Howarth Morris are exclusively recruiting for a Financial Controller for and instantly recognisable £50m+ turnover FMCG based in the Wirral area. Operating in this highly visible, key role within the Senior Management Team; you will manage/lead a team of five direct reports and report directly into the Finance Director with full autonomy & accountability for these business areas.
With a remit of providing management support to the company with regards to Finance, Management Accounts and MIS Reporting for critical/ key Business analysis and decision making.
Key Areas of responsibility include:-
- Preparation of Monthly Management Accounts and Finalisation of Year End accounting
- Assisting with Statutory Audit Requirements
- Budgeting, Forecasting and Variance Analysis
- MIS Reporting
- Liaising with Sales teams and analysing and amending prices & costings etc
- Assist with implementation of new finance package
- Support and lead team of 5
- Other Ad Hoc duties as is required
Applicants will ideally be fully qualified CIMA/ ACCA or ACA and will proven track record of operating in a similar role for a similar profile FMCG manufacturer. You will have excellent communication & interpersonal skills; A good attention to detail; the ability to work under pressure and will be self-motivated with the drive to succeed. You will be a good people manager and have a high level of IT proficiency and will be a real team player with the gravitas, personality & approach required to forge strong business partner relationships. This excellent career opportunity is complimented with a Competitive Salary and Benefits including Company Car, Pension (12%), BUPA Health Care and 25 days holiday plus Bank Hols.
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