Financial Controller

  • Job Reference: 11349A
  • Date Posted: 18 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £30,000 to £38,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: additional benefits
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Accountant / Financial Controller

Our client, a rapidly growing business based in North Leicester, is currently looking to recruit an Accountant / Financial Controller with a manufacturing background on a permanent basis.

Working within a busy environment, the successful candidate will be working closely with the MD and other stakeholders within the business.

*Full responsibility for finance, system implementation, costing and price negotiations
*Full ownership of P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash-flow [working capital], Capex spend, Budgets & quarterly forecasts and banking covenants
*Working closely with the MD on the operational and strategic restructuring of the business, driving the financial turnaround and new business development opportunities
*Implement a robust costing model to identify and rectify loss making customer contracts. In addition to assist new business development opportunities and successfully lead pricing discussions to win new customer contracts
*Manage a small accounts team and future recruitment needs

The ideal candidate will be passionate about improving processes and be someone who really wants to make a difference in a growing business.

Essential Skills and Experience:
*Commercially minded
*Highly confident and organised with strong communication skills
*Attention to detail & accuracy
*Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
*Qualified by Experience or Part Qualified CIMA / ACCA

Desirable Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
*CIMA / ACCA Qualified
*Manufacturing experience
*Sage Line 50


Hours: 9am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday
Holidays: 20 days + stat
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 dependent upon experience
Auto Enrolment Pension
Lunch is provided to staff members every Friday

If you're interested & think you're suitable for this opportunity, please apply online or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11349) on 0116 254 9404

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