Our client is an entrepreneurial, privately owned, manufacturing business that operates an extremely successful, niche operation. Well capitalized, and with a dynamic and high calibre management team with impressive global credentials, the company has ambitious growth plans to be executed through a mix of acquisitive and organic growth.
To underpin the growth strategy, they are looking to appoint a highly commercial Financial Controller to play a key role in supporting the finance director in driving the business forward. Critically, the financial controller will be responsible for developing a robust finance function, with streamlined systems and controls, that is scalable and capable of supporting the business as it continues its rapid growth, and is capable of efficiently integrating future acquisitions.
The successful candidate will be CIMA/ACA/ACCA qualified, with strong people management skills, but a hands on approach that will get results in an entrepreneurial environment. This individual will need to enjoy working in a fast paced, pressurized environment, however with the growth will come outstanding internal career prospects. Candidates should have robust cost accounting experience.