Financial Controller

Gloucester £50000 - £55000

Financial Controller
Salary: up to £55,000 + Car allowance, bonus and benefits


Fast paced, dynamic, growing organically and via acquisition and transitioning from small to medium sized……. Leadership, systems development, improved reporting, processes and controls and astute commercial business partnering.

Our client is a rapidly growing leader in their field, making the transition from smaller to large company. They aim to continue the organic growth but to start on the acquisition trail too. The industry is extremely fast paced and is evolving quickly, focussing on new technologies and, on entrepreneurial developing new services as opportunity presents itself within, what is, an ever evolving the market.

The turnover of the business is around £50 mill, with a number of operating businesses entities), all using Sage and Excel for reporting. You should be strong with systems (Excel and Sage, ideally with software implementation experience) and be willing and able to be hands-on. You should also be a strong leader, able to delegate, mentor and empower your team. Reporting to the Financial Director and part of the senior management team, the role is responsible for all elements of finance, supporting in the setting and driving an agenda for change within finance - you will have a clear vision of what best practice looks like and the ability to impart this to your team and to develop them, such that they too can challenge the status quo. This new model will be scalable, in support of further rapid and significant growth.

The role will lead a team across transactional finance, business partnering & management accounting and in the preparation of consolidated statutory accounts. There will be a strong emphasis on Systems and controls. You should be an advanced user of Excel (including development of Macros & visual basic / financial modelling) and ideally have experience with Sage and QlikView or Qliksense or a similar tool (this is an environment of high-volumes of data, across multiple entities.

This is a dynamic and fast paced business that, during their peak season, is extremely busy - you should be comfortable in an energetic, challenging yet rewarding and exciting business.1

If you have experience that your feel would be relevant and you’re interested in joining a market leading and expanding business with great benefits and the opportunity for personal development, then we want to hear from you - please apply now with your CV, for immediate consideration.

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£50000 - £55000



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