Commercial Financial Controller

Posted 03 July 2024
Salary £75000 - £78000 per annum, Benefits: 12000
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameRoss Bull

Job description

Financial Controller

Axon Moore are supporting an established manufacturing business with an international presence, in sourcing a high calibre, Commercial Financial Controller to act as site number 1 for the highest growing division. With revenues in excess of £300m, our client is undergoing significant growth, primarily via M&A and as Commercial Financial Controller you will play a key role in the continued development. You will be partnering with the executive team in producing key analysis and MI to drive decisions both at home and abroad to maximise the profitability and efficiencies across the business.

Salary - £75,000 - £78,000 + 15% Bonus

Location – Macclesfield, 3 days on site, flexible start and finish times

Main duties as Commercial Financial Controller

  • Providing commercial analysis to the site MD and group in order to support decision making
  • Acting as true business partner to operations to drive growth and profitibility 
  • Providing technical expertise to ensure a compliant and efficient finance function
  • Heavily involved in the manufacturing process to ensure line efficiencies
  • Maximising costings through analysis of raw material spend and supply chain
  • Managing and developing a team of 4 part qualified accountants
  • Managing the forecasting and budgets processes
  • Strong market awareness to recognise external business opportunities

Person Specification

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Experience in a similar environment is a must (FMCG, Manufacturing, Engineering)
  • Excellent people skills
  • Experience of initiating operational efficiencies
  • Strong business partnering skills
  • Experience of managing a small team