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UK Financial Controller

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Job Summary

  • Crawley
  • Permanent
  • BBBH764208
  • Aug 06, 2020
  • Competitive
Job Description

UK Financial Controller role, permanent job opportunity, £90,000-£105,000, West Sussex

Our client is an international trusted and sustainable business whose global head office is based in Crawley. The role of the UK Financial Controller is a newly created position to help take the business to the next stage of its ambitious growth plans and this a key appointment in the leadership of the finance team and the role will report directly to the Financial Director. The primary focus of the role is to support the UK, Ireland & Middle-East Finance Director in achieving the strategy and objectives of the business and Finance team. You will work closely with other Finance leaders, providing support and guidance to the Commercial Finance Directors and providing timely, accurate information to the Group Finance team Key responsibilities include:

  • Driving and developing the Finance managers and Internal Auditor to deliver service excellence, whilst ensuring accounting principles and internal policies are adhered to
  • Ownership of the production of management and statutory accounts for the UK business
  • Leading the Customer Accounting and Accounts Payable function based remotely
  • Managing the Internal Auditor
  • Leading the statutory reporting process including preparation of audit files and liaising with external auditors and providing technical guidance to Management
  • Oversight of UK Finance policies, including the Expenses policy
  • Business partnering the Central Overhead functions, to include, amongst others, Payroll and HR
  • Providing technical guidance in reference to FRS102 to the UK and overseeing all financial aspects.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has previous experience managing a significantly sized finance team in a large organisation (£500m+)
  • Has SAP knowledge
  • Is ACCA / ACA / CIMA Qual
  • Has Multi-currency and multi-national exposure
  • Solid knowledge of fundamental accounting principles, UK GAAP/FRS102 and best accounting practice

This is a full time permanent role paying up to £105,000 plus bens.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

BY APPLYING FOR THIS ROLE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE WHICH TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MORGAN MCKINLEY SERVICES.

Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Matt Novis
Matt Novis
  • Principal Consultant | Sussex & Surrey
  • (Office) 01293 523 400 (Mobile) 07943 657 648
  • mnovis@morganmckinley.com