Business Controller - Exclusive

Comprehensive salary
Posted 4 weeks ago
Job ID: 7940

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working with an international client in its search for a Business Controller to join their team in the UK, near Manchester.  

In this role, you will play a key role in driving commercial business unit performance by providing transparent and meaningful financial analysis, insights, and high-quality decision-making support.

The Business Controller will partner with the commercial team on business decisions and opportunity identification, and advise on risks and opportunities.

The successful candidate will be a collaborative team member, work cross-functionally, challenge the status quo, and have a proactive approach with an analytical mind.

Responsibilities:
  • Support the achievement of financial targets and KPIs
  • Support Management in the preparation and presentation of monthly business reviews
  • Ensure strategic decisions are supported by in-depth analysis and robust business cases
  • Support on all financial planning and forecasting activities
  • Secure an optimized overall cash flow, with a high level of focus on working capital
  • Highlight areas of business and financial risk and ensure controls are in place to monitor

Experience required:
  • Higher education - preferably economics, finance or related
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in Business Controlling, ideally within an international manufacturing environment
  • Strong understanding of accounting (exposure to month-end close cycle)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
  • Fluent English

EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.