Group Finance Controller

Birmingham, West Midlands


Reference No: 16532/SR_1649948020

£70000 - £90000 per annum

Greenwell Gleeson have been retained to recruit a Group Finance Controller for cutting edge technology business. Having recently receive major investment, they are well placed to execute the growth strategy and help revolutionise their industry sector.

Key Duties:
*Quickly build credibility with the Executive team, owners and overseas investors
*Establish a finance function that is seen as best in class and which can facilitate other new business additions
*Develop, implement, maintain robust controls and ensure all risks are identified and managed
*Develop financial and tax strategies in line with organisational objectives
*Management of the Treasury function and all FX transaction
*Deliver timely and accurate reporting & KPI’s for local management and Group including full statutory accounts.
*Shape the suite of reports that will drive the commercial decision making process of the operational & new investments
*Work with the Executive team and Group to drive the strategic direction. Always seeking to maximise Profit & Cash generation.

Practical Experience
*Hold recognised accountancy qualification
*Experience of working in an end to end finance role within an owner managed, SME or Division of a larger group
*Experience of working in an international business, dealing with multiple currencies
*Provide a demonstrable track record in delivering excellent control and reporting frameworks.
*Experience of accounting for JV’s, SPV’s and high value capex projects
*Provide a demonstrable track record in supporting the commercial decision making process, ultimately driving profit & cash optimisation
*Experience of managing external funder relationships and raising finance

Personality Traits
*Demonstrates a Can do Attitude and always delivering on tasks though to a conclusion
*Intuitively able to comprehend business needs and taking appropriate decisions to drive business growth and improvement
*Hands on with an eye for detail but able to appreciate the bigger picture
*Adaptable character, strong enough to challenge whilst at the same time able to build long-term relationships with management and group

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