Financial Controller - Retail
This exclusive Financial Controller position is being recruited by Michael Page. The role is working as part of a fast-paced and high growth East Midlands business supporting the MD to achieve ambitious growth plans.
My client is a small retail and wholesale business in Nottinghamshire with an ambitious owner and senior management team. The business has spent the last few years creating and developing a collaborative and forward thinking culture and they are looking to add to this with the newly created Financial Controller position.
As the Financial Controller, you will form part of the senior management team tasked with achieving ambitious growth plans. The organisation is looking to attract someone to lead the small finance team and to deliver monthly and quarterly financial results. Key responsibilities in this role will include:
- Leading the delivery, analysis and commentary of management and financial accounts
- Taking ownership of the budgeting and forecasting cycle
- Understanding and influencing the long term strategic business plan
- Act as a number two in the business in the absence of the MD
The ideal candidate will have a track record in financial control but will also have the ability to partner with the MD in delivering a strategic plan. Experience within the retail and FMCG sector would be advantageous however the ideal background will include:
Leadership skills for both financial and non-financial staff
Strong communication skills
High levels of attention to detail
- Strategic thinking
£50,000 - £60,000 + benefits