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Financial Controller

  • Location: Halifax
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Parking + Other
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 16 May 2021
  • Job Ref: MAS36524_1618566273

A leading manufacturing organisation with both a multi-site UK and international presence, embarking on a journey of significant change and transition are actively recruiting a solid, robust and enigmatic accountancy leader capable of steering this fast-moving ship!

Reporting to the Finance Director, the successful candidate will bring bags of energy, drive and tenacity to this role, calling upon the full extent of their experience to deliver solid, creative solutions to a wide variety of situations and challenges.

Ultimately, you'll thrive in a fast-paced environment, as equally capable of operating with a high level view, as getting in and about the detail.

Partnering closely with operational leaders, and with the support of your team, your duties and responsibilities will include:

*Manage and drive efficiency of KPI dashboards and reporting frameworks.
*Budgetary forecasting and planning to ensure fulfillment of growth plans and business performance goals.
*Managing budgeting and re-forecasting cycles, providing key insight and analysis.
*Informing financial and business decisions, considering implications, challenges and contingencies.
*Overseeing management accounts, whilst ensuring compliance with all regulatory and group standards.

In addition to these activities, you will directly support the FD, wider Board and Group in driving continual improvement and refinement of the finance functionality, whilst supporting in initiatives and projects to drive operational gains.

In order to excel within the role, you will bring your technical experience and expertise for sure, but beyond this technical skill - you will be a creative, solutions focused professional capable of bringing a dynamism to your role and business area.

Desired Experience:

*CIMA/ACCA qualified.
*Previous experience within the Manufacturing or Production space.
*Advanced Excel User. (Pivot Tables, Lookups etc).
*SAP experience would be advantageous.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.