Financial Controller - Coventry

Nils Lloyd-Penny
Date Posted
16 Nov 2022
Work Type
Full Time
When available
£70,000 Per Annum

Our client , a specialist manufacturing company with a 70 year history based in Coventry , is looking for an experienced Financial Controller to join their team. Working closely with senior managers and the CEO, this role will be responsible for the financial operations of the UK business. They will assist in planning and commercial decision-making by providing appropriate financial information and undertaking related analysis. The role has real scope and possibility to progress into the role of Finance Director. This position will be perfect for someone who is able to deliver value in a growing business and is excited to gain wider experience in an organisation with an international footprint. This could be either a full time or a part time position , (approx four days a week), with flexible working.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary c£70k
  • Employee benefits/rewards programme
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Private Healthcare

  • Producing documents for, and positively contributing to, the monthly Board meetings
  • Building financial models to improve the accuracy of the company budgeting & forecasting process
  • Provide and facilitate strategic focus for the business and its senior members
  • Review and submit quarterly VAT returns
  • Finalise and analyse monthly management accounts including posting accruals, depreciation etc.
  • Stock Reporting and Stock Audit over 4 plants
  • Manage, coach and motivate an established small Finance team
  • Working with Product Managers on pricing and margin analysis and assisting with pricing changes in line with raw material fluctuations
  • Producing the annual budget and quarterly reforecasts
  • Leading and managing the year end Audit Process with the assistance of the Finance Manager
  • Preparing documentation required for the Corporation Tax computation
  • Managing annual renewals of leases, utilities, healthcare etc.

  • Ideally qualified (ACA / CIMA/ ACCA) finance professional
  • Experience in the retail or distribution sector would be an advantage
  • Experience of manufacturing would be an advantage
  • Experience of stock accounting essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excel and SAP experience is essential
  • Able to prioritise tasks in a fast-paced environment.

   This Vacancy
Ref: 2517
Role: Financial Controller
Location: Coventry