Operations Financial Controller, J46159


Suffolk/Cambridgeshire/home based opportunity
£85,000 - 95,000 + car allowance + benefits

Newly created Operations Financial Controller opportunity for an ambitious, driven and proactive senior finance professional with experience from within the food manufacturing industry. Working for an established, profitable and highly respected food business supplying to the high-end retail market you will report to the CFO, with responsibility for overseeing the running of the finance team on a day to day basis, promoting a finance business partnering approach to operations. You will act with pace to deliver an understanding of the key drivers of business performance, provide recommendations to improve the efficiency and profitability of sites as well as ensuring the business is better informed to make financially evaluated decisions. This is a high profile, influential role and offers the successful applicant an outstanding opportunity to have a real and tangible impact upon the efficiency and future development of this market leading organisation.

Main responsibilities:
* Deliver robust operational budgets and forecasts
* Understand and explain the key drivers of business performance
* Recommend strategies to improve site performance
* Develop and maintain strong financial controls
* Cost vs price financial modelling
* Support the Operations Director with delivery of Continuous Improvement Programme
* Evolve key customer pricing model

You must be a professionally qualified commercial accountant, from within the food industry/manufacturing sector to be considered for this role. You will have excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, be a positive and proactive manager with the ability to lead, develop and inspire. Interested applicants must also be prepared for some travel to company sites across the East Anglian region.

Contact Jodie Woodrow or Nick Culley with your CV ASAP.