Accounting

Assistant Financial Controller

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Financial Controller to join a growing pharmaceutical company in Berkshire.

You will be supporting the Operations Controller to ensure that the business objectives are being met. You will be accountable for business partnering with key areas of the business as your partner and advise senior stakeholders with regards to their financial planning and analysis of primary costs and CAPEX budget. As the company continues to grow at a rapid rate, there will be opportunities for international moves or even the next step into a Financial Controller role.

To successfully deliver in the profile position, you will need to have:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA).
  • University degree.
  • Demonstrable technical accounting experience.
  • Manufacturing experience.
  • Previous experience preparing external reporting and financial statements and presenting these to the business.
  • Excellent attention to detail and experience of working with high volumes of data.
  • The ability to build strong, professional relationships and partner with other areas of the business.
  • Experience with accounting systems such as SAP and Hyperion and exceptional excel experience.

A little more information about the role:

  • Business partnering with key areas of the business. Working with senior stakeholders to maximise opportunities.
  • To be involved with and support the preparation of annual budgets along with mid-term plans.
  • Responsible for the reconciliations of the financial information which comes from the Shared Service Centre.
  • Supporting the Financial Controllers in maintaining robust forward-looking forecasts for site costs.
  • Responsible for the Financial Control, Planning and Analysis for Primary Costs and the CAPEX budget.
  • Involvement of ad-hoc projects such as process improvement and controls.

If you have the skill set required, or would like further information, please apply below. Unfortunately, we may not be able to respond to every unsuccessful applicant.

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency