Location : London
Contact : Philip Hodson
Call : Philip
Email : email Philip
Reference : 100001

We are pleased to be partnering with a Private Equity backed business based in London to hire a Financial Controller. Experience within Manufacturing, Technology or FMCG is essential for this role. This role will assist in the international growth of the organisation and will assist the CFO directly on a wide range of commercial and transformational projects including building a best in class Finance function globally.


  • Drive selected part of the value creation programme working on interdisciplinary projects in an international context  

  • Develop, define, plan and deliver strategic initiatives/ Programmes in cross-functional teams in different areas of our business, including central functions, to achieve measurable improvements and benefits as part of the organisations Transformation Programme  

  • Provide strategic guidance as well as hands-on support to the Project Leaders to ensure they can meet their targets

  • Support the CFO on selected high value projects

  • Undertake evaluations/reviews of existing ways of working to identify gaps in performance

  • Challenge business owners and identify new areas of value creation and opportunities for improvement.

  • Ensure planned initiatives and projects are delivered on time with the planned financial gains

  • Ensure strategic alignment and effective programme organization

  • Manage effective proactive engagement and communication with all stakeholders (e.g. Finance & Controlling, Communications, Human Resources etc) 

  • Create top management presentation, analyses and reports on a regular basis

  • Actively contribute to developing a positive culture of continuous improvement across the organisation


  • Experience working as a Finance Manager/FC within a high growth international organisation

  • Experience of working in a demanding Manufacturing environment with highly motivated and driven professionals

  • Experience of working autonomously on projects and handling multiple work streams

  • Qualified Finance Professional