Financial Controller Manufacturing

Financial Controller Manufacturing

  • Location

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance

  • Contact:

    Miles Gallagher

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Financial Controller Manufacturing £70,000 - £80,000 Liverpool

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting for a Financial Controller for a rapidly growing Manufacturing company based near Liverpool.

You will be the Financial Lead for my client's operations manufacturing site and their external manufacturing western Europe. You will ensure strong financial governance and compliance for the site, financial strategy, financial accounting (balance sheet and income statement), financial reporting, financial and investment decision making, business planning and forecasting.

As a member of the Site Leadership Team which is responsible for running the manufacturing operations. You will contribute to broader site leadership including environment health and safety, quality (good manufacturing practise), supply chain, HR, engineering, continuous improvement, site initiatives and site strategy. You will set objectives for the team and lead by example. You will comply with all local and Corporate Financial Policies/Controls/Manufacturing Standards - be responsible and own how they are managed for site operations, understand how they relate and ensure that specific financial policies such as FRAP, travel and capital are well understood by business partners.

Ensure the financial team owns the following: trial balance, balance sheet and Income statement, Internal Controls/Sox process ownership, capital/inventory controllership, blue book/standard costing process and financial audit management. Operate as a trusted business partner in influencing local and corporate business decision making. Ensure that compliance is maintained and risks are understood as part of the decision process.

The successful Financial controller will be a qualified (ACA, ACCA, ICAEW, CIMA) Accountant with previous experience of working and controlling a Manufacturing plant / site. Product costing experience is highly desirable as is previous experience of working for an American organisation. This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing and well known US Manufacturing company.

Salary £70,000 - £80,000 plus car allowance plus benefits,

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.