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Financial Controller

Location: Sunderland

Salary: £55k - £65k

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167435

NRG is delighted to be working in partnership with a manufacturing organisation in Sunderland on the look-out for a newly created, Financial Controller. This is a hands-on, stand-alone Plant Controller post reporting into a Financial Controller elsewhere in the UK.

This post requires the successful applicant to improve efficiencies within the business financial controls, whilst looking at ways to improve the expenditure across the business unit as a whole.

You will be tasked with bringing ideas and innovation to a newly created post, whilst putting your stamp on an exciting opportunity.

Job Spec

  • Produce Monthly Management Accounts

  • Full management of Balance Sheet

  • Profit & Loss analysis

  • Improve current Expense control and expenditure

  • Provide sales reports on a weekly / monthly basis

  • Assist the external Financial Controller on forecasting & budgeting

  • Perform actual to budget and forecast analysis

  • Highly numerate, ability to use Excel/Word (intermediate to advanced) and Power Point

  • Demonstrate problem solving skills and work as part of a team to drive for continuous improvement


Person Spec


Understanding of US GAAP
Conversant with SOX compliance
Use of SAP / Hyperion
Proven experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment, preferably automotive
Hands on approach

Ideally, you will have manufacturing experience as well as 2 years + post qual experience. (CIMA/ACA/ACCA).