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Group Financial Controller

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Dragon PSR
07 December 2013
21 December 2013
Contract Type
£100k to £120k + Bonus + Benefits

Further information

An exciting opportunity has arisen to play a key role in the growth and development of this newly listed main market plc. Operating in the hi-tech engineering sector, this internationally diverse company has recently completed a substantial strategic acquisition which provides the platform for further ongoing growth.
As a result of the rapidly increasing scale of the organisation, there is a need to recruit the new role of Group Financial Controller.  

Reporting to the Group Finance Director your remit will include:

  • Leadership & development of a small central finance team.
  • Indirect leadership and support for remote regional controllers
  • Delivery of all monthly reporting, consolidation, analysis and commentary
  • Leadership of the annual and half-year Plc reporting process
  • Ownership of tax, treasury and foreign exchange management
  • Full integration of the newly acquired business
  • Provide close support to the Group Finance Director on a range of ad-hoc projects
  • Ensure the reporting and controls infrastructure provides an appropriate level of 'future-proofing'
  • Provision of advice and guidance on a range of corporate, commercial and strategic initiatives

The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Experience in a Group Financial Controller position - FTSE 350 Plc or larger
  • 'Big 4' ACA, strong academic history
  • Technically strong (IFRS, Plc reporting, Taxation and Treasury)
  • Strong experience in a multi-site, multi-country environment
  • Strong leadership and development ability
  • Ideally used to change and fast growth
  • Flexibility to travel internationally, including longer periods during acquisition integration
  • Experience with a leading consolidation package
  • Sharp, credible and intellectually agile

DragonPSR has been retained exclusively for this assignment.

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