Senior Financial Controller
Senior Financial Controller
Your new company
Hays have been retained to exclusively recruit a Senior Financial Controller for MBI in Chessington. A highly successful privately owned ‘Direct-Marketing’ business , they are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year! Their first products were medals celebrating the Apollo ‘moon-landing.’ MBI have a team with a true family-feel culture to them, and therefore boast excellent staff retention in the business. One of the many reasons for this retention is they offer an excellent ‘work-life balance’ for career-minded individuals. They operate globally and the UK reports into their US Head office, a $350m turnover consumer products business. They are constantly innovating new products, using business intelligence to drive success and empowering staff to make the difference. Working with a passionate and experienced Managing Director, this is a fantastic opportunity for a finance individual who wants to learn how to lead a business and become a Finance Director. Based in accessible offices in Chessington Surrey, close to the A3 and M25, they are a short walk from the station.
Your new role
Reporting to an inspiring Managing Director you will manage a team of 5 and will be expected to optimise the company’s financial performance, safe-guard the company assets and maintain internal controls, while ensuring regulatory and legal compliance. You will be recruited as Senior Financial Controller, with the view of being on a ‘fast-track’ to Finance Director. You will be responsible for financial analysis, business plans and targets, tax and for leading the finance team. This is a unique opportunity, where you will receive mentoring and coaching to progress through to Finance Director.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified with a least two years of post-qualification experience. You will be ambitious, with the desire to be a Finance Director for a successful SME business. In addition, you will have the ability to lead, make decisions and drive the future success of the business. You will be a strong communicator with integrity and credibility.
What you'll get in return.
A salary of £55,000 to £70,000, plus excellent pension, life assurance, healthcare and private medical cover. The chance to own a finance function and work for a passionate MD in a vibrant and friendly business. And a fantastic opportunity to fast-track through to Finance Director of this business.
What you need to do now
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