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Financial Controller



UP TO £70,000 (Potentially Negotiable to £75k) + Benefits


We're exclusively supporting a well-respected Engineering company located in Shrewsbury who is looking to recruit an experienced Financial Controller to join the business.

The Financial Controller position is a newly created role to help support the companies ambitious growth plans where they look to double in size over the next 3 years.

You'll be responsible for leading the transactional finance team, financial reporting, Cashflow Forecasting, P&L Management / Forecasting, Budgeting, Management Accounts and Financial Reporting.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious candidate who'd like to take on a newly created role, introduce new procedures, set strategies and create efficiencies in a rapidly expanding business.


  • Reporting the Managing Director, you'll be responsible for leading the finance function.

  • Leading a team that leads the transactional elements of finance which includes a Finance Manager and 2 ledger clerks.

  • Full P&L responsibilities, cashflow management, forecasting and budgeting.

  • Responsible for the Financial Planning and Analysis

  • Producing accurate reporting, reviewing project GP variance, identifying trends and risks

  • Overseeing the management of the Debtor Days and Ensuring that accounts/projects are placed on stop until payments clear

  • Preparing financials for year to and liaising with the external accountants

  • Working closely with the external accountants who manage the current management accounts process with a view to bringing these internal within the next 6 to 12 months.

  • Responsible for running a project to move the financial systems from Sage 50 to a modern ERP System (to be defined which one) to create efficiencies and set the business for growth

  • Creating financial reports for the Shareholders, Board of Directors and Non-Executive Directors


  • You'll need experience as a Financial Controller or currently be in a similar role such as; Finance Manager, Finance Business Partner, Senior Management Accountant, Finance Director

  • Must have experience within a similar industry such as Manufacturing, Construction, Engineering where the business is involved in Project based work

  • CIMA qualified or equivalent

  • Experience of producing management accounts, financial reporting and analysis is essential.

  • Experience of working with ERP systems and Sage 50 would be a significant advantage.


Please send your CV for Financial Controller position via the advertisement for immediate consideration.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits + Hybrid
  • Location: Shrewsbury, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Accountancy
  • Recruiter: GetRecruited UK Ltd
  • Contact: Matthew Ager
  • Tel: 0161 850 1091
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-08-21 17:19:44 -

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