Our client is a Private Equity backed FMCG business based near Cambridge. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Financial Controller to help support the businesses ambitious growth plans.

Our client is a Private Equity backed FMCG business based near Cambridge. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Financial Controller to help support the businesses ambitious growth plans. Reporting into the CFO the role will afford the successful candidate the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking business.

Key responsibilities:

• Lead a team of 10 responsible for financial accounting and reporting, treasury management, accounts payable and accounts receivable.

• Co-ordinate reporting processes including:

o Weekly short term cash forecasting
o Quarterly reforecasting, annual budgeting and medium/long term planning
o Monthly Board reporting, analysis and commentary to ensure variations to budget/forecast are fully understood, and to support key decision making
o Routine and ad hoc Shareholder reporting

• Lead statutory audit process and ongoing tax planning process

• Develop, drive and implement best practice processes and improvements to reporting

• Build, manage and sustain good relationships with internal finance colleagues, UK and USA Senior Leadership teams and Board members

You will be a Qualified Accountant with a track record of leading successful finance teams, improving financial processes and tackling taxation or treasury issues. You will possess strong financial modelling skills with the ability to deliver results and projects within agreed deadlines. You must be a self-starter with strong leadership skills and the ability to build strong relationships internally and externally. Preferably you will have experience of working in the FMCG sector and with a Private Equity backed business.

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Email candidates@equityfc.com.