Financial Controller position for manufacturing SME in Colne
Your new company
This organisation is a specialist engineering business who are known for continuously investing in their people, which is reflected in their low staff turnover, to provide first class services to their customers. They pride themselves on their service and want to be recognised as partners to their customers putting them at the heart of everything they do.
Your new role
This Financial Controller position will be the number 1 in finance on site and have full control of the monthly and annual accounts of two companies, whilst also being responsible of any other financial related activities on site. You will manage a team of 4, and collectively ensure monthly and quarterly accounts are produced on time whilst also producing costing models and margin analysis where required. Along side this you'll manage the sites payroll, prepare corporation tax calculations liaising with the tax advisers, assist in strategic decision making, manage and review the VAT, IPR and Intrastat.
What you'll need to succeed
You must be a qualified accountant either chartered, certified or CIMA, with experience working within a manufacturing / engineering / aerospace industry, with SAP experience desired. You must be competent in producing management and statutory accounts, whilst having the ability to make recommendations, and subsequently implementing improvements, to increase profitability or reduce costs, whilst maintaining customer service. Knowledge of US Branch accounting would be advantage, along with tax experience.
What you'll get in return
An extremely competitive salary in a growing business who are part of a larger group with good benefits. You'll have the autonomy of putting 'your stamp' on the role and business, working in friendly and experienced team of people. Please contact Lucinda at Hays in Burnley for a full list of benefits.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lucinda on 01282 402162
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