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Financial Controller

North West
£65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits including bonus
15-07-2021 03:11 PM
Financial Controller required for well established Private Equity backed business based near Stockport. My client has an excellent reputation and has gone through a period of impressive growth. 

We are now looking for a Financial Controller, ideally with a large practice background as this excellent business looks to continue on its growth journey. Reporting to the CFO this person will lead month-end management accounts production, annual statutory accounts production, budgeting & re-forecasting.  Being the lead in the business from a financial risk & control, P&L performance management and transaction processing point of view. The Financial controller will also be the ‘go-to’ person for acquisition and investment appraisal decision support, including analysing post investment results.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading month-end management accounting process, with associated analysis, insight and reporting.
  • Attendance at monthly Exec meetings to discuss performance and analysis.
  • Driving performance through reporting and analysis, including attendance at regional performance reviews with Operations Director and Regional Manager
  • Preparing monthly finance board pack for presentation to Board and Private Equity investor
  • Leading annual budget process, requiring input from regional managers and senior management
  • Leading, developing, and motivating the finance team.
  • Leading quarterly re-forecasting process
  • Acquisition appraisal analysis and due diligence lead, including post-investment appraisals
  • Investment analysis / decision making support to Board
  • Short and medium term cash flow management and forecasting
  • Covenant forecasting and reporting to bank
  • Completion of all Companies House filing and documentation
  • Upkeep of statutory company registers
  • Analysis of risk within the business and implementation of appropriate controls to mitigate
  • Leading annual audit process with external auditor
  • Completion of draft statutory accounts
  • Liaison with tax advisors for completion of annual tax computations/returns
  • Monthly/quarterly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ad-hoc financial analysis
Key Experience:
  • Qualified accountant
  • Monthly Management Accounting
  • Annual Statutory Accounts Production
  • Team management experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commercial/Operational mindset
  • Excellent MS Office skills, particularly Excel

Who are Resourcery Group?

We are one of the North West’s most experienced and well-networked, independent Accounting & Finance, Change and Transformation recruitment consultancies.

Resourcery Group have grown quickly since inception and are now considered as the go-to recruitment partner and trusted adviser by many of the region’s leading employers, from owner-managed SMEs and PE-backed business to listed PLCs.

We are sector agnostic, finance specific. A local market expert with national reach.

Resourcery Group specialise in talent identification, attraction, resourcing and retention, providing our clients with a diverse pool of talent drawn from the Executive, Sub-Executive, Mid-Market and Newly Qualified, Part-Qualified and Transactional markets for Industry & Commerce, Public Sector and Not-for-Profit.

Please visit our for more information on the business ethos and how we create value as part of the recruitment cycle, complimenting internal talent teams.

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