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Hays Accountancy and Finance

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Job Overview:
Exciting UK Finance Manager/Financial Controller with a leading, global listed manufacturing business Your new company I’m delighted to be partnered with a leading, global specialist manufacturing organisation who are internationally listed operating in over 70 countries worldwide. A leading brand in their field, this is an exciting opportunity to join a continually growing organisation with excellent future opportunities longer term to work in an organisation with a global footprint. Your new role You’ll be joining the organisation as a the Business Controller for the UK segment of the business (c.£22m t/o) managing 3x members of staff: Management Accountant, Purchase Ledger (who have both been in the business for over 10 years) and another purchase ledger employee in another office. This is, in essence, a senior Finance Manager post well suited to either an established Business Partner or someone looking to take a step up in role seniority and exposure. This role will assume overall responsibility for all financial aspects across all sites of the business unit. You will act as a business partner to the UK Managing Director and develop and coach each team on finance personnel. Key duties and responsibilities will include: To ensure accurate and timely reporting of the requisite financials in line with group requirements and more importantly to accurately interpret business results on a continuous basis to identify potential issues to address or opportunities to pursue to enhance the operating profit of the business As the UK Finance Manager ensure all local legal, tax and statutory reporting requirements are fulfilled including liaising with local and group auditors and professional advisers As the UK Business Controller ensure all local legal, tax and statutory reporting requirements are fulfilled including liaising with local and group auditors and professional advisors. Review levels of working capital in the company to ensure it is kept at optimum levels in order to maximize cash flow Ensure adequate financial controls and review systems in the company to ensure accuracy of reported information and minimize risk of fraudulent or otherwise inappropriate activities. Participate in acquisition processes and integration as required Implement Group Finance initiatives in the company, monitor progress and report back status and deviations from plans Develop and coach UK finance personnel What you’ll need to succeed You will be a fully qualified, CCAB accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) with the following skills and competencies, ideally from a manufacturing background: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Define and implement KPI’s against the above for all team members and regularly monitor performance of the team and individuals against these metrics Monitor results in all areas of the business against the Annual Operating Plan for the UK business to achieve targeted revenues, order intake, gross margin and EBIT targets annually Able to work closely with peers and be a significant contributor to the overall leadership of the business Hands on and inclusive leader of his/her team, continually provides guidance and feedback Special Competencies required: Able to work comfortably with the designated IT systems and ability to apply in a practical sense in line with the requirements of the business (self & team) Good mastery of Microsoft Office suite (Excel in particular) What you’ll get in return Salary: up to £70,000 p/a depending on experience 20% bonus Various leading benefits commensurate with the seniority of the role What you need to do now If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C’s, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays

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