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Senior Financial Controller - Glasgow

£80k to £100k plus excellent benefits - Accountancy
Ref: 5233 Date Posted: Monday 01 Mar 2021
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Senior Financial Controller – Home Based

Salary £80k to £100k plus car allowance and excellent benefits

Lusona has an excellent opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to join our client as Senior Financial Controller. Reporting to the CFO, the successful candidate will be a key member of the senior management team and have fully responsibility for managing and developing the finance function.

The main duties will include:

  • Working closely with the senior management team on strategic issues and providing financial advice for trading companies
  • Managing and developing the finance team, creating annual objectives, and implementing KPIs
  • Overseeing the production and review of monthly management accounts with the Finance Manager
  • Improving financial processes, controls and systems ensuring they are robust and resilient for the future
  • Ensuring the team are engaged and motivated with the capability, skills and positive mind-set to deliver the highest levels of performance
  • Analysing the monthly management accounts, ensuring relevant and meaningful data is presented
  • Identifying and driving performance improvement opportunities within the finance team, including development and integration of business systems and processes
  • Owning the statutory and regulatory reporting including annual statutory accounts (and annual report) for subsidiary companies
  • Liaising with auditors, including the ownership of the year end audit process
  • Implementing robust cash flow / treasury management process, including forecasting and reporting of the lending facility, including lender audits

It is essential that applicants are fully Qualified, ideally ICAS, and will have excellent leadership qualities with the ability to demonstrable experience of leading a team. Candidates must have a strategic mindset and a passion to learn about new businesses.

The client is offering an excellent salary and benefits package.

For additional information please email Jim Rankine –