Financial Controller - Site Lead

Elevation Recruitment Group
Car + Bonus
01 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Elevation Senior Finance are delighted to be supporting a leading Utilities business as they seek to appoint a Financial Controller to lead their site in Barnsley. This well-known business with a national presence, has been successful in securing a number of large contracts over the last few years and is now looking for a strong finance leader to work alongside the Site Director in ensuring the business delivers on them. With a couple of high profile contracts being serviced from the Barnsley site, the performance and finances of the facility are under close review from head office and as such requires an experienced and confident accountant who truly understands the numbers. In addition to strong technical skills, it is essential that all applicants can demonstrate strong analytical and business partnering skills. Complex financial models and analysis will regularly need to be presented to both site and head office management and will need to be explained in a way that is both concise and clear for non-financial staff to utilise. In addition to the above, key duties will include: - Production of reporting models to provide insight in to the project performance - Analysis and presentation of variances against budget and forecasts - Working closely with the Site Director to understand KPI's and formulate business strategy - Forecasting monthly, quarterly and yearly financial results - Cashflow reporting - Providing business partnering and commercial support to senior management both on site and at head office This challenging, high pressure and rewarding senior finance role is an excellent opportunity for any ambitious Finance Manager/Financial Controller. It will give the successful incumbent the chance to take on a role where they are an integral part of the senior management team and have the platform to truly add value and utilise their operational skills. This job was originally posted as