We are a respected, successful and entrepreneurial family-owned group with interests across several sectors and we are seeking a hands-on and commercially-minded Group Financial Controller. Working with the CFO as his natural deputy you will direct and manage finance operations for a portfolio of operating entities, through the shared services center. The role includes all of the normal responsibilities of a financial controller, but the main focus will be on providing commercially and operationally relevant management information, data and analysis with the aim of enhancing business performance. You will also take the lead on financial due diligence for M&A activity, ensuring that target companies represent sound investments, and that financial targets are achieved post-transaction.
You are a certified accountant with a track record of success as a finance business partner and as a senior leader in the finance function. Ideally you have held a commercial business role. You can demonstrate competency in building capable and responsive teams with a positive, flexible and can-do culture. You know how to enhance understanding of financial information and can help business leaders link financial reports to business strategies based on evidence.
You have experience of working with and presenting to senior leadership teams and know how to communicate detailed financial concepts and data simply and in commercially-relevant ways. You have a history of forming strong, trusting and honest relationships with business leaders who will seek you out for advice and guidance on commercial issues.
If this describes you and you are ready to take your career to the next level, please apply below.