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Finance Controller

Job Title: Finance Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Grimsby
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum + bonus, pension, parking
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ABJ/231101
Contact Name: Ashley Ball
Contact Email:
Job Published: 25 days ago

Job Description

** Newly created role ** Finance Controller ** Specialist family-run and self-sufficient business **

Fantastic opportunity for a senior finance professional to join a growing and ambitious business.

The Finance Controller is a key leadership role responsible for overseeing the financial operations and strategy within the facility. Reporting to the Finance Director, you will also work as a trusted colleague of the CEO and be an integral part of the senior leadership team.

Driven by the CEO, there is a genuine family-oriented culture that prioritises their people, making staff and prospective candidates feel valued. This culture of pride in their accomplishments is reflected in the retention of their employees.

You will play a critical role in budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis, cost control and reporting to support the company's financial success. Additionally, this role will collaborate with various departments to drive financial efficiencies and contribute to the overall success of the operation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • This is a broad role covering all aspects of financial management and reporting as well as budget and financial forecast preparation

  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts, variance analysis, balance sheet reconciliations, cash flow forecasting, reporting

  • Lead, motivate, manage and mentor a small team including responsibility for the smooth running of the sales ledger, purchase ledger and payroll functions

  • Work closely with other departments such as sales, procurement and operations.

What we're looking for:

  • Qualified accountant preferred, ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent

  • Proven experience in leading a finance department

  • A strategic thinker with strong analytical and problem solving skills to help drive data-led decision making in the business

  • Willingness to work collaboratively with other departments to achieve organisational goals.

What's on offer:

  • Competitive salary

  • Performance-related bonus

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Company pension scheme, life insurance

  • Free on-site parking, must have a driving licence and use of a car (or motorbike!)

  • Ability to grow and develop your career alongside the business - This company places a strong emphasis on ethical practices and supports personal development and training for its employees.


Register your interest by applying today or call Ashley 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further, always private and in complete confidence.
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