Financial Controller

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace, Other

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Benefits

  • Contact:

    Matthew Wainwright

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:



To £55,000 + Bonus, Car, Benefits




The Role

This position supports the Finance Director and Managing Director of this Leicester division of a global aerospace business:

  • Oversee the activities, and manage the development, of a team of junior colleagues.
  • Finalise and submit financial and management accounts to tight deadlines, with the assistance of the team.
  • Report on costs and margins, performing analysis to ensure ongoing operating profit.
  • Formulate monthly and quarterly forecasts.
  • Ensure controls are in place and met, reporting under US-GAAP and ensuring Sarbanes Oxley (SOx) compliance.

The Person

This opportunity is ideal for a Qualified Finance professional to gain experience in an autonomous role, where they will be able to have an impact on the day-to-day activities of the business. You will possess:

  • Previous Accounting experience at a Manager level, gained in a high-volume manufacturing environment, such as the Aerospace, Automotive or general manufacturing sectors.
  • Proven ability to manage and engage with a small team of junior finance colleagues.
  • Experience in a US owned business, hence familiarity with SOx and US-GAAP.
  • A full ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualification.

The Company

Our client is a UK division of a US multi-billion dollar business which manufactures components to be supplied to the aerospace and defence industries.

How to Apply

To apply, please do so online, attaching a copy of your CV and details of your current remuneration.

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