Experienced Group Financial Controller required for a PE backed retail organisation in Swindon
Your new company
Hays have just been appointed as an exclusive partner with a great client in Swindon to help assist with the recruitment of a Group Financial Controller for their head office in Swindon. This role is a newly created role to work with a PE backed retail business.
Your new role
You will report directly to the CFO and be responsible for managing the accounting function. The group consists of a UK-based trading entity and holding company, and overseas offices. This role offers you a fantastic opportunity to work with a strong team and be directly responsible for creating a excellent financial control environment.
What you'll need to succeed
Qualified Accountant with experience of running a finance team and working in a large and complex environment. Demonstrable experience of process implementation and improvement, with experience in upskilling a finance function (including IT systems), in a fast-paced business. Strong IFRS background, having dealt with challenging technical financial reporting and accounting issues.
What you need to do now
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