisions they make. Give yourself just 2mins to think about things you’d do differently, the advice you’d give and recommendations you’d make if everything you & your fellow leaders did was all about the long term.

We’re supporting a successful, established group of businesses based just outside Lincoln in their search to recruit a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) to join the existing senior management team as Financial Controller. Reporting into the CFO, responsible for leading & developing the finance dpt (8 staff), and supporting the range of operational / functional managers & directors across half a dozen quite different & independent (but intertwined…) business areas, as Financial Controller you’ll play a crucial role in ensuring the business makes the necessary improvements over time to achieve the goal of doubling PBT in the next 3-5yrs –and that’s just the start…

The role…. as Financial Controller you’ll;

  • Inherit responsibility for the management & development of the existing finance team (8 staff)
  • Ensure a culture of sound financial control & governance
  • Provide the appropriate financial & commercial information to support & challenge all functional managers & directors decision making
  • Present robust & insightful financial planning & analysis, commentary around on going business performance (budgeting & forecasting)
  • Suggest & champion a culture of continuous improvement across all financial & commercial planning / reporting systems & processes

A bit about you

  • A Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • An exemplary leader, with a previous & demonstrable track record of improving and developing teams
  • A skilled & trusted business partner to non finance managers & directors
  • A passionate, energetic, and dynamic personality – driven to motivate & inspire people around them at all levels
  • Enhanced in their ability to successfully manage & deliver a range of business change projects (e.g. IT systems / ERP implementation)

If this sounds like to type of opportunity you’d like to know more about, let us know and we can tell you all about the team, the business and the recruitment process.

If you normally deal with Alex Alcock he is off the park playing superdad at the moment so contact Arran Jaiswal (number on Linked in Profile) if you would like to have a discussion before you hit apply. 

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