Financial Controller - Retail

Location
England, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Ref
13850855/001
Contact
Dan Atkins
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

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.

Client Details

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.

Description

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

Profile

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

Job Offer

£50,000 - £60,000 + benefits