An opportunity has arisen for a Finance Controller within a business that has experienced continued growth over the past few years. Based in Crawley, they are a market leading service provider to the airline industry that require a hands-on senior finance professional to provide finance, accounting and commercial support across the organisation during a continued period of growth.
Reporting to the CFO, the successful candidate will lead a small Finance team, with the responsibility of ensuring the smooth running of the finance function during this crucial time.
Key duties will include but not be limited to:
* Production of timely, accurate and meaningful financial reports and analysis to senior management and global head office * Oversee all daily, weekly and monthly transactional requirements * Leading and developing a finance and back office team * Ownership of budgeting, forecasting and cash flow analysis. Strong commercial acumen, margin analysis and management * Confident relationship builder, happy presenting internally & externally * Provide commercial support to regional directors. Negotiation and supplier management skills required. * Supporting and challenging budget owners to meet targets and deliver budgets * Attend management meetings and present meaningful financial analysis and guidance / assistance where relevant to senior management * Controlling / maximising working capital * Close contact with financial institutions
* Qualified Accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA * Must be prepared to travel internationally for 2-3 weeks per year * A goal orientated, motivated finance professional with a passion for people management * Professional, assured, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels * Works well under pressure in fast paced environment * Strong technical, problem solving and analytical skills * Sound experience in IT systems and highly process driven
This is a great opportunity to make a significant, long term impact in a rapidly growing company with the potential for significant personal and professional growth for the right candidate.
Please quote 41429 when calling Alexander Lloyd. This is only one of many vacancies we are handling. Alexander Lloyd is a specialist within Finance and Accountancy recruitment.
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