Finance Director

£80,000 to £95,000 p.a. / Permanent / London

Finance Director, circa GBP90k, FMCG, Berkshire

Fantastic opportunity to join a German business, launching its Brand in the UK. Based in Berkshire,

· Looking for a Director of Controlling to be fully responsible for the Finance function and act as commercial business partner to the 2 X Director of sales for the kitchen appliances and vacuum cleaner P&Ls.
· Very important to build strong partnerships with the Director of Sales and as well as drive profitability and commercial awareness but to support them in achieving their targets.
· Strong leadership needed, as well as finance and sales the Director of Controlling will lead other departments such as Customer Services, HR, IT, Operations and Legal. This role is the driving force behind building good morale and a collaborative working environment.
· This position will be responsible for all financial aspects of the company. From Budgeting, forecasting to monthly management reporting with a strong Finance team (FC and a team of 3/4) doing the production of the accounts and the Director of Controlling having full ownership and being fully accountable.
· Corporate responsibility working with senior management team and responsibility for logistics and materials

The person:

· Strong financial background. Qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA
· Somebody with both an SME/Start Up background with exposure to Corporate Structures (due to extensive investment and planned growth)
· Somebody with strong commercial acumen and is challenging in driving the business forwards
· Someone hungry, ambitious, driven and a firm driver of strong collaborative working environments

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To apply for this role speak to the dedicated consultant:

Andy Lee

Tel:020 7042 8421