Our client is a renowned global manufacturer, seeking a dynamic and experienced Financial Controller to join their team. As a leading player in the industry, they take pride in delivering cutting-edge solutions and fostering a culture of continuous improvement. If you are a seasoned financial professional who thrives in a fast-paced environment and possesses a passion for optimizing efficiencies and processes, this is an exceptional opportunity for you.
As the Financial Controller, you will play a pivotal role in the financial management and strategic direction of the company. Reporting directly to a highly skilled CFO, you will be an integral part of a collaborative finance team, contributing to the growth and success of the organization.
- Oversee all aspects of financial planning, reporting, and analysis.
- Ensure compliance with global accounting standards and regulations.
- Ownership and control of the month-end process. Prepare monthly Management Reports and Board reports, accompanied with insightful variance analysis and commentary
- Accurate, timely and efficient processing of intercompany accounting entries for multiple Group entities (including elimination entity), ensuring that group consolidation and intercompany balances are reconciled and accurate.
- Develop and implement financial policies and procedures.
- Accurate accounting treatment and external compliance for related party/shareholder loans, including dividend compliance obligations (Div 7a loans) and the provision of proactive information and recommendations to shareholders and related parties.
- Identify opportunities for enhancing operational efficiencies and implementing streamlined processes.
- Work closely with cross-functional teams to drive continuous improvement initiatives.
- Lead the budgeting and forecasting processes, providing insights and recommendations for key business decisions.
- Monitor financial performance against budget and forecast, presenting findings to senior management.
- Collaborate effectively with the CFO and other senior leaders to achieve organizational goals.
- Supervision and development of the offshore Finance team
- Mentor and develop finance team members, fostering a culture of excellence and accountability.
- Assess financial risks and develop strategies to mitigate them.
- Implement and maintain robust internal controls.
- Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field; CPA or CMA certification preferred.
- Proven experience as a Financial Controller in a fast-growing business environment.
- Manufacturing experience
- Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Advanced proficiency in financial management software.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
- A collaborative and dynamic work environment.
- The chance to contribute to the success of a global leader in manufacturing.