Financial Controller

Location: Newbury
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Professional Services
Reference: BH-1284
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: + Bonus up to 20% + Benefits
Job Published: January 09, 2020 11:06
Financial Controller / Up to £85k + Bonus + Benefits / Newbury

Financial Controller with experience in the governance, roll out and implementation of Finance Systems within large scale organisations wanted by an industry leading technology company based in Newbury.

Ventula have partnered with a global tech giant who are looking to hire a Financial Controller to support on the implementation and roll out of several finance systems.
The Financial Controller role will suit fully qualified accountants who still enjoy the BAU activities associated with Finance / FP&A as well as having strong experience supporting businesses in the move from spreadsheet-based accounting to system accounting.

The ideal Financial Controller candidate will also understand the soft skills involved with change in a large company and the challenges in bringing about cultural change and adoption across various stakeholder level groups.

Financial Controller will have a genuine impact and offer senior stakeholder level exposure. You will also support on systems strategy and automation activities as the systems become embedded.

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 
·Ownership of a suite of financial systems that are focused on BAU FP&A processes and reporting. Systems include – but are not limited to – Qlikview, IRIS, AnaPlan and OLAP
·Work in partnership with Finance Transformation teams to the new systems and releases are fit for purpose and successfully implemented and transitioned to BAU
·Manage and support a team who are responsible for delivering key planning, reporting and analysis
·Lead on continuous improvement activities within the systems and processes, focused towards a move to automation
·Act as part of the finance leadership team and contribute to the evolution of ‘the way finance is done’ within the business
·Develop long term strategies for finance systems
·Provide coaching and leadership to the finance system team

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER KEY SKILLS
·Fully qualified (CIMA / ACA / ACCA or equivalent) with experience within a large scale multinational
·Demonstrated experience in the management and development of teams
·Extensive experience with finance systems (management, project, implementation, roll out, strategies etc)
·Strong decision-making skills, an analytical mind that utilises data to drive decision making
·Experience of a strong interest in deploying automation within finance systems / processes
Finance System Manager is a permanent role based in Newbury offering a salary up to £85,000 with a bonus up to 20% along with corporate benefits.
I MUST stress in order to be considered for the Finance System Manager vacancy candidates are required to be fully qualified accountants with strong exposure to Finance Systems.