Assistant Financial Controller

Assistant Financial Controller

  • Location

    Maidenhead, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance, Senior Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Miles Gallagher

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Assistant Financial Controller - £50,000 - £55,000 plus bonus plus benefits - Maidenhead, Berkshire

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting for an Assistant Financial Controller for a rapidly growing global £300 million t/o sales, distribution and services company based in Maidenhead.

This is a new role which will play a critical part in the building of a 'best in class' control environment for the Group. Working together with a high performing team and reporting directly to the Financial Controller - Group, you will ultimately raise the profile of Group Finance for the Audit Committee and the Board. Against a background of significant change, including mergers and acquisitions and the implementation of a worldwide ERP system, you will provide high quality technical support.

This is a varied role which requires a pro-active individual who is able and willing to travel within the UK and internationally and that would thrive in a constantly evolving business. The individual in the role will have a number of Business Units allocated to them, for which they will have responsibility for various control functions.

The successful Assistant Financial Controller:

  • Will be a qualified ACA or ACCA qualified with at least three years post qualified experience, either in industry or practice.

  • Excellent organisation and communication skills.

  • You will have up to date knowledge of IFRS and a desire to remain technically up-to-date.

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of financial control environments and month end accounting processes.

  • Analytical review and challenge, either from an audit background or a similar role in industry.

  • Ability to analyse and challenge financial information.

Assistant Financial Controller - £50,000 - £55,000 plus bonus plus benefits - Maidenhead, Berkshire

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.