Financial Controller

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Our client is a well-respected family business operating across the Construction Engineering, Construction and Renewables Industries.

As part of the companies continued expansion, FRS have been enlisted to assist with the recruitment of a Qualified Accountant to join the business as Finance Manager / Financial Controller taking ownerships of Financial, Management and Commercial Accounting for 2-3 SME businesses units based across the East Midlands.

Reporting into a high profile Group Finance Director / CFO you will also partner closely with the Business Unit MD’s taking responsibility for the below.
o Overseeing and controlling the financial records of the company and wider group
o Producing Monthly Management Accounts, and full balance sheet reconciliations
o Reviewing financial performance against budget, and variance analysis
o Corresponding with customers and suppliers and liaising with external auditors
o Preparing monthly payroll
o Stock analysis and management
o Working capital management and maximizing the use of cash resources to prevent cashflow issues
o Implementation of new processes and control systems.
o Presenting financial information and budgets to the group CFO and CEO
o Company Secretary and responsibility for all company filings
o Ad-hoc financial administration duties and supporting rest of the business
The ideal candidate will be formally qualified (P/Q or QBE considered if relevant experience can be demonstrated) ideally with previous experience gained working within a dynamic SME Business.
This is to be a newly created position for the business as part of their continued expansion and ideally suited to a candidate looking to join a dynamic growing business.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the review and improvement of the company’s current Process, Controls and Systems with an ERP migration away from Sage for a more fit for purpose system expected.
Previous experience gained in either construction, engineering or manufacturing is desirable.
Ideally candidates will have some industry-based experience however those working within practice seeking a first move into industry will be considered.
A basic salary of £60,000 to £70,000 Excellent benefits and bonus awaits.