Financial Controller

Michael Page Finance
England, Staffordshire, Cannock
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Closing date
Dec 3, 2021

View more

Job Role
Salary Range
United Kingdom - GBP - £, £25,000 - £49,999, £50,000 - £74,999
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

The Financial Controller will be responsible for the smooth running of all the day to day operations (based in Cannock) carried out by the finance Department. This includes all reporting, budgeting and forecasting requirements as well as offering support to the plant on all financial matters.

Client Details

Our Cannock based client is large, successful leader in the design, development and manufacturing of products; supplying to some of the world's largest organisations.


As the onsite Financial Controller you will be responsible for:

Management of the Plant Finance team to ensure all tasks are completed in a timely manner.
Reporting of the actual plant financial performance on a monthly basis.
Forecasting of the plant financial performance on a monthly basis.
Completion of the annual budget and 5 year business plans.
Analysis and interpretation of actual spends against budgets and KPIs to ensure control of departmental spends.
Complete profit and analyse to explain variances between budgeted results and actual results
Work with the external audit team to ensure compliance against all relevant IFRS
Train, coach, engage and challenge all members of the plant team in order to maximise the financial results of the plant.
Monitor, forecast and control the cash requirements of the plant.
Represent the Finance department at any meeting where required.


The successful applicant will have a track record at Financial Controller or Finance Manager level, will be technically strong and have a deep understanding of finance systems.

Ideally you will be coming from a manufacturing background yourself and will have experience communicating finance to non-finance stakeholders.

Job Offer

Up to £55,000


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 155 offices in 36 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package. We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career.

Find Us
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert