Financial Controller

Location UK / Lisburn

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1378353

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Financial Controller based in Lisburn

Financial Controller

The company:

ASG Tooling Comprises of two separate operating entities providing design and manufacture from two sites, one in Lisburn NI and the other in Reddish, Manchester. We operate in a dynamic and rewarding sector and are currently expanding to meet the current demand locally and overseas. Our clients range from global OEM’s to local supply chain.

Location of work:

Your primary location of work will be Lisburn, Northern Ireland, but the role will also involve regular travel to Manchester, England.

The Role:

Reporting to the Managing Directors of two subsidiaries with a dotted line to Group Finance, this role will involve the following duties:

  • Overseeing the preparation of monthly Management Accounts, including timely preparation and compilation of relevant documentation including variance analysis for review by the Group Financial Controller.
  • Focusing on accurate and value-adding Management information, relevant KPI’s should be introduced, sales analysis reports and margin analysis by customer and product should be reviewed with the MDs.
  • Lead the annual budgeting process for the ASG Tooling group and conduct quarterly re-forecasting.
  • Review and assist with the weekly cash forecasting process.
  • Develop and mentor the finance personnel at the two sites.
  • Continually look to implement and improve financial processes and controls throughout the businesses. 
  • Monthly review of financials with the senior management teams.
  • Be the key contact for external accountants / auditors in the preparation of year-end Statutory Accounts and Tax calculations.
  • Regular travel to Manchester, England. (minimum quarterly, preferably monthly)
  • Ad hoc duties, project work and analysis of financial information where required

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will hold a recognised professional accountancy qualification
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to deliver high quality work within strict time frames
  • Knowledge of ERP Accounting packages, in particular Sage 50.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel (to a minimum of v-look ups, pivot tables, if statements), Outlook, Word and Power Point.
  • Self motivated, and can work on their own initiative.
  • Have manufacturing experience including product costing.
  • Prior experience of project accounting would be beneficial.

Salary circa  £40K

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