UK&I Financial Controller
Your new company
IKEA UK & Ireland is a values-driven business with an inclusive, open and honest culture. They are always seeking people who share their positive attitude and values which inform how they operate and work together towards realising their vision "to create a better everyday life for the many people". IKEA believes that every individual has something valuable to offer and they strive to have the same values in the way they work.
Your new role
As the UK&IE Financial Controller you will be responsible for financial processes and controls for the UK & Ireland. Reporting to the Deputy CFO you will lead the finance function and business partner with internal and external stakeholders to provide financial analysis supporting the business’s needs. This is a hands on role that looks to make things happen as the business evolves, and IKEA look to strengthen their position in the market.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with an extensive PQE. This role sits within the central offices of the UK & Ireland and is responsible for leading a large team both directly and remotely therefore it will be essential that you have proven leadership capabilities. You will have a strong analytical skill set and a broad understanding of financial standards. You will be a strategic thinker with a demonstrated history of delivering results and driving improvement. Previous experience in a multichannel business with an appreciation for change will set you up to succeed in this role.
What you'll get in return
Working for company that is a household name around the world you will receive a competitive base salary as well as a strong bonus and benefits package. You will be part of an entrepreneurial & collaborative team who influence the financial transformation of the business.
What you need to do now
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