Financial Controller

Halesowen, West Midlands


Reference No: LG/14482

£45000 - £50000 per annum

greenwellgleeson are working exclusively with a growing SME manufacturing business based in Halesowen. The role is a Number One in Finance of a £10 million business with significant growth plans. Reporting directly into the MD but with reporting lines to the Group CFO and Group FD this role offers excellent exposure at Board level.

Main purpose of the role is to manage the day to day running of the finance function but with an emphasis on process improvements and working with the Group on the clear growth strategy of the business.

Key Responsibilities:


Weekly flash reports into group by Monday lunchtime

Monthly business review papers by 1 week prior to review meeting

Month end processes – all balance sheet recs, month end journals, closing books of prime entry, rolling over the month end, reporting into Group within 10 working days of month end

Supervision of Accounts payable, Accounts receivable, credit control, cash and bank transactions. Working capital management.

Weekly and monthly payroll data collation.

As well as the BAU tasks the role requires the individual to lead a number of projects to include an ERP implementation, continuous improvements as well as assisting Group around the commercials of the business.

We are ideally looking for a Qualified accountant with a proven track record of leading a team in an SME environment. Knowledge of the manufacturing sector would be a distinct advantage.