Financial Controller

Michael Page
£65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, healthcare and pension
21 Sep 2020
12 Oct 2020
JN -092020-1228698
Richard Hailey
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Financial Controller opportunity based in South Oxfordshire. As the Financial Controller you will be number two in finance, working closely alongside the FD.

This role would suit someone from a technical background with Group Financial Reporting experience. You will also partner across the business internationally.

Client Details

Fast growth Bio-tech


  • Create and consolidate the monthly Management Accounts and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts
  • Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports
  • Work closely with reporting finance teams to compile accurate and timely financial statements
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation within the jurisdiction of the countries that the Group operates
  • Support the implementation of a new ERP solution
  • Consolidate/improve systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
  • Line manage two finance managers including supporting and mentoring.
  • Report to the FD with timely and accurate financial information


  • A qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with a few years post qualification experience already gained in industry
  • Demonstrable experience in a finance lead role and must have industry experience at a management level
  • Strong technical accounting skills including IFRS, GAAP and combined with strong commercial awareness to successfully inform the commercial business agenda.
  • A proven ability to partner with commercial and operational stakeholders in a fast growing and ambitious business environment
  • ERP implementation experience highly desirable
  • Prior acquisitions and integration's experience considered advantageous.
  • The person will also have the energy, ambition and enthusiasm to grow and add value to the organisation
  • Excellent organisational, analytical and interpersonal skills

Job Offer

c. £65-70,000 Basic Salary, bonus and great benefits